Complete your application

What kind of student you are will determine the application forms you will need to fill out.

Apply now with myUC

If you will be a domestic or international student you can apply online with myUC, the University of Canterbury's student portal, for most qualifications. These include:

Information you need to apply

You need the following information on hand to apply with myUC:

  • Your National Student Number (NSN) or New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA) number (if you have one)
  • Your IRD number, if you intend to pay your tuition fees with a New Zealand Government student loan
  • Details of the qualifications and courses you plan to study
  • If you are an international student you will also need your Passport details

Document requirements

Apply for Teacher Qualifications

Information is available on the Teacher Education application page for the following programmes:

  • Graduate Diploma in Early Childhood Teaching
  • Graduate Diploma in Teaching and Learning (Primary), or the
  • Graduate Diploma in Teaching and Learning (Secondary)
  • Master of Teaching and Learning endorsed in Early Childhood, Primary or Secondary

Additional forms

Depending on your chosen study you may need to complete the following additional qualification application forms.

If you want to apply for any of the following you will need to follow a separate application process:

Excess workload

Use this form if you have applied for more than 75 points per semester or more than 30 points of summer school courses:

Insurance for International students

To enrol as an international student at the University of Canterbury, you must have medical and travel insurance for the duration of your study. Your insurance cover must meet a minimum set of requirements.

Transfer credits

If you have completed study previously at another institution you may want to transfer your previous credit to your UC qualification.

If you are a continuing student, you should submit your re-enrolment application through myUC using your UC username and password.

More information

Admissions and Enrolment
Freephone in New Zealand 0800 VARSITY (827 748)
Phone +64 3 369 4999

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