Undergraduate qualifications relevant to Renewable Energy

Note:

This list is intended to give New Zealand Scholarship applicants a sense of the range of courses that could align with the priority sector of Renewable Energy. It is not a comprehensive list. Please check institution websites for their full range of courses and up-to-date information. You must do your own research on what could be the best programmes of study and institutes for you.

Energy Management

Bachelor of Science in Energy Studies

University of Otago

3 years

Solar

Bachelor of Engineering with Honours (Chemical and Biological Engineering, Electrical Engineering)

University of Waikato

4 years

 

Geothermal

Bachelor of Science (Earth Science or Geophysics)

University of Auckland

3 years

Bachelor of Science (Geophysics)

Victoria University

3 years

 

Hydrothermal

Bachelor of Environment and Society (Water Management)

Lincoln University

3 years

Bachelor of Science (Earth Sciences)

University of Waikato

3 years

 

Geology

Bachelor of Science in Geology

University of Otago

3 years

Bachelor of Science (Earth Sciences)

University of Waikato                   

3 years

Bachelor of Science (Geology, Geophysics)

Victoria University

3 years

 

Bachelor of Science

University of Canterbury

3 years

 

Technology

Bachelor of Science (Technology)

University of Waikato

4 years

 

Environmental / natural resource management

Bachelor of Applied Science in Environmental Management

University of Otago

3 years

Graduate Certificate in Science

Graduate Diploma in Science

Bachelor of Science (Applied Conservation)

AUT

6 months

1 year

3 years

Bachelor of Science (Environmental Science)

AUT

3 years

Bachelor of Environmental Planning

University of Waikato

4 years

Bachelor of Social Sciences (Environmental Planning)

University of Waikato

3 years

Bachelor of Science (Environmental Sciences)

University of Waikato

3 years

Bachelor of Science (Environmental Studies/Environmental Science/Physical Geography)

Victoria University

3 years

Bachelor of Environmental Management

Lincoln University

3 years

Bachelor of Environment and Society

Lincoln University

3 years

Bachelor of Engineering with Honours (Natural Resources)

University of Canterbury

4 years

Bachelor of Science ((Environmental Science)

University of Canterbury

3 years

Bachelor of Resource & Environmental Planning

Massey University

4 years

 

Engineering

Bachelor of Engineering with Honours (Chemical and Bioprocess Engineering)

Massey University

4 years

Bachelor of Engineering with Honours

University of Canterbury

4 years

Bachelor of Engineering Technology

AUT

3 years

 

Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Mechanical, Mechatronics, Software)

AUT

4 years

 

 Bachelor of Engineering with Honours (Chemical and Biological Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Materials and Process Engineering)

University of Waikato

4 years

Note: 

This is not a comprehensive list of courses.  Please check institution websites.  

New Zealand ASEAN Scholar Awards, New Zealand Pacific Scholarships, and New Zealand Development Scholarships are available for study at the following New Zealand institutions:

Postgraduate qualifications relevant to Renewable Energy

Energy

Master of Energy

University of Auckland

1 year

Master of Energy- extended programme

University of Auckland

18 months

 

Solar

Master of Engineering

University of Waikato

1 year

Master of Engineering (Power and Energy Engineering)

Auckland University of Technology

1 year

Hydrothermal

Master of Environmental Sciences

University of Waikato

1-2 years

Master of Science

University of Waikato

1-2 years

Postgraduate Diploma in Water Resource Management

Lincoln University

1 year

Master of Water Resource Management

Lincoln University

2 years

Postgraduate Diploma in Science (Earth Sciences)

Master of Science (Earth Sciences)

University of Auckland

1 year

 

1-2 years

 

Geothermal

Postgraduate Certificate in Geothermal Energy Technology

University of Auckland

0.5 years

Master of Energy

University of Auckland

1 year

 

Wind energy

Master of Energy

University of Auckland

1 year

Energy Policy

Master of Environmental Studies

Victoria University

2 years

Master of Science (Applied Conservation)

Auckland University of Technology

2 years

Master of Environment and Society

University of Waikato

1-2 years

Master of Environmental Planning

University of Waikato

1-2 years

Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Science in Environmental Management

Master of Applied Science in Environmental Management

University of Otago

1 year

 

12 months

 

Master of Energy

University of Auckland

1 year

Master of Engineering (Power and Energy Engineering)

Auckland University of Technology

1 year

Master or Postgraduate Diploma of Science in Energy Studies

University of Otago

1 year

 

Postgraduate Diploma in Intl Development

Master of International Development

Massey University

1 year

1-2 years

 

Postgraduate Certificate or Diploma in Land & Society

Lincoln University

0.5-1 year

 

Master of Environmental Policy & Management

Lincoln University

1.5 years

 

Master of Applied Science (Environmental Management or Land & Society)

Lincoln University

2 years

 

Postgraduate Certificate or Diploma in Environmental Management

Lincoln University

0.5-1 year

Natural Resource Management

Postgraduate Diploma in Water Resource Management

University of Canterbury

1 year

Master of Water Resource Management

University of Canterbury

2 years

Postgraduate Diploma in Earth Sciences

University of Waikato

1-2 years

Master of Science (Earth Sciences)

University of Waikato

1-2 years

Master of Science (Ecological Restoration or Ecology & Biodiversity; or Marine Biology)

Victoria University

1-2 years

Postgraduate Diploma in Water Resource Management

Master of Water Resource Management

Lincoln University

1 year

 

2 years

Postgraduate Certificate or Diploma in Environmental Management

Lincoln University

0.5-1 year

Master of Applied Science (Environmental Management)

Lincoln University

2 years

Master of Environmental Studies

Victoria University

2 years

Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Science in Environmental Management

Master of Applied Science in Environmental Management

University of Otago

1 year

 

12 months

Master of Science (Applied Conservation)

Auckland University of Technology

2 years

Master of Social Sciences (Geography)

University of Waikato

1-2 years

Master of Science in Geography

Master of Science in Physical Geography

Victoria University

2 years

Master of Arts in Development Studies

University of Auckland`

1-2 years

Postgraduate Diploma in Science (Environmental Management)

Master of Science (Environmental Management)

University of Auckland

1 year

 

1-2 years

 

Technology

Master of Engineering

University of Waikato

1 year

Master of Science (Technology)

University of Waikato

1 year

 

Postgraduate Diploma in Geographic Information Science

Master of Geographic Information Science

Master of Analytics

Master of Engineering (Telecommunications, Power and energy engineering, Computer engineering, Signal processing, Industrial optimisation, modelling and control)

Master of Computer and Information Sytems

Master of Information Security and Digital Forensics

Auckland University of Technology

1 year

 

2 years

1.5 year

1 year

 

 

 

1.5 years

1.5 years

 

Engineering

Master of Engineering

University of Waikato

Auckland University of Technology

1-2 years

Master of Engineering (Neto)

Auckland University of Technology

1 year

Master of Engineering Studies

Massey University

University of Auckland

University of Canterbury

1 Year

1-1.5 years

1- 2 years

Postgraduate Diploma in Engineering (Energy Management)

Massey University

1 Year

Postgraduate Diploma in Engineering (Renewable Energy Systems)

Massey University

1 Year

Postgraduate Certificate in Engineering

University of Waikato

Auckland University of Technology

University of Auckland

0.5 years

Master of Engineering (Power and Energy Engineering)

Auckland University of Technology

1-1.5 years

 

Geology

Master of Science

University of Waikato

1-2 years

Master of Science (Technology)

University of Waikato

1-2 years

Master of Science in Geology

University of Otago

Victoria University

University of Auckland

University of Canterbury

2 years

Master of Science in Petroleum Geoscience

Victoria University

2 years

Postgraduate Diploma in Science (Geology)

University of Otago

Victoria University

University of Auckland

1 year

Postgraduate Diploma in Earth Sciences

University of Waikato

1 year

Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Science (Applied Geology)

Master of Applied Science (Applied Geology)

University of Otago

1 year

 

2 years

Professional Master of Engineering Geology

University of Canterbury

1 year

Postgraduate Diploma in Science (Earth Sciences)

Master of Science (Earth Sciences)

University of Auckland

1 year

 

1-2 years

Note: 

This is not a comprehensive list of courses.  Please check the websites.

New Zealand ASEAN Scholar Awards, New Zealand Pacific Scholarships, and New Zealand Development Scholarships are available for study at the following New Zealand institutions: