UCIC AGENT NEWSLETTER

Dear Valued Partner,

Welcome to our July 2019 newsletter!

We would like to share with you what's been happening around UC International College (UCIC), the University of Canterbury, and Christchurch, New Zealand.

NEW UCIC VIDEO

We are pleased to share with you a new video about UC International College. We hope this video will give you an idea about UCIC, our programmes and offers, our student life, as well as about Christchurch as a city. Please enjoy the video, share it further to your network of students and parents, and your social media channels.

RECENT ACTIVITES FROM UCIC STUDENTS

The winter has been warmer with our UCIC students and staff enjoying hot soup prepared by UCIC staff on Uthe International Soup Day.
UCIC students now have their own clubs to participate in. The newly established UCIC student clubs include: Sport, Music, and Social. These clubs are on top of more than 160 clubs that are in operation at the University of Canterbury.

SCHOOL OF PRODUCT DESIGN

We'd like to share with you a feel of our School of Product Design with some quick photos. The School of Product Design is within the highly-ranked College of Engineering at the University of Canterbury. Our students have access to state-of-the-art laboratories, computers, and testing facilities. More photos can be found from UCIC Instagram - please make sure you follow us if you have not done so.

The Bachelor of Product Design is a 3-year degree combining creative design, science, engineering, and business. It includes a number of projects where students can test out their ideas, independently and as a team. According to CareersNZ, the expected salary range for Industrial Designers, Game Developers and Chemists can be between $40K - $120K per year.

UTP PRODUCT DESIGN: APPLICATIONS ARE OPEN NOW

UCIC is excited to be commencing the first intake of our new UTP Product Design programme in October 2019. We are offering three streams to the programme:
1. Industrial Product Design
2. Applied Immersive Game Design
3. Chemical, Natural and Healthcare Product Formulation

UTP PRODUCT DESIGN: AGENT TRAINING WEBINARS

We are running a number of webinars about UTP Product Design in the upcoming time. The training will be both in English and Chinese. There will be a number of time slots for you to choose from. Please make sure you check your email regularly.

REMINDERS: NZ STUDENT VISA PROCESSING TIME
  • Immigration New Zealand has advised that their student visa processing times will be longer than usual in the coming months. We encourage students wishing to commence at UCIC in October to submit their student visa application as soon as possible to avoid delays.
  • The Student Visa Guide is a helpful resource when preparing student visa application for submission.
  • It is important that appropriate supporting documents are included with applications. Where supporting documents are not in English, please ensure that acceptable translations into English are provided.
  • UCIC Admissions staff are working closely with Immigration New Zealand to follow up on visa applications for UCIC students. Once you have submitted a student's visa application please email admissions@ucic.ac.nz and advise of the student's visa application number and the date the application was submitted so that we can support you with following up on applications.


Apply now for our Oct 2019 Intake
Orientation & Enrolment: 9th October 2019

UC International College
Alice Candy, corner Clyde Road and Arts Road
University of Canterbury
Christchurch 8041, New Zealand

UC International College is part of the Navitas Group. Christchurch Institute of Business and
Technology trading as UC International College, NZQA Provider Number: 7177.