University of Canterbury Ranking

In terms of national rankings, Canterbury University is ranked among New Zealand's top ten institutions. The university has been ranked in the top 500 universities in the world by THE, QS, and US News & World Report. Rankings are mostly based on the university’s admission and associated characteristics such as courses, popularity, intake, and so on. The University of Canterbury's acceptance rate is 50%, indicating fairly stringent admission criteria. According to THE rankings, the university was ranked between 401 and 500 in 2021. Here’s a glimpse of the prominent University of Canterbury ranking highlights -


  • The university was ranked #4 in Best Global Universities in New Zealand by U.S. News and World Report, 2022
  • QS 2022 ranked the university between #301 - 500 for graduate employability
  • According to THE World University Rankings, 2022,  the university was ranked between #501-600
  • Times Higher Education ranked the university #251-300 in Arts and Humanities in 2022
  • Approximately 15 disciplines offered by this reputable research college are ranked under the top 100 worldwide


Course Rankings

Several courses in management, law, engineering, science, health & development, the arts, social sciences, and other fields are available at Canterbury University. The University of Canterbury's courses are mostly classified in the PG category by THE. Here is a summary of the university's course-wise rankings for the academic year 2022.


Business Courses

THE PG Business & Economics - #151 - 175


Engineering Courses

THE  PG Engineering and Technology - #601 - 800


Computer Courses

THE PG Computers - #401 - 500


Science Courses

THE Life Sciences Rankings - #401 - 500

THE Psychology Rankings - #301 - 400


Humanities Courses

THE Arts & Humanities Rankings - #251 - 300


Medicine Courses

THE Clinical and Health Rankings - #301 - 400

Global Rankings


QS Ranks

US News Ranks





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