Brief description:

The University of Canterbury offers the UC International Undergraduate Scholarship to top-achieving international students commencing an undergraduate degree program at the University.

University of Canterbury, New Zealand

Level/Field(s) of study:

Eligible Bachelors Degree Program offered at the University

Number of Scholarships:

Up to 25 scholarships may be awarded.

Scholarship value/duration:

The scholarship awarded with values of $10,000, $15,000 or $20,000. The duration is for one year.

Eligibility Criteria:

International students from any country except New Zealand and Australia.

Eligible candidates for UC International Undergraduate Scholarship must be full-fee-paying international students and may not be citizens of New Zealand or Australia, or holders of New Zealand residence class visas. They must be completing, or have 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.

Candidates must have applied for admission to the University by 15 August in the year prior to their intended first year of enrollment at the University.


The Closing dates are: 

15th August 2019

31st October 2019

01st March 2020

Instructions for Apply:

Applications for those intending to start studies in 2020 are now open, you have to apply before the due dates for the concern sessions.

It is important to visit the official website (link found below) to access the application form and for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship