About UC

Welcome to University of Canterbury

UCIC is just the beginning of your journey to the world class University of Canterbury. Find out more about the UC programmes, facilities and campus life on the UC website.

Student Life

17,299 students from more than 110 countries (2018 figures) make the University of Canterbury a vibrant and diverse place to live and study.

On Campus

UC offers international students a range of services to assist with adjusting to life in a new country, meeting local students, and succeeding in their studies.

My Connections

With wireless internet access for all students and Christchurch International Airport just a ten minute drive from the campus, you are never far from home.

Study at UC

Established in 1873, the University of Canterbury enjoys a strong international reputation for its high quality degrees, excellent teaching staff and cutting-edge research.

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