Institutes we work with

NIWA has long-standing science links with New Zealand universities.

NIWA supports three Post-graduate Centres of Excellence to attract the best students and train them at postgraduate level (PhD and MSc) in areas of growing demand.

Find out more about Joint NIWA/University Centres Of Excellence and Joint Graduate Schools

NIWA and the Ministry for Primary Industries are offering postgraduate scholarships for Masters students in the field of quantitative fisheries science, particularly stock assessment modelling, and undergraduate scholarships to students interested in a double major in mathematics or statistics combined with biology or marine biology.

Find out more about MPI/NIWA Postgraduate Scholarships