At the University of Canterbury you will get to enjoy the very best a university has to offer ' a world class learning environment, a vibrant campus and a great student lifestyle that's packed with opportunities. You will gain hands-on experience in courses led by academics who are actively engaged in research and who are experts in their fields. The culture promotes active learning, where the vibrant community allows you to be who you are and do what you love. UC's picturesque campus with modern teaching and research facilities is set in the heart of a city that has become a magnet for growth and innovation. Further afield lies a region packed with outdoor adventure, from the mountains to the sea.
The University's main campus is located in Ilam, a suburb of Christchurch about 5 kilometres (3.1 mi) 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 University maintains three libraries, with the Central Library located in the tallest building on campus, the 11-storey Puaka-James Hight building.
The UC Nelson Centre is situated at the Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology (NMIT) Nelson Campus and offers the Bachelor of Teaching and Learning (Primary).
New Plymouth Centre
The New Plymouth Centre is located within the Western Institute of Technology (WITT) campus and offers the Bachelor of Teaching and Learning (Early Childhood).
The Rotorua Centre is based at Toi-Ohomai Institute of Technology and offers a full-time Bachelor of Teaching and Learning (Primary) qualification.