University of Canterbury

 

Careers, Internships & Employment

Private Bag 4800

Christchurch 8140

Tel: +64 3 364 3310

Website: www.canterbury.ac.nz/careers

Email: [email protected]

University Switchboard: +64 3 366 7001 (automated +64 3 364 2987)

University Homepage: www.canterbury.ac.nz

 

The University of Canterbury (est. 1873) takes pride in its international reputation for academic and research excellence. Over 4,000 students graduate each year from the Colleges of Arts, Business and Economics, Education, Engineering, Science and the School of Law. Canterbury offers a large range of postgraduate and double degree options and a broad-based, future-focused education, helping graduates meet the demands of today’s world.

 

The University of Canterbury (est. 1873) takes pride in its international reputation for academic and research excellence. Over 4,000 students graduate each year from the Colleges of Arts, Business and Law, Education, Engineering and Science. Canterbury offers a large range of postgraduate and double degree options and a broad-based, future-focused education, helping graduates meet the demands of today’s world.

 

Services and Programs
UC CareerHub: www.careerhub.canterbury.ac.nz for students ■ NZUniCareerHub: www.nzunicareerhub.ac.nz for employers ■ Student & Graduate Recruitment Programme ■ Careers fairs ■ Employer information presentations ■ On-campus interviews ■ Recruitment consultancy ■ Employer promotion ■ Direct mail out and email to targeted student groups ■ Campus notice boards and publicity distribution ■ Resource Centre/careers library ■ Work Integrated Learning/Internships.

 

Facilities 
Lecture theatres and seminar rooms ■ Audiovisual equipment and service ■ On-campus catering ■ Host interviews on campus ■ Videoconferencing/Skype facilities ■ Parking ■ Health Centre ■ Cafes.

 

Fields of Education
Arts, Audiology, Child & Family Psychology, Clinical Psychology, Commerce, Communication Disorders, Computer Science & Software Engineering, Counselling, Education/Teaching, Engineering (Civil, Computer, Electrical, Fire, Forest, Geology, Management, Mechanical, Mechatronic, Natural Resources, Transportation), Environmental Science, Fine Arts, Forestry, Health Sciences, Human Services, Industrial & Organisational Psychology, International Law & Politics, Journalism, Languages, Law, MBA, Music, Science, Social Work.
For a full list of course and degree options please go to www.canterbury.ac.nz/courses.

 

 

Staff

Head of Careers Service:
Chris Bridgman
T: +64 3 369 3358
E: [email protected]

 

Employment Coordinator:
Robyn Cummins T: +64 03 369 3359
E: [email protected]

 

Employer Visits
We welcome employer visits throughout the academic year. Employer information presentations take place during term time only.

 

Careers Fairs 2017

9 March – Commerce (2.30pm)

9 March – Law (6.30pm)

10 May – Engineering/Science

1 August – ICT

To book visit www.nzunicareerhub.ac.nz/NewsEvents.aspx