The Council is responsible for our strategic direction and performance, as well as ensuring that we meet all statutory requirements.
It also appoints the Vice-Chancellor, who is the Chief Executive Officer in charge of managing our key activities.
Teaching and research is delivered by three faculties and one division:
- Faculty of Agribusiness and Commerce
- Faculty of Agriculture and Life Sciences
- Faculty of Environment, Society and Design
- University Studies and English Language Division
Lincoln University Hospitality Ltd oversees our commercial activities, which include student accommodation, catering, early childhood services, and the Recreation Centre.
Lincoln Agritech Limited, a 100% university subsidiary, is a leading-edge research and development company applying innovative engineering and science technologies to support agriculture, industry and the environment.
The Research Management Office oversees our research outputs and facilitates excellence and relevance in research for the sustainable management of national resources to enhance social, environmental and economic viability.
Te Waihora campus
Our campus, called Te Waihora, is based in Lincoln (in the Selwyn district of Canterbury), a small town 20km outside of the city of Christchurch. Situated on 58 hectares of green space, the campus offers modern teaching facilities, a comprehensive library, IT labs, free car parking, a dining hall, a cafe and bar, a printery, a travel agency, banking services and sporting facilities.