Welcome to the School of Environment

The School of Environment is the place to study and research in Geography, Earth Sciences (Geology), Environmental Science, Environmental Management, Geophysics and Geographic Information Science.

Rethinking our volcanic hazard maps

The deadly cloud of gases, ash and rock particles emitted by an erupting volcano could spread much further than previously thought, a School of Environment study shows. Find out more.

A good grounding

When asked how a background in geology supports her international role in natural disaster protection, Alanna Simpson is unwavering in her response. Read Alanna's story on page 13 of InSCight magazine.

AskAuckland Central

Visit us in Alfred Nathan House for information and advice on your degree, your enrolment, fee payments, how to find your way around the campus, Campus Card, visa renewals and more.

Our research and teaching addresses the earth surface and subsurface, climate, social, economic and cultural processes that shape our world. Learn more by visiting Our school.