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  • Contact Name

    UC Switchboard
  • Email
  • Phone

    +64 3 369 3999
  • Address

    University of Canterbury Private Bag 4800 Christchurch 8140

University of Canterbury Undergraduate Scholarships

The University of Canterbury offers the UC International First Year Scholarship to top-achieving international students commencing an undergraduate degree programme at the University.

International students from any country except New Zealand and Australia are the target students.

Scholarship benefits

The scholarship is currently awarded with values of $10,000, $15,000 or $20,000.

The duration is for one year.

These are the requirements to apply for

Eligible candidates must be full-fee-paying international students and may not be citizens of New Zealand or Australia, or holders of New Zealand residence class visas. They must be completing, or have completed on or after 1 January of the year before the year of application, a University Entrance-level qualification that permits entry into a University of Canterbury undergraduate degree programme.

Candidates must have applied for admission to the University by 15 August in the year prior to their intended first year of enrolment at the University.