Established in 1873, University of Canterbury is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the small city of Christchurch (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Canterbury. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry for Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment, New Zealand, University of Canterbury (UC) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. University of Canterbury (UC) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 145 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. UC also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.
|Name||University of Canterbury|
|Motto||Ergo tua rura manebunt
Therefore will your fields remain
|Address||Private Bag 4800
Christchurch (population range: 250,000-499,999)
|T||+64 (3) 364 2459|
|F||+64 (3) 364 2171|
|Local students Local student||Not reported||Not reported|
|International students Int'l student||Not reported||Not reported|
|Gender Admission||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Admission Selection||Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades|
|Admission Rate||Not reported|
|Admission Office||UC International Office, Private Bag 4800
+64 (3) 364 2459
Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministry for Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment, New Zealand
Year of first Accreditation
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