University of Canterbury

Ilam, Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand


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established Established :

1873

campus University Type and Campus :

Urban

The University of Canterbury (Māori: Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha; postnominal abbreviation Cantuar. or Cant. for Cantuariensis, the Latin name for Canterbury) in Christchurch is New Zealand's second oldest university. It was founded in 1873 as Canterbury College, the first constituent college of the University of New Zealand. Its original campus was in the central city, but in 1961 when it became an independent university it also began moving out of its original neo-gothic buildings, which were re-purposed as the Christchurch Arts Centre. The university now operates its main campus in the suburb of Ilam and offers degrees in Arts, Commerce, Education (physical education), Engineering, Fine Arts, Forestry, Health Sciences, Law, Music, Social Work, Speech and Language Pathology, Science, Sports Coaching and Teaching.

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Administrative staff: 1,167

Students: 14,872

Undergraduates: 10,119

Postgraduates: 2,061

Male students 49 : 51 Female students

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Performance Analysis

Academics
23.5%
International Outlook
91%
Research Citations
38.9%
Industry income
52.1%
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