Unique new degree in sustainability

August 26, 2021

The University of Canterbury’s new degree the Bachelor of Social and Environmental Sustainability will open for enrolments from Feb 2022, subject to approval.

UC’s new BSENS degree teaches you how to lead a fair and sustainable transition in this age of rapid and far-reaching social and ecological change.

Understand complex global problems and learn about the wider context for just decision-making including indigenous rights.

You will develop a critical understanding of the ways to advance social, ecological, cultural and economic sustainability, as well as the barriers and pathways for creating societal wellbeing and a sustainable, low-carbon future.

There are four majors to choose from: