UC International First Year Scholarship (Offshore and UCIC)

  • Bachelor
  • EUR 8800
  • 15 April 2023

The purpose of this scholarship is to recognise and support top-achieving international students who have completed, or are currently completing, studies at either an overseas institution, or University of Canterbury International College (UCIC) and will be commencing an undergraduate degree programme at the University of Canterbury.


• 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, through an overseas institution or at the UC International College (UCIC), a university • entrance-level qualification that permits entry into a University of Canterbury undergraduate degree • programme. • Those studying at secondary level in New Zealand are not eligible. • Applicants, by the closing date for the round in which they are applying (15 April or 31 October), • 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.3

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


Applications must be made online at the Scholarships website by the 15 April or 31 October.

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