Welcome to Gateway Antarctica

Gateway Antarctica logoGateway Antarctica is the centre for Antarctic studies and research at the University of Canterbury. Gateway Antarctica plays a leading role in the quest for knowledge in a diverse range of national and international Antarctic research projects. This includes areas such as engineering in extreme environments, Antarctica as driver of (and responder to) climate change, connections between Antarctica and New Zealand, and human influences in and on Antarctica.

Tourism surviving natural disasters

24 November 2014 A University of Canterbury doctoral student is investigating the preparedness and planning of post-disaster tourism service providers. (read article)

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Postgraduate Certificate in Antarctic Studies

Postgraduate Certificate in Antarctic Studies

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‘UC has great connections with Antarctica...’

Wills Dobson Postgraduate Certificate in Antarctic Studies
Atmospheric Technician, National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research
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Announcements and Events

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ENROL NOW for Antarctic Courses and our Postgraduate Certificate in Antarctic Studies summer course

Enrolments are now open for ANTA101, a 5-week introductory course delivered entirely online, starting 17 November.

Postgraduate Research Opportunities

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Public Lectures

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