Joint Graduate School in Coastal and Marine Science


Future and current students

Study with us

Welcome to postgraduate study at the Joint Graduate School in Coastal and Marine Science. We offer outstanding research opportunities and a wealth of facilities and services to make your time with us as rewarding as possible.

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  • Meet our graduates

    Hear some of our Joint Graduate School in Coastal and Marine Science postgraduate students talk about their life and work in the graduate school.

  • Admission and enrolment

    Familiarise yourself with the admission and enrolment processes for both PhD and masters students.

  • Fees and scholarships

    Everything you need to know about financing your postgraduate study, including student loans, postgraduate funding and a list of postgraduate programme fees.

  • Research facilities

    Find more information about our outstanding opportunities for postgraduate study and research, both at NIWA and the University of Auckland.

  • Student support services

    Whether you need a doctor, academic support, or just someone to orientate you around the campus – there’s assistance available to help you balance your study and living.

  • Student life

    Here you’ll find information on upcoming events, postgraduate support, the School of Graduate Studies and more.