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Study in New Zealand-Discover the Future

October 2019

New Zealand, one of the safest countries in the world, is now renowned for its globally ranked universities that provide quality education. Education in New Zealand is worth every dollar because not only do you receive quality education but you are met with an amalgamation of culture, heritage, climatic conditions and much more. Thus, to study in New Zealand means to have a complete university experience. There are several compelling reasons that make a strong case for you to study in New Zealand and this article looks to provide just that.


Internationally Recognized Qualifications

Universities and colleges in New Zealand are progressive in nature and are equipped with state of the art infrastructural facilities. Graduating from New Zealand not only enables you to attain a globally recognized qualification but also be known as an innovative thinker. The country has a wide range of study opportunities which consist of schools, universities, polytechnics, college of education, private training establishments and much more. To ensure that the quality of education offered at these institutions remains superior, NZQA maintains a close eye on the same.

Code of Practice

To ensure the protection of your welfare, all education providers were required to adhere to a Code of Practice that came into force in 2002. Only those who have given their affirmation to the said code are permitted to enroll international students. The code ensures that universities and colleges in New Zealand act reasonably and fairly when admitting students. This code gives you the opportunity to trust the institution you have enrolled in.


Study in New Zealand is economical when compared to other study destinations. Due to its economical nature and international recognition of qualifications, the country is famous for offering “Best of Both World Qualifications”.

Prominence towards Education and Welfare

Most New Zealand universities. have been enrolling international students through the years. This has allowed them to attain a multicultural perspective that offers such a curriculum that is balanced in nature. This balanced nature of the curriculum ensures that the knowledge attained can be put to use in any part of the world. Importance is not only provided to the course content but to your welfare as well. Nearly all imaginable student services are provided that ensure a smooth university experience for you. Polytechnics are renowned for their “Ready to Enter the Job Market” programs.

Job Search and Migration Opportunities

You are provided with a visa to hunt for a job upon completion of your course. This is an impeccable opportunity to migrate as well. Thus, the 1 year Job Search visa holds many benefits.

Work Opportunities

As an international student enrolled in a tertiary programme of study, you are eligible to work 20 hours per week during the academic year and full time, which is 40 hours per week, during course breaks. You can approximately expect to earn NZ$12-NZ$15 per hour. Upon graduation you gain points under the Skilled Migrant Category through which you can apply for the Grand Job Search visa.


Because English is the daily language, you will find it simple to interact, live and study in New Zealand. The locals are extremely affable individuals who are warm and welcoming towards international students. Their accent is easy to understand, thus communication will not be an issue. Known for their hospitality, the way to a Kiwis heart is through love for sports and outdoor activities.

Climatic Conditions

A temperate climate, the country’s weather is controlled by the sea surrounding it. With mild summers and cool winters, the climate encourages outdoor activities. You are met with a varied number of sports such as football, cricket, white water rafting, bungee jumping and much more. Because of its distinctive seasons its known to have one of the most favourable climates in the world. These are some of the many reasons you can enjoy a high quality of life in the country.


New Zealand universities offer a safe learning environment. It is the first country in the world to declare itself a nuclear free zone. The environment is clean, green and uncrowded with a limited population that has access to ample open spaces.

Interesting Attributes about New Zealand

• There are 9 sheep per person in New Zealand
• New Zealand has more golf courses per capita than anywhere else in the world
• The Kiwi fruit is actually from China, but it was named after the kiwi bird in New Zealand
• Wellington is the southernmost capital in the world
• New Zealand was the first country to give its women the right to vote
• Only 5% of the total population in the country is human


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