Take a New Look at Canterbury!
Study in Ōtautahi Christchurch
One of New Zealand’s premier education hubs, Christchurch is the city where you can study, work and experience a balanced lifestyle of exploration and relaxation. As Aotearoa New Zealand’s newest city, Christchurch is home to businesses creating jobs of the future, a thriving tech sector, a progressive mindset and an innovation ecosystem.
In 2023 you will have a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity, at no additional cost, to undertake a unique hands-on experience in the Canterbury region as part of your study in Christchurch experience.
- A basecamp to explore – 2 hours travel from ocean to mountains, 20 minutes to travel from the city to beaches, biking and walking tracks
- A lower cost of living – 11% cheaper than Wellington, 15% cheaper than Auckland
- Connected to nature – home to the largest inner-city park in the Southern Hemisphere.
The University of Canterbury is celebrating our 150th anniversary in 2023. We are New Zealand’s second oldest university. Come and join the celebrations.
Explore Our Campus
Join us for a virtual tour of our campus to see key facilities, programmes and exciting student experiences.
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