Our Bachelor of Environmental Planning (BEP) is a multidisciplinary, research-led programme that prepares you for a career in planning and environmental management.

The below degree is accredited by the New Zealand Planning Institute:

Former degrees accredited by NZPI are:

  • Master of Environmental Planning (MEP)
    MEP is only recognised if you have also completed a "Bachelor of Social Science with Honors in Resources and Environmental Planning" (BSocSci(Hons)REP).

    NOTE: The Waikato University programme is accredited through October 2009. Those students who enrolled in postgraduate courses on or before 30 June 2009 and complete the programme by the end of 2012 will graduate with an accredited planning degree.
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Resource and Environmental Planning (PGDipREP)" 
    Prior 2006 graduates
  • Master of Science Resource and Environmental Planning (MSc)
    1989 - 1994 Graduates
  • Master of Social Science in Resource and Environmental Planning(MSocSci)
    1989 - 1994 graduates.

For Further Information Please Contact:

University of Waikato
Department of Geography, Tourism & Environmental Planning
Private Bag 3105