New Zealand Deans and Directors of Graduate Studies Annual Meeting

This annual meeting brings together deans and directors of graduate studies from all around New Zealand to discuss current issues relevant to graduate studies at tertiary institutions.

This year the meeting is being held at the Hotel Coachman located in Palmerston North. It includes an invitation to the National 3 Minute Thesis Masters Inter-University Challenge hosted by Massey University at the Globe Theatre and dinner at the Café Royale.

Date and venue

21-22 September 2016, Hotel Coachman, Palmerston North


Please register for the dinner and/or 3 Minute Thesis event by 26 August 2016.

2016 Annual Meeting

This year's annual meeting includes discussions on a central repository, joint degree discussion with CUAP and researcher training development.

3MT Masters Inter-University Challenge 2016

Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) sees master's candidates explain their research in three minutes, in a language appropriate to a non-specialist audience. It takes place at the end of the first day at Palmerston North's Globe Theatre.

Register for Meeting and/or 3MT


The Annual Meeting Dinner will be a pre-determined three-course meal at Cafe Royale in the Square Edge Arts Centre in central Palmerston North. Wednesday 21 September at 7pm. Tickets are $30.

    Register for dinner


    Hotel Coachman
    140 Fitzherbert Avenue
    Palmerston North

    Accommodation Booking Details.pdf (60 KB)

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