Increasing number of first year students enrolled
11 March 2014 University of Canterbury Vice-Chancellor Dr Rod Carr says an increase in first-year student enrolments for 2014 shows the University is on track for future growth. (read article)
I really wanted to stretch myself both personally and professionally...
Peter Floris MBA
COO, The New Zealand Merino Company Ltd
Announcements and Events
Fast-track your professional career with a Master's qualification
Starting in February 2014, our new 180 point Master of Commerce can be completed in one calendar year and offers an internationally recognised, advanced degree. Study can be full-time or part-time. For students following the NZICA Chartered Accountants programme, study in the Honours or Masters programme can count as one year of professional experience (read more)
College relocated back to main campus
The Department of Accounting and Information Systems has relocated to the Business and Law building. The College main reception is on Level 2. Our College Update webpage has information on enrolments and contacting student advisors
New and revised Information Systems courses
Information Technology features in so many businesses and organisations making it a key area for job growth and employment. Whether you are specialising in Information Systems or looking for courses to complement your degree in another discipline, check out the new and revised 15-point INFO courses available in 2014 (read more)
NZICA accreditation continues
Following a periodic review of accounting programmes offered by the Department of Accounting and Information Systems, the New Zealand Institute of Chartered Accountants (NZICA) has approved the University's accreditation to deliver NZICA-recognised programmes for another five years.
What if...Men could become 'mothers'?
The debate over the struggle for parenthood-related rights highlights the tension between the demands of the career market and the needs of the family. Men could become `mothers’ in modern society and provide the child care that mothers traditionally do. University of Canterbury (UC) gender expert, Associate Professor Annick Masselot presented a 'What If...' public lecture on the issue (view Annick's interview on TV One's Breakfast show or the lecture recording online)
Interactive BCom major degree plans
2013 NZICA Academic Requirements
2013 Academic Requirements for students at University of Canterbury who wish to become a Chartered Accountant (CA), Associate Chartered Accountant (ACA), Accounting Technician (AT). Download PDF