New Zealand

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Study in New Zealand for a high-quality education and world-class qualifications. Students in New Zealand are supported to solve problems, process information, work with others, create and innovate. Whichever level you’re studying at, New Zealand can give you a high-quality education that will enable you to achieve your goals. If you study in New Zealand as an international student, education providers are responsible for making sure you are well informed, safe and properly cared for.

Massey University

Why Study in New Zealand ?

New Zealand is a natural playground full of opportunities for unique experiences. Students in New Zealand are supported to solve problems, process information, work with others, create and innovate. Whichever level you’re studying at, New Zealand can give you a high-quality education that will enable you to achieve your goals. New Zealand’s Universities and Institutions are internationally recognized and accepted.

What are the Benefits of Studying in New Zealand ?

The New Zealand education system is based on the British education model. New Zealand’s higher education programs are well known for their quality of teaching and advanced facilities. Students want to work while studying to meet their living expenses and get experience. Students studying in New Zealand can work while studying. 

Is New Zealand a Good Place to Study ?

New Zealand is a safe and stable country with a very nice lifestyle. According to Global Peace Index 2017, New Zealand is the second safest peaceful and safe country out of 163 countries in the world. New Zealand has political stability and low crime rate. The people in New Zealand accept and respect other cultures and welcome international students warmly in the country irrespective of religion, caste and gender.
New Zealand is a mysteriously fascinating country with extremely beautiful landscapes, mountains, lakes, and unique biodiversity. New Zealand offers the best of both the worlds- city and country life. You can access all the modern amenities and facilities of city life while enjoying the beauty of countryside.

Is New Zealand Expensive to Study ?

Universities in New Zealand set their own fees, which vary depending on your study level, subject and student status, with international students paying more than domestic students.
International students can expect to pay between $22,000 and $32,000 for a bachelor’s degree, and between $26,000 and $37,000 for a postgraduate course.

The living expenses in New Zealand are cheaper than other study abroad destination like Canada, UK, the U.S and Australia. The cost of accommodation will vary depending on how you want to live. The national median rent for a three bedroom house is NZ$555 per week in 2018, or NZ$215 a room per week.

Can I Stay in New Zealand after graduation ?

If you have achieved a New Zealand qualification, you may be able to apply for a post study work visa that lets you stay in New Zealand for up to three years. This will allow you to get some practical work experience.
If your work is in an occupation that has skill shortages, this improves your chances of finding a job in New Zealand. You may be eligible to apply for a further work visa or residence visa.

How much a student can earn in New Zealand ?

All students on a student visa can work for up to 20 hours a week during semester and full time during vacations. The minimum wage rate in New Zealand is NZ $18.90 per hour (before taxes) for workers aged over 16. 

Is It Easy to get PR in New Zealand after Study ?

After your post-study work visa (employer assisted) you may qualify for a New Zealand resident visa under the Skilled Migrant Category. If your work is in an occupation that has skill shortages, this improves your chances of being allowed to stay, either with work visas or residence.