Located in the largest city in the South Island, New Zealand, the University of Canterbury is a top favourite with international students from diverse academic backgrounds. With a global rank of 231 (QS World University Rankings, 2019), it offers world-class degrees in the areas of Geography, Engineering - Civil and Structural, Education and Training, English Language and Literature, Accounting and Finance, Social Sciences and Management, Law and Legal Studies, and more.
This public university occupies the main campus site at Ilam, a leafy suburb of Christchurch, about 3.1 miles from the centre of the city. Adjacent to the main campus stands the University’s College of Education with its own sports fields and grounds. The College for Education maintains additional small campuses in Nelson, Tauranga, and Timaru. The University’s total student population of over 11,800 makes it challenging to secure accommodation on campus. This is why University Living offers safe and secure housing near the university, which drastically cuts down on both commute time and expenses. Take your pick from fully-furnished shared and private rooms, studios, and apartments that are easy on the pocket without compromising on comfort. Sit back and enjoy modern facilities at your fingertips like fully-functional gyms, coin-operated laundries, state-of-the-art games rooms, common spaces to socialise, private study areas, two-wheeler parking lots, and much more!
These verified and curated properties are especially useful for international students who make up nearly 21% of the university’s total student population. They offer modern security features like CCTV and secure door entry to ensure a hassle-free stay. The residences are also well-connected by a strong network of roadways to the rest of the city, making it easy to explore other exciting neighborhoods at a moment’s notice! The close proximity of bars, restaurants and clubs is a huge bonus for those looking to let their hair down after a grueling study session or simply party it up on a happy weekend.
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