University of Canterbury

College of Arts



Christchurch, Canterbury 8041

New Zealand

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

GradDipArts: Graduate Diploma in Arts, BA(Hons): Bachelor of Arts with Honours (equivalent to first year of Masters programme); ;MA: Master of Arts, PhD: Doctor of Philosophy

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Canterbury's programmes in Foreign Languages and Linguistics are ranked first in New Zealand (The NZ Government's Tertiary Education Commission's latest Performance Based Research Fund quality assessment), with the Linguistics programme at Canterbury being the top-ranked programme of its kind in New Zealand. The programme receives external research funding nationally and internationally and continues to attract renowned visiting lecturers and researchers from top linguistics programmes worldwide. Many of Canterbury's postgraduate Linguistics students have excelled in their studies, completing their PhDs at Canterbury or being accepted into well regarded PhD programmes in the US, Canada and Europe.

Please note that international students only pay domestic fees for study at PhD level.

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