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  • Locations: Christchurch, New Zealand
  • Program Terms: Fall, Full Academic Year, Spring
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: IFSA-Butler 
  • Dates / Deadlines
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Tufts Department Sponsor: Tufts Global Education Areas of Study: Accounting, Advertising, American Studies, Animal Science, Anthropology, Art History, Biochemistry, Biology, Botany, Business, Chemistry, Child Development, Classical Studies, Communication, Computer Science, Creative Writing, Criminology, Culture, Earth Science, Ecology, Economics, Education, Engineering, English, Entrepreneurship, Environmental Studies, European Studies, Fashion Merchandising, Film, Finance, Forestry, French, Geography, Geology, German, Greek, Health Science, History, Hospitality Management, International Business, International Relations, International Studies, IT/Computer Science, Journalism, Kinesiology, Latin American Studies, Law, Linguistics, Literature, Management, Marine Science, Marketing, Mathematics/Statistics, Media Studies, Molecular Biology, Music, Other Language & Literature, Philosophy, Physics, Psychology, Public Health, Public Policy, Public Relations, Social Policy & Administration, Social Work, Sociology, Spanish, Studio Art, Tourism
Housing Options: Apartment - Shared, Dormitory, Student's Own Responsibility Minimum Required GPA: 2.8
Language of Instruction: English Program Type: Study Abroad
Class Level Eligibility: Junior, Senior, Sophomore
Program Description:

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Study Abroad in NEW ZEALAND
University of Canterbury
 
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About the Program
Established in 1873 by scholars of Oxford and Cambridge, the University of Canterbury is ranked amongst the top 3% of universities in the world. If you are interested in hiking, snow sports, rock-climbing or pretty much anything outdoors, prepare for Canterbury to steal your heart and fill up your Instagram feed.

About Christchurch
Located in Christchurch is the largest city South Island. The city has a thriving artistic and cultural scene and plenty of outdoor sports opportunities. Whether it's going hiking, rock climbing or skiing, or going to a concert or art exhibition, or enjoying live music or the theater, you will love studying there!

Program Benefits
  • Participate in the community-based learning opportunity related to the Christchurch earthquakes, providing an easy way to get involved in the community and learn more about earthquake hazards in New Zealand, as well as the various fields that contribute to the response to and mitigation of these hazards
  • Gain real-world experience through the internship program, where you will work with community/government/non-profit organizations in Christchurch and gain academic credit
  • Ranked among the world's top 250 universities, the University of Canterbury was established in 1873 by scholars of Oxford and Cambridge
  • Campus offers numerous amenities, including four libraries, 24-hour computer labs, cafes and restaurants, student health center and recreation center 
  • Business students study at an AACSB accredited School of Business and Economics
  • Enjoy concerts and performances at Court Theatre or visit Christchurch's city center just 15 minutes away
  • Get involved with more than 110 social, cultural and athletic clubs and societies
  • Low-cost bike rentals available at the housing complex

Scholarships
IFSA scholarships are primarily need-based and factor in any additional cost your study abroad program might have over home school tuition. The awards are $500 for summer programs, $1,500 for semester programs and $2,500 for full year programs. These scholarships may apply to any IFSA program, with the exception of our custom programs.

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Contact Us
6201 Corporate Drive, Suite 200 
Indianapolis, IN 46278
800.858.0229
studyabroad@ifsa-butler.org



Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Full Academic Year 2023-2024 02/01/2023 03/01/2023 TBA TBA
Fall 2023 02/01/2023 03/01/2023 07/01/2023 11/10/2023
Spring 2024 02/01/2023 03/01/2023 02/10/2024 06/20/2024