Studying in New Zealand gives you a first-class academic education combined with the practical, hands-on learning that teaches you to think critically. International comparisons consistently rank New Zealand's education system among the best in the world. New Zealand education is particularly renowned for its ability to balance academic learning with practical skills while offering students a high level of individual attention. Whether you are studying at school or university level, you can be confident that you will receive high-quality education that will enable you to achieve your goals.
Internationally recognized qualifications
New Zealand qualifications are recognized and respected by universities and employers throughout the world. This means that your New Zealand degree will be a valuable asset, enhancing your career prospects either in your own country, in New Zealand or internationally.
Learn or improve your English
New Zealand is a great place to learn English or to bring it up to standard before embarking on a degree. We offer a wide choice of quality-assured language schools including private institutions as well as schools attached to universities.
A safe, friendly and welcoming environment
With crime rates much lower than in most countries, New Zealand is one of the world's safest places and lets you focus on your studies while giving you the freedom to enjoy all that the country has to offer. New Zealanders are welcoming, friendly and respectful of other cultures. You will feel immediately at home in New Zealand's multicultural society and will find it easy to make friends.
As an international student, you may be allowed to get a part-time job, which may help you pay for your living expenses. Once you have graduated, it is possible to stay in New Zealand and get work experience for a while in a field related to your studies. Under certain conditions, it is also possible to obtain residency status and stay permanently in New Zealand.
Nature and culture
In addition to the benefits of high-quality education, choosing New Zealand as a study destination gives you the unique opportunity to explore a country of stunning natural beauty with a fascinating diversity of cultures, blending Polynesian and European traditions with growing Asian influences - truly the experience of a lifetime!