University of Canterbury (UC) is New Zealand’s second
oldest university. UC is ranked in the top 3% of universities and has a strong international reputation for high quality degrees, world-class teaching staff and a supportive student community and strong club culture. UC offers a stimulating range of courses, a vibrant campus environment and a great lifestyle, which attracts students and staff from around the world. One of the top universities in New Zealand for research quality, UC is ranked first or second in research in New Zealand in 10 subject areas (Performance-Based Research Fund Report, 2012). UC provides a wealth of active learning experiences and all students benefit from modern teaching spaces, well-equipped laboratories, break-out areas, innovation hubs, more field stations than any other university in New Zealand, work-integrated learning opportunities, online portals, interactive resources and a Learning Skills Centre.