Who can help me?

Please see below helpful information for both agents and students.

Find an overseas agent

UC has approved agents in many countries who are available to help future students with advice on:

  • UC programmes and their respective admission requirements
  • Application process for undergraduate or postgraduate study
  • Academic English language requirements
  • Student visa application process and requirements for New Zealand
  • Accommodation Options
  • Tuition and accommodation fees
  • Providing advice and/or assisting with travel arrangements to New Zealand.

UC appointed agents are required to:

  • Abide by the NZQA Code of Practice for the Pastoral Care of International students
  • Provide clear and accurate information about UC and its programmes to students
  • Ensure students are academically and financially qualified to enter UC programmes

Select the country you are in to find an overseas agent near you:

Tuition fees 

UC regulations require tuition fees be paid directly to the University of Canterbury. UC accepts no responsibility for fees paid to or through a third party.

Overseas agent fees

In some countries a service fee may be charged by the agent to cover administration and service costs.

2019 UC visits in your area

Keep an eye out to see when UC are visiting a town near you! We love talking to people about our world class university and what UC can offer you! Contacts us to find out if we are visiting your region in the near future!

New Zealand Secondary Schools

UC has representatives regularly visiting New Zealand Secondary Schools. They can assist with any questions on our qualifications, scholarships, accommodation, university entrance and pathway programmes. These visits are arranged through the school's Careers Advisors, who can let you know times and dates of when UC will next be visiting.

Date Location Event

Saturday 23 March

10.00 - 17.00        

2F Hongshan Hotel, No. 1 Zhongbei Road, Wuchang District, Wuhan NOVO Wuhan Expo

Saturday 23 March

13.30 - 17.30

L6 Sheraton Shenzhen Futian Hotel, 1 Fuhua 1st Rd, FuTian CBD, Futian District, Shenzhen NOVO Shenzhen Expo

Saturday 23 March

10.30 - 18.00

The Pavilion Hotel of Shenzhen, No. 4002 Huaqiang N Rd, Futian District, Shenzhen EIC Shenzhen Expo

Sunday 24 March

13.00 - 17.00

Wanda Realm Wuhan, No. 105, Donghu Road, Shuiguohu Street, Wuchang 360 Wuhan Education Expo 

Sunday 24 March

14.00 - 18.00

Wanda Realm Nanchang, Honggutan New District, Nanchang EIC Nanchang Expo

Saturday 30 March

09.00 - 16.00

Beijing International Hotel, No. 9 Jianguomennei Street, Dongcheng District, Beijing JJL Beijing Expo

Saturday 30 March

10.00 - 18.00

Marco Polo Shenzhen, Fuhua No 1 Street, Futian Central district, Shenzhen JJL Shenzhen Spring

Sunday 31 March

10.00 - 18.00

#5 Dongda Street, Changan District, Shijiazhuang NOVO Shijiazhuang expo

Sunday 31 March

14.00 - 18.00

3F, Guangzhou Marriott Hotel Tianhe, NO.288 Tianhe Road, Tianhe District, Guangzhou IDP Guangzhou Expo
Date Location Event

Saturday 23rd & Sunday 24th March

11.00 am - 5.00 pm

COEX, Main Conference Hall, 513, Yeongdong-daero, Gangnam-gu


Seoul Study Abroad Fair

Saturday 30th & Sunday 31st March

11.00 am - 5.00 pm

BEXCO, Main Conference Hall, 55 APEC-ro, U-dong, Haeundae,


Busan Study Abroad Fair

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