Lincoln University

Lincoln University is present 12 kms from Christchurch, New Zealand. This university was established in the year 1990 when Lincoln College, Canterbury was made self-governing of the University of Canterbury. This university offers undergraduate study courses in various fields such as commerce, agriculture, engineering, computing, environment, food, hospitality, horticulture, forestry, Maori, landscape, property, planning, recreation, transport, sciences and winemaking.

Education in New Zealand is preferred by most of the international students, these days. This university is said to have a student population from over 60 countries. The main campus of this university is located on 50ha of land situated about 15km outside the city of Christchurch, Canterbury.
This university started to teach in the year 1878 as a School of Agriculture. From the year 1896 to 1961, it served students in the name “Canterbury Agricultural College” and provided qualifications of the University of New Zealand till that institution's end.

It was called as Lincoln College, a constituent college of the University of Canterbury from the year 1961 till 1990, till it attained autonomy in the year 1990 and became Lincoln University. It is the oldest agricultural teaching institution in the Southern Hemisphere. It still remains to the smallest university in the whole of New Zealand.

Courses Offered

Pre-University Programmes

  • English Language Study
  • Certificate of Foundation Studies
  • Certificate in University Preparation
  • Certificate in Commerce
  • Certificate in Natural Resources
Certificate Courses
  • Certificate of Foundation Studies
  • Certificate in University Preparation
  • Certificate in Commerce
  • Certificate in Natural Resources
Undergraduate Diplomas
  • Diploma in Agriculture
  • Diploma in Applied Science
  • Diploma in Commerce
  • Diploma in Farm Management
  • Diploma in Horticulture
  • Diploma in Horticultural Management
  • Diploma in Māori Studies
  • Diploma in Natural Resources
  • Diploma in Social Science
  • Diploma in Software and Information Technology
Undergraduate Degrees
  • Bachelor of Agriculture
  • Bachelor of Agriculture Science
  • Bachelor of Commerce
  • Bachelor of Commerce (Agriculture)
  • Bachelor of Commerce (Valuation and Property Management)
  • Bachelor of Environmental Management and Planning
  • Bachelor of Landscape Architecture
  • Bachelor of Science
  • Bachelor of Social Science
  • Bachelor of Software and Information Technology
  • Bachelor of Sport and Recreation Management
  • Bachelor of Tourism Management
  • Bachelor of Viticulture and Oenology
Bachelor's Degree with Honours
  • Bachelor of Agriculture Science with Honours
  • Bachelor of Commerce with Honours
  • Bachelor of Environmental Management with Honours
  • Bachelor of Landscape Architecture with Honours
  • Bachelor of Recreation Management with Honours
  • Bachelor of Science with Honours
  • Bachelor of Social Science with Honours
  • Bachelor of Software and Information Technology with Honours
  • Bachelor of Tourism Management with Honours
  • Bachelor of Viticulture and Oenology with Honours
Graduate Certificates
  • Graduate Certificate in Applied Science
  • Graduate Certificate in Business and Sustainability
  • Graduate Certificate in Commerce
  • Graduate Certificate in Landscape Studies
  • Graduate Certificate in Recreation Management
  • Graduate Certificate in Resource Studies
  • Graduate Certificate in Social Science
  • Graduate Certificate in Software and Information Technology
  • Graduate Certificate in Tourism Management
Graduate Diplomas
  • Graduate Diploma in Applied Science
  • Graduate Diploma in Business Sustainability
  • Graduate Diploma in Commerce
  • Graduate Diploma in Landscape Studies
  • Graduate Diploma in Property Management
  • Graduate Diploma in Recreation Management
  • Graduate Diploma in Resource Studies
  • Graduate Diploma in Social Science
  • Graduate Diploma in Software and Information Technology
  • Graduate Diploma in Tourism Management
  • Graduate Diploma in Valuation
  • Graduate Diploma in Viticulture and Oenology
Postgraduate Certificate
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Applied Science
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Commerce
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Landscape Studies
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Resource Studies
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Social Science
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Software and Information Technology
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Tourism Management
Postgraduate Diplomas
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Agricultural Science
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Science
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Commerce
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Horticultural Science
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Landscape Studies
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Resource Studies
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Social Science
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Software and Information Technology
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Tourism Management
Masters Degrees
  • Master of Agricultural Science
  • Master of Applied Science
  • Master of Commerce (Agricultural)
  • Master of Commerce and Management
  • Master of Environmental Policy
  • Master of Horticultural Science
  • Master of International Nature Conservation
  • Master of Landscape Architecture
  • Master of Natural Resources Management and Ecological Engineering
  • Master of Parks, Recreation and Sport Management
  • Master of Professional Studies
  • Master of Property Studies
  • Master of Resource Studies
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Social Science
  • Master of Software and Information Technology
  • Master of Tourism Management
Doctor of Philosophy
  • Doctor of Philosophy - PhD