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Bachelor of Environmental Science with Honours BEnvSci(Hons)

University of Canterbury

Christchurch, New Zealand

  • Tuition Fee NZ$ 35,538
  • Country Rank-
  • Duration48 Months
  • Score IELTS: 6 TOEFL: 80

Program Overview

Do you want to do your part for the environment? This degree will give you skills and the practical learning you’ll need to address the pressing environmental issues we face — in Aotearoa New Zealand and globally.

Various disciplines of science intersect in this programme to create a layered understanding of complex sustainability challenges we face — for example in freshwater resources, marine contamination, coastal erosion, biosecurity, natural disasters, and climate change. You will assess impact resulting from disasters, ecological change, and human activity.

The Bachelor of Environmental Science with Honours is accredited by the Environment Institute of Australia and New Zealand (EIANZ) to deliver environmental practitioners for roles in industry, government, education and research, and the community.


  • This degree combines mātauranga Māori and scientific knowledge to broaden your understanding and approach to environmental issues and future developments, using Ki Uta Ki Tai | From the Mountains to the Sea — the full journey and interconnectedness of the natural world.
  • Lab and field work-based learning, with up to 400 hours of work experience.
  • Courses cover a variety of subjects to give you a layered understanding of the sustainability challenges we face and to customise your degree with the issues you are most passionate about.

Cost Of Studying At University of Canterbury

Interest rates as low as 8.9% *


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