Silver League
University of Canterbury

New Zealand

University of Canterbury, 20 Kirkwood Ave, Upper Riccarton, Christchurch 8041, New Zealand

242 World
rank
2 Country
rank
Foundation year:
1873
Short name:
Cantuar. / Cant.
Type:
Public
Students:
12190
Faculty:
740
Faculty/Students Ratio:
16
:
1
Web-site:
www.canterbury.ac.nz
Region:
Oceania
Location:
Christchurch, Canterbury
  Dimension Rank Score
Overall 242 61.764
Teaching 370 49.629
Research 223 64.992
International Diversity 22 90.609
Financial Sustainability 438 52.433
Additional Rankings Rank Score
Reputation Rankings 246 64.153
Research Perfomance Rankings 214 65.374
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TEACHING
World Rank: 370
Country rank: 1
Score: 49.629
League: Bronze League
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name
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weight
40 %
Academic staff per students 20 %
Academic staff per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per academic staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
World teaching reputation 20 %
RESEARCH
World Rank: 223
Country rank: 3
Score: 64.992
League: Silver League
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weight
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name
Indicator
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40 %
Citations per academic and research staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per admitted PhD 20 %
Normalized citation impact 20 %
Papers per academic and research staff 20 %
World research reputation 20 %
INTERNATIONAL DIVERSITY
World Rank: 22
Country rank: 1
Score: 90.609
League: Diamond League
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name
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10 %
Share of international academic staff 20 %
Share of international students 20 %
Share of international co-authored papers 20 %
Reputation outside region 20 %
International level 20 %
FINANCIAL SUSTAINABILITY
World Rank: 438
Country rank: 3
Score: 52.433
League: Copper League
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weight
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name
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10 %
Institutional income per academic staff 20 %
Institutional income per students 20 %
Papers per research income 20 %
Research income per academic and research staff 20 %
Research income per institutional income 20 %

Overview

The University of Canterbury is located in Christchurch, the largest city in New Zealand's South Island. The university offers: world-class research; inspirational teaching; a vibrant campus environment; and a great student lifestyle with students from around the world.

Mission Statement

The University of Canterbury's mission is to contribute to society through knowledge in chosen areas of endeavour by promoting a world-class learning environment known for attracting people with the greatest potential to make a difference. We seek to be known as a university where knowledge is created, critiqued, disseminated and protected and where research, teaching and learning take place in ways that are inspirational and innovative.