Private Training EstablishmentUniversity of Canterbury International College
This course is available
Level of Study
Next start date
Expected Oct 2023
University of Canterbury International College
UTP: Commerce is equivalent to the first year of your undergraduate commerce studies. Upon completion of the programme you will be eligible to progress to the second year of the Bachelor of Commerce degree and you will be able to choose from a variety of specialisations.
UC boasts New Zealand's oldest Bachelor of Commerce degree. At the time of its introduction in 1906 the UC Bachelor of Commerce degree was one of the first business degrees in the British Commonwealth.
The UC School of of Business and Law is ranked in the top 150 universities in the world for Accounting and Finance, and in the top 200 for Business and Management, and Economics and Econometrics
UC and its business partners provide many opportunities for you to gain practical business experience and make important contacts. Internships, business case competitions, career fairs and student groups all allow you to put classroom theories to the test in the real world and network with industry professionals.
Entry to second year: University of Canterbury Bachelor of Commerce
Potential career paths
A Commerce degree can be applied to almost any career, including the financial sector, industry and trade, international commerce, the not-for-profit sector, government, health care and technology. A Commerce degree provides an all-round knowledge base for management careers or starting your own business.
Entry into the UTP generally requires the successful completion of Year 12 of secondary school or its equivalent (this is equivalent to NCEA Level 3: A minimum of 10 credits in each of 3 University Entrance approved subjects).
Entry requirements vary from country to country. Please refer to UCIC website for details:
English Language Requirements: