Ara Institute of Canterbury

Fact sheet

Location Canterbury, New Zealand
Number of places 1 Exchange place & 10 Fee-paying places per semester
Travel advice Green
Credit transfer 60 credits = 30 ECTS
Fall semester July-November
Spring semester February-June
Estimated tuition fees for Fontys students 8350-9032 NZ$, depending on the chosen programme
Application English Language entry requirements are requested. Arrangement and cost of this is the students responsibility.

Fields of study

Social Sciences
Health Sciences

Students can choose papers from every Bachelor, however, it is not recommended to mix papers from different bachelors to prevent problems with your schedule. Papers with a 500-code are first year papers, the 600-code means the paper is a second year paper and a 700-code equals a third year paper.

Housing options

Ara institute of Canterbury offers various housing options. To read more about their offers please visit their website.

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Did you know?

That Ara is a New Zealand government-owned tertiary institution that has more than 100 years of teaching experience and is the largest institute of technology in the South Island.
That the Fontys school of Management Economics and Law, the Fontys International Business School, the Fontys School of Marketing and Management and the Fontys School of Physical Education and Sports also have a school-level exchange agreement with this partner. Please contact your international coordinator for more information.