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Study in New Zealand

Embarking on a study abroad adventure in New Zealand opens doors to academic excellence and cultural enrichment. Immerse yourself in a vibrant learning environment that fosters innovation and critical thinking. Our carefully curated programs ensure a seamless integration into the Kiwi way of life, providing you with a holistic educational experience. Enjoy quality education, a safe environment, and a vibrant multicultural community.

  • Population: Approximately 5 million people
  • Official Languages: English, Māori
  • Ethnic Diversity: A multicultural society with a mix of European, Māori, Asian, Pacific Island, and other ethnicities
  • Land Area: Approximately 268,000 square kilometers
  • Islands: Consists of two main islands, the North Island and the South Island, as well as numerous smaller islands
Pastoral Care Code of Practice

This code ensures that students receive comprehensive support, including accommodation assistance, health and safety guidance, and access to counseling services, creating a safe and nurturing environment for their academic and personal development.

Work opportunities while studying

Work up to 20 hours per week during their studies and full-time during scheduled breaks, allowing you to gain valuable work experience and support your living expenses while studying abroad.

Warm and Inclusive Community

Immerse yourself in New Zealand’s warm and inclusive community, embracing friendly locals, a multicultural environment, and a strong support network to ensure your study journey is filled with belonging and opportunities for personal growth.

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Popular Courses for International Students in New Zealand

Business and Management Studies

Health Sciences (including Nursing, Medicine, and Public Health)

Tourism and Hospitality

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Visa Information

As an international student, you have the opportunity to apply for various types of student visas in New Zealand.

  • Student Visa (Fee Paying): This visa is for students who have been accepted into a full-time course at an approved educational institution in New Zealand and are paying tuition fees.
  • Student Visa (Pathway Student): This visa is for students who have enrolled in a course or courses that will lead to further study in New Zealand.
  • Student Visa (Exchange Student): This visa is for students who are participating in a formal student exchange program between an approved educational institution in New Zealand and an overseas institution.
  • Student Visa (Foreign Government Supported): This visa is for students who are sponsored by a foreign government and are studying in New Zealand as part of a government scholarship or sponsorship program.

Each visa category has its own set of requirements and conditions that you need to fulfill. Rest assured, our team is here to guide you through the visa application process and ensure you have all the necessary information.


English Language Proficiency: You’ll need to demonstrate your English language proficiency by achieving the required scores in recognized tests like IELTS, TOEFL, or PTE. The specific language requirements may vary depending on the institution and program you’re applying to.

Academic Qualifications: You’ll need to have completed a qualification that is equivalent to the New Zealand level required for your desired course, which usually includes finishing secondary education or an equivalent qualification in your home country.

Pathway Programs: If you do not meet the direct entry requirements for your desired program, you may have the option to enroll in pathway programs or foundation courses. These programs provide academic preparation and English language support to help you meet the entry requirements for your chosen program.

Cost of Living
Expense Monthly Cost (NZD) Annual Cost (NZD)
Accommodation $800 – $1,500 $9,600 – $18,000
Food and Groceries $300 – $500 $3,600 – $6,000
Transportation $100 – $200 $1,200 – $2,400
Utilities $150 – $250 $1,800 – $3,000
Mobile/Internet $40 – $80 $480 – $960
Study Materials $50 – $100 $600 – $1,200
Health Insurance $40 – $100 $480 – $1,200
Personal Expenses $200 – $400 $2,400 – $4,800
Total $1,680 – $3,080 $20,160 – $36,360

Please note that these figures are approximate and can vary depending on your lifestyle, location, and personal preferences.

It’s essential to plan your budget accordingly and consider additional expenses such as visa fees, travel costs, and entertainment expenses. It’s also worth noting that tuition fees are not included in this table and will vary depending on the institution and program of study.

Approximate Annual Tuition Fees
Level of Study Approximate Annual Tuition Fees
Undergraduate NZD 22,000 to NZD 32,000 per year
Postgraduate NZD 26,000 to NZD 37,000 per year
Doctoral NZD 6,000 to NZD 9,000 per year

Please note that these figures are approximate and can vary depending on the university, subject of study, and specific program.

It’s important to check with the universities or educational institutions directly for the most accurate and up-to-date information on tuition fees for the program you are interested in.

Navigating the cost of living in New Zealand is a crucial aspect of planning your study abroad venture. New Zealand strikes a balance, offering a high standard of living without breaking the bank. From accommodation to daily expenses, our comprehensive guide breaks down the costs, empowering you to make informed decisions. Explore budget-friendly options without compromising on the quality of your experience.

Seamlessly blend academic pursuits with the joys of living in New Zealand. As you prepare for this enriching journey, our detailed insights into the cost of living will guide you towards a financially sustainable and fulfilling student life.

Embark on your study abroad odyssey in New Zealand – where academic excellence meets a lifestyle that’s as enriching as the education itself. Let us be your compass in this transformative adventure.