Postgraduate Diploma in Water Resource Management in University of Canterbury

University of Canterbury

Campus: Christchurch

Duration: 1 year

Intake: February and July

*Fee: NZ$36,600.00 per year

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UC offers the Postgraduate Diploma in Water Resource Management trains the graduates to work to manage the water and its sustainable use. For this, integrated approach, hydrological, scientific, political, economic and planning skills are developed in the students and multi-disciplinary knowledge is provided to them as well. The students learn innovative and effective ways to do sustainable management of water all over the world.

UC students doing this postgraduate diploma are also benefited from teaching and the research conducted by the Waterways Centre for the Freshwater management which is a research centre based at UC.

Career Outcomes:

The students are prepared for the technical and non-research career in Water Resource Management.

Eligibility Criteria:


The students must have completed their bachelor’s degree in the relevant field of engineering to pursue postgraduate diploma in Water resource management at UC.

English Proficiency Score

  1. IELTS (Academic): Minimum overall score of 6.5, with a minimum of 6.0 in reading, writing, listening and speaking.
  2. TOEFL (IBT): Minimum overall score of 90, with a minimum score of 19 in Reading, Listening and Writing.
  3. PTE (Pearson Test of English – Academic): Overall score of 58 and no communicative skills score below 50.

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