University of Canterbury
With over 140 years of history, the prestigious University of Canterbury (UC) in Christchurch is one of New Zealand’s leading institutions, ranked among the top 250 universities globally. As a world top 1% university, UC produces high-achieving graduates like actor Sam Neill and Google’s Engineering Director Craig Nevill-Manning. UC’s esteemed professors lead their fields in both influential research and exceptional teaching, as evidenced by UC’s 5-star QS World University Ranking for research and teaching excellence.
UC provides students with a robust campus experience including four libraries, the state-of-the-art RecCentre fitness facility, art galleries, and varied dining options. Extensive student support includes the Student Care team for personal and academic guidance, peer mentoring, English language assistance, and a comprehensive international student orientation. With over 130 student clubs and societies, opportunities abound. Many courses offer internships, work experience, and other hands-on learning to enable an easy transition into the workforce.
Set in New Zealand’s majestic South Island, UC allows students to embrace the region’s stunning landscape and abundance of outdoor activities alongside academics. With top-tier reputation and support, UC empowers students to reach their full potential.