Current Students - Course Advice - Liaison - University of Canterbury

Course advice for current and transferring students

If you are:

  • a current UC student or
  • transferring from another institution
  • a student considering postgraduate study

and would like course advice, please contact the appropriate student advisor as listed below.

College/ School Student Advisor Contact

College of Arts

  • Bachelor
  • Honours and Master of Arts
  • Music
  • Fine Arts and Social Work
  • Catherine Milligan
  • Martin Ell
  • Azeen Tashakkor

College of Arts,

Phone: +64 3 364 2176

School of Business and Economics

  • Bachelor
  • Honours and Master of Commerce
  • Postgraduate options in Business Managment, Accounting, Economics and Finance
  • Executive Delopment Programmes
  • Malcolm Scott
  • Tsun-En (Ben) Meng

Both advisors can be contacted using this email:

On-line booking for appointments

College of Education

  • Initial teacher education programmes
    at Bachelor and Graduate Diploma levels
  • Bachelor degrees in Sport Coaching and Health Sciences
  • Postgraduate options in Education
  • Postgraduate options in Health Sciences
  • Manja Pieters
  • Kirsty Fraser
  • Lynette Magson
  • Gemma Harte

Advisors email addresses

Phone +64 3 343 9606

College of Engineering

  • Bachelor of Engineering (Hons)
  • Master of Engineering
  • Bachelor and Master of Forestry Science
  • Louise Knewstubb
  • Arran Yuill

Both advisors can be contacted using this email:

College of Science

  • Bachelor of Science
  • Honours and Master of Science
  • Bachelor and Master of Speech and Language Therapy
  • Master of Audiology
  • Anna Chapman
  • Tracey Robinson

For an appointment phone
+64 3 364 2312

School of Law

  • Bachelor of Laws
  • Bachelor of Criminal Justice
  • Master of Laws
  • Master of Laws (International Law & Politics)


Academic managers are also available to assist you with your queries.

If you are considering postgraduate study, download a copy of the Postgraduate Prospectus (pdf, 1MB) or request a copy by phoning 0800 VARSITY (827 748) or email

  • UC Liaison Office
    University of Canterbury
    Christchurch 8140
    New Zealand
  • Within New Zealand
    Freephone: 0800 VARSITY (827 748)
  • International Enquiries
    Phone: +64 3 364 2459
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