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University of Canterbury: Geology of New Zealand (Frontiers Abroad)

New Zealand, courtesy of Alexandra Thompson

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University of Canterbury: Geology of New Zealand (Frontiers Abroad)

Overview

Program terms: Fall, Spring
Restrictions: Vanderbilt applicants only
Type of Program: Study Center/University Hybrid
Costs: Budget Sheets
Academic Calendar: Extends into Summer Months
Key Dates:
Term Application Deadline Program Dates
Fall 2020 02/10/2020 To be determined

In this program, facilitated by Frontiers Abroad, students enroll directly in the University of Canterbury, ranked among the world's top 250 universities. Students will also participate in a 5-week field camp traveling throughout New Zealand prior to the start of the academic semester, then continue their research with an independent project while studying at the University. In addition to their research class, students will take three other courses of their choosing. Students live in an apartment-style complex across from campus. Christchurch is the largest city in the South Island, with a variety of activities such as hiking, rock climbing, skiing, movies, concerts and art exhibitions. The city center is just a quick 15 minutes away from campus.

For more information, visit program homepage.

Fact Sheet

Housing: Apartment (shared), Other
Minimum GPA: 3
Language of Instruction: English
Language prerequisite: No
Additional prerequisites: N/A
Costs: Budget Sheets
Student contacts: Peer alumni

Photo: New Zealand, courtesy of Alexandra Thompson

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