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Ph.D. On Campus

Geography

University of Waikato

36 months
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39957 USD/year
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About

The degree of Doctor of Philosophy in Geography is awarded by the University of Waikato for research carried out under the supervision of at least two staff members. 

Overview

Geography matters because it is about basic human relationships - between people and the environment, and between people and other people. Ranked among the top geography programmes in the world, the Geography programme at University of Waikato is the only solely human geography programme in New Zealand.

Career opportunities

  • Cartographer
  • Consultant
  • Environmental Manager
  • Immigration Policy Analyst
  • Researcher
  • Urban or Regional Planner

Programme Structure

  • The Doctor of Philosophy offer papers in environmental planning, and geographic information systems as well as in social and cultural geography. A number of the papers have particular emphasis on Māori and feminist perspectives, and the social, economic and political processes that produce them. 
  • We'll get you to understand and consider solutions for the world's rapid changes caused by development, tourism, globalisation, environmental degradation, population growth and consumption.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Statement of Research Interest
  • A Sample of your Academic writing
  • Copies of academic transcripts and certificates for qualifications held
  • Academic References
  • A copy of your passport or birth certificate

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    39957 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 39957 USD per year during 36 months.
  • National

    6920 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6920 USD per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Hamilton

1470 - 2020 NZD /month
Living costs

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