When you come to the University of Canterbury you get to enjoy the very best a university has to offer – a world class learning environment, a vibrant campus and a great student lifestyle that’s packed with opportunities.
At UC you will gain hands-on experience in courses led by academics who are actively engaged in research and who are experts in their fields. Our culture promotes active learning, where our vibrant community allows you to be who you are and do what you love.
Our picturesque campus with modern teaching and research facilities is set in the heart of a city that has become a magnet for growth and innovation. Further afield lies a region packed with outdoor adventure, from the mountains to the sea.
This scholarship recognizes and supports top-achieving international students commencing an undergraduate degree programme at the University of Canterbury. The scholarship is currently awarded with values of $10,000, $15,000 or $20,000. Up to twenty-five scholarships may be awarded.
Recipients 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. Applicants 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 UC undergraduate degree programme (see regulations for details). Such students who are undertaking, or have completed, a programme at the UC International College are eligible to apply. The scholarship may not be held by students who: (1) have already undertaken partial study in an undergraduate degree programme at a New Zealand tertiary institution; or (2) have applied for Transfer of Credit from a New Zealand tertiary institution to an undergraduate degree programme at UC. 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.
Amount: $10,000 – $20,000
Location: New Zealand
Deadline: 15 Aug, 2017.
How to apply for this scholarship
You may apply through the school official webpage approximately 8 weeks before applications close.
Application required only. General (any College). Prospective Students. Undergraduate. International Students.
APPLYING FOR THIS SCHOLARSHIP
The online application system will begin accepting applications eight weeks before the deadline. Start application.
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