About the University
The University of Canterbury in Christchurch was founded by scholars from Oxford and Cambridge Universities in 1873. The University of Canterbury has an international reputation for academic excellence in both teaching and research. Its first (undergraduate) degrees and higher (postgraduate) programmes aim to foster intellectual independence, critical thinking, and professional excellence in every field.
The University has the following Departments
- College of Arts
- College of Engineering
- College of Education, Health and Human Development
- College of Science
- College of Business and Law