Postgraduate Candidates - Gateway Antarctica - University of Canterbury - New Zealand

Prospective Postgraduate Students

Gateway Antarctica offers teaching and supervision for graduate qualifications, in addition to offering undergraduate courses. These programmes provide a pathway into exciting areas of Antarctic research or lead to job opportunities primarily with environmental or government agencies.

Programmes Offered

Postgraduate Certificate in Antarctic Studies (PCAS)

Master of Antarctic Studies (MASt)

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Antarctic Studies

See Postgraduate Programmes for details on these.

PhD Information


Refer to Antarctic Research undertaken by Gateway Antarctica.

Preferred topic areas for Masters and PhD research.


See our People page to find out about Gateway Antarctica staff and current students.