Scholarships are offered twice a year for study towards a PhD degree or for the thesis year of a Masters degree.
UC International Doctoral Scholarship
This covers the domestic tuition fee plus a living allowance of NZ$25,000 per annum, paid monthly, and an economy class airfare at the start and end of the tenure.
There is one round one per year.
Applications close on 15 October.
Up to five scholarships may be offered in each year.
These scholarships are only available to international students. Students must enrol in a doctoral programme by 1 October in the year following application.
UC Doctoral Scholarship
This covers the domestic tuition fee plus a living allowance of NZ$20,000 per annum, paid monthly.
There are two rounds for the UC International Doctoral scholarships:
applications close on 15 October and 15 May.
Up to 10 scholarships in each year will be reserved for international students.
International students can apply for both the UC International Doctoral and UC Doctoral scholarships.
College of Business and Economics Doctoral and Masters Scholarships 2007 (new).
The College of Business and Economics will award up to three University of Canterbury Doctoral Scholarships and three Masters Scholarships for students enrolling in these research degrees in the disciplines of Accountancy, Finance and Information Systems, Economics or Management.
Applications for the Scholarships will be assessed on academic achievement but also on broader grounds, including any relevant professional experience.
Doctoral: NZ$20,000 per annum plus tuition fees for up to 3 years (full time)
Masters: NZ$10,000 plus domestic tuition fees for up to 1 year (full time)
Scholarship Application Eligibility: Enrolling or enrolled in PhD or Masters degree at the University of Canterbury.
Late applications will not be considered.
UC Masters Scholarship
This covers the domestic tuition fee and a living allowance of $10,000 per annum, paid monthly.
The living allowance will need to be supplemented by the student. Significant additional funding (of the order of NZ$14,000 -$18,000 depending on the course) would still be required to meet the full international tuition fee.
There are two rounds for the Masters scholarships: applications close on 15 May and 15 October.
For more information on University of Canterbury Doctoral and Masters Scholarships and application forms,Visit the; University of Canterbury Doctoral and Masters Scholarships – New Zealand