|University of Canterbury|
|The University of Canterbury was established in 1873, by scholars from Oxford and Cambridge and has developed an international reputation for academic excellence in both teaching and research.
The University is located in Christchurch, the largest city in New Zealand’s South Island, with a population of 360,000. Christchurch offers a wide variety of cultural activities and excellent recreational facilities, including beaches, parks, and golf courses. Christchurch International airport is a 10 minute drive from the University and 20 minutes from the city.
The University offers undergraduate degree programmes in Arts (Humanities and Social Sciences), Commerce, Education (Teaching), Engineering, Fine Arts, Forestry, Law, Music, Science, Speech and Language Therapy, Social Work and Sport coaching. Postgraduate courses range from graduate and postgraduate diplomas, to Masters Degrees based on a combination of course work and research, and purely research-based doctorates.