31 Oct 2019 


University of Canterbury, New Zealand

(Partially Funded)


UC International First Year Scholarship_ University of Canterbury

This scholarship recognises and supports top-achieving international students commencing an undergraduate degree programme at the University of Canterbury. The scholarship is currently awarded with values of $10,000, $15,000 or $20,000. Up to twenty-five scholarships may be awarded

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The University of Canterbury  is New Zealand’s second oldest university, was founded in 1873. but in 1961 it became an independent university.

it offers degrees in Arts, Commerce, Education (physical education), Engineering, Fine Arts, Health Sciences, Law, Music, Social Work, Speech and Language Pathology, Science, Sports Coaching and Teaching.

Number of Scholarships: Up to 25 scholarships may be awarded

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • College of Arts
  •  College of business and law
  • College of Education, Health& Human Development
  • College of Engineering
  • College of Science

More details: from here

Required Languages


Eligible Countries


Program Period

One year

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • Recipients must be full-fee-paying international students. Applicants may not be citizens of New Zealand or Australia
  •  Permanent Residents of Australia; or holders of New Zealand residence class visas.
  • Applicants 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 programme.
  • students who are undertaking, or have completed, a programme at the UC International College are eligible to apply.
  • Applicants, by the closing date for the round in which they are applying, must have applied for admission to the University. The scholarship is not tenable by students who have already undertaken partial study in an undergraduate degree programme at a New Zealand tertiary institution

Opportunity Cost

(Partially Funded)

  • The scholarship is currently awarded with values of $10,000, $15,000 or $20,000. Up to twenty-five scholarships may be awarded

How to Apply

First Step: You may apply through the webpage approximately 8 weeks before applications close

Second Step: Follow this steps to apply for the scholarship (from here)

Third Step: Create an account

fourth step: fill the online application before 28 April

Fifth step: If the link is not available, you can fill and download the application ( from here )


if the scholarship is managed by Universities NZ or another department of the University an External Website link will appear below and application instructions will be available through that link

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This Scholarship Published by:
Rahaf Elkhodary/ Egypt

Reviewed by” Shaimaa Abdelmoneim/ Egypt 
MARJ3 Intern
MARJ3 Scholarships team