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Your Direct Pathway to University of Canterbury (UC)

NZQA Rating

The New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA) has rated UC International College (UCIC) as a Category 1 provider in New Zealand. UCIC has been awarded ‘Highly Confident’ in Educational Performance and ‘Highly Confident’ in Capability in Self-Assessment. This is the highest possible rating that can be awarded and is an endorsement of the excellent learning and teaching environment that UCIC strives to provide for its international students.

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Need to improve your English?

For International Students considering studying overseas, including New Zealand, achieving a sufficient English Language Level is an important step to Academic success. UCIC and Navitas works closely with The Christchurch College of English (CCEL) to provide students who wish to study with UCIC the necessary English language skills for academic success. CCEL offers a variety of courses based on your current English ability levels, which will assist you in meeting the requirements for UCIC.

Academic - English for Academic Purposes 1 & 2 pathway course for those who want to improve their English skills for tertiary study with UCIC.

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Information Sessions

UCIC marketing staff present information sessions both in Christchurch, or in a town or city near you.

You can discuss your study options, receive guidance on your application or just chat to us about living and studying in Christchurch.

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Welcome to UC International College

UC International College (UCIC) is your direct and exclusive pathway to one of New Zealand’s premier universities, the University of Canterbury.

Discover how enthralling it is to study and live in a country that provides a perfect mix of a modern cosmopolitan society existing in perfect harmony with the country’s outdoorsy lifestyle. Living in New Zealand will provide you a chance to grow with its multi-cultural society and natural wonders all at once.