From English language and foundation studies in academic skills, through to undergraduate, master’s and doctoral degrees, UC offers over 100 qualifications in more than 80 different subject areas. Use this search tool to explore your options.
If you don't meet the academic or English language requirements, our partner organisations offer several programmes to get you ready to study at UC.
Studying overseas is a life-changing experience that broadens your horizons and opens an international network of opportunities.
Scholarships, grants and awards are a great way of funding your university study.
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All international students need to complete their enrolment in person. Find out when you need to arrive to get this done before your lectures start.
UC offers a special event for all international students arriving to study and live in New Zealand for the first time. Find out when you need to arrive to attend.
The International Relationships Office (IRO) is available to assist with international partnerships, institutional collaborations, government and official delegations, and international marketing and recruitment activities. To discuss these opportunities, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
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