The University of Canterbury has a worldwide reputation for excellence and a well established track record in innovation and problem solving. By drawing on the resources of the University (whether it be people, facilities, or technology investment) we are able to provide opportunities that will place you and your business at the leading edge, the University of Canterbury is committed to helping business succeed.
Research & Innovation
Research & Innovation encourages commercially-oriented consulting, applied research and technology development activities across a broad variety of disciplines within the University. This includes commercialisation of intellectual property, innovations and new business opportunities. Research & Innovation also works with the Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment and is able to assist industry with technology and capability funding for business projects. R&I staff should be your initial point of contact at UC if you are interested in research, commercialisation, intellectual property, consulting or business opportunities.
UC SPARK (formerly UC Research Profile) showcases UC's research excellence. The profile provides information about individual researchers, the projects they are working on, the research groups they belong to, the specialist equipment that they use for research, and their affiliations.
NZi3 - National ICT Innovation Institute (formerly UCi3)
NZi3 - National ICT Innovation Institute (formerly UCi3) at the University of Canterbury is a national centre for excellence in Information and Communications Technology (ICT).
The first teaching and research facility of its kind in NZ, it links academic and industry expertise to enhance high-tech capabilities and developments.
Bluefern - Supercomputer
Bluefern - Supercomputer An exciting research-led initiative enables UC to introduce world class super-computing to New Zealand's leading academic research and teaching environments.
Careers, Internships & Employment
Careers, Internships & Employment enable you to make contact with some of the most talented people in New Zealand. We offer an opportunity for you to recruit penultimate or final year students and recent graduates.