Geothermal Institute

Courses & training

Whether you desire a career in the renewable energy industry or ongoing professional development your journey starts here, at the Geothermal Institute at the University of Auckland.  We have been training industry professionals since 1978.  The reputation of our teaching and short course offerings are recognised globally.  Many of our graduates hold senior positions in the geothermal industry internationally.

With postgraduate study options and industry training options the Geothermal Institute continues to produce graduates who are making outstanding contributions to the geothermal industry.  Their skills are in demand around the world.  They can be found in New Zealand, USA, Indonesia, Philippines and other parts of Asia, South America and Africa.

2015 Field Trip to Wairakei Power Station, New Zealand
  • Postgraduate study options

    Whatever programme you choose to suit your learning needs, the Geothermal Institute co-ordinates the course of study for students following a geothermal pathway across the University of Auckland.

  • Industry training

    The Geothermal Institute draw upon their real-world experience, consulting on projects around the globe, to bring you professional training that is both relevant and current for today’s emerging geothermal industry.

  • Careers

    The University of Auckland’s Geothermal Institute provides qualifications that are well regarded in the international geothermal industry.

  • Apply now

    Our checklist can help you make sure you have everything you need before making your application.

  • Studying in Auckland

    Take the opportunity to study at a world-ranked university with internationally renowned academic staff and facilities.

  • Funding your studies

    Planning the finances for your studies is an important part of your pre-arrival preparation.

  • Meet our students and alumni

    Read about our students and alumni experiences - find out where this has taken them