UC Engineering International Scholarship (NZ School-Leaver Scholarship)

  • Bachelor
  • EUR 8800
  • 31 October 2023

This scholarship recognises top international scholars and supports them in study towards an undergraduate Engineering degree at Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha | University of Canterbury in Ōtautahi Christchurch, Aotearoa New Zealand.

University of Canterbury
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University of Canterbury

It was founded in 1873 as Canterbury College, the first constituent college of the University of New Zealand.

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Recipients must be full-fee-paying international students. Applicants may NOT be:

Citizens of Aotearoa New Zealand or Australia;

Permanent residents of Australia; or

Holders of Aotearoa New Zealand residence class visas.

Applicants cannot be current or former students in a programme for a BE(Hons) degree at the University.

  • Selection will be based on:
  • Academic achievement;
  • Demonstrated commitment to, and interest in, Engineering;
  • Cultural, and/or sporting participation, and/or community service;
  • General character; and
  • Strategic goals of the University.

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Financial assistance with tuition fees at a value of $15,000


Please note, there are 3 rounds for the UC College of Engineering International Scholarship:

  • March (for those who will be first enrolling for the following Semester 2, or for Summer School)
  • August (for those who are studying in New Zealand at that date)
  • October (for those who are studying overseas at that date)

Applications open approximately 8 weeks before the advertised close date.