UC International First Year Scholarship in New Zealand 2019


The University of Canterbury is pleased to announce the UC International First Year Scholarships to support high – achieving starting international students.

For eligible candidates to pursue a degree program at the University of Canterbury, up to twenty – five scholarships are available.

Founded in 1873, Canterbury University is the second oldest university in New Zealand. It offers more than 100 qualifications in over 80 different subject areas and has awarded an internationally renowned research and teaching ranking of 5-Star QS.

Why at Canterbury University–The university gives an excellent educational foundation to the candidate that they can turn into an amazing career. As a student, graduate, employer or academic, it offers a variety of services based on your needs. It provides students with a secure and secure campus.

Scholarship Description

University or Organization: University of Canterbury
Department: NA
Course Level: Undergraduate degree program
Scholarship Award: Scholarships will be awarded worth up to $10,000, $15,000 or $20,000
Access Mode: Online
Numbers of Award: 25 Scholarships are awarded
Nationality: International students
Scholarship can be taken in New Zealand
Language: English


Eligible Countries: Applications are accepted from all countries around the world.
Eligible Course or Subjects: The scholarships are available to pursue an undergraduate degree program in any subject offered by the university.
Eligibility Criteria: The applicant must meet the following eligibility criteria:
The applicant must be full-fee-paying international students. Applicant must be completed on or after 1 January of the year before the year of application, a university entrance-level qualification that permits entry into a University of Canterbury undergraduate degree program.
Such students who are undertaking, or have completed, a program at the UC International College are eligible to apply. The scholarship is not tenable by students who have already undertaken partial study in an undergraduate degree program at a New Zealand tertiary institution.

Related: Edinburgh University Global Undergraduate Mathematics Scholarships, UK 2019

Application Procedure

How to apply: If you are interested, you may apply for a UC International First Year Scholarships after you have accepted an offer of a place at the University of Canterbury. After taking a full-time enrolment in the first year of a programme for an undergraduate degree at the university in the subject you wish to study, you are eligible to complete an online application for the scholarships.
Supporting Documents: To apply for the scholarships, you will need to submit supply documents including Proof of citizenship or residency status (e.g. birth certificate, passport), Evidence of community involvement, financial hardship or ethnic background, List of referees, Transcripts or records of learning, Referees and if necessary arrange any academic or language tests required.
Admission Requirements: To apply for the scholarships, the applicant must need to apply for the admission at the university
Language Requirement: To study at UC, you need to have sufficient fluency in written and spoken English.


Each successful applicant will receive the amount worth up to $10,000, $15,000 or $20,000.

Deadline: August 15, 2019

To Apply for UC International First Year Scholarship in New Zealand: Click Here

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