New Zealand is a country in the southwestern Pacific Ocean consisting of 2 main islands, both marked by volcanoes and glaciations. Capital Wellington, on the North Island, is home to Te Papa Tongarewa, the expansive national museum. Wellington’s dramatic Mt. Victoria, along with the South Island’s Fordland and Southern Lakes, stood in for mythical Middle Earth in Peter Jackson’s “Lord of the Rings” films.
New Zealand, a beautiful country nestled in the South Pacific, offers quality education coupled with great opportunities for immigration after completion of the academic programme. New Zealand is becoming the preferred choice for many international students seeking quality education which will be a launching pad for them in the global job markets.
New Zealand’s colleges and universities are well respected internationally and offer a broad range of educational opportunities for international students
New Zealand offers students a 1 year job search visa after completion of either a diploma or a degree program. The points based immigration system is one of the easiest in the world. During the study period also, students can work part-time and earn money, to be self sustainable for funding their living costs and repayment of education loans etc.
Easy Permanent Residence opportunities
Students are given a visa to search for a job after completion of their course and also have a good opportunity to migrate after the 1 year programmes offering immigration points and benefits.
Quality Education with worldwide recognition
New Zealand has a progressive education system with state of art facilities and infrastructure with globally recognized academic programmes. Various universities and colleges offer a wide variety of courses in different domains and at different levels.
Value for money for global qualification.
The expenses of studies are comparatively less than the other major international destinations.
English Speaking population
As English is the day-to-day language in NZ, Indian students find it very easy to study, live and interact in NZ. Moreover the NZ accent is easy to understand.
Excellent Place to live
New Zealand enjoys temperate climate with gentle summers and cool winters.
New Zealand enjoys a well deserved reputation as a liberal and tolerant society with a focus on safety and health
The environment is green, clean with a small populations and wide open spaces.
The code of practice ensures protection of international student’s welfare by all education providers. Institutions abiding the code alone will be allowed to enrol international students.
There are a number of government appointed bodies responsible for approving qualifications in New Zealand like New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA)
responsible for approving and registering all courses and national qualifications offered at polytechnics and priva1te training establishments and New Zealand Vice-Chancellor’s Committee (NZVCC) responsible for approving all diplomas, undergraduate and graduate programmes offered by New Zealand universities.
English language requirements
|PROGRAMMES||LEVEL||IELTS BAND SCORE|
|Certificate Programme||Level 3/4||Overall Band 5.0 Each Module 4.5|
|Diploma Programme||Level 5||Overall Band 5.5 Each Module 5.0|
|Advance Diploma Programme||Level 6||Overall Band 5.5 Each Module 5.0|
|Graduate Programme||Level 7||Overall Band 6.0 Each Module 5.5|
|Postgraduate Programme||Level 8||Overall Band 6.5 Each Module 6.0|
|Master’s Degree Programme||Level 9||Overall Band 6.5 Each Module 6.0|
|Doctorate & P.hD Programme||Level 10||Overall Band 6.5 Each Module 6.0|
Student Visa Checklist
- Student Visa application form and the supplementary information form with Application Fee
- Valid Passport and 2 Photographs
- 10th and 12th Mark sheet and Pass certificates
- Bachelors mark sheets and Degree certificate
- Additional qualification (If any)
- Work Experience (If any)
- IELTS Test score (Min 5.5 Bands)
- Offer of a place and accommodation guarantee
- Financial Documents
- Education loan sanction letter from a nationalised or multi national bank
- Bank statements for the past 6 months.
- In case of providing fixed deposits as evidence of funds a copy of the deposit and a letter from the bank is required with the details of deposit.
- Evidence of Employment (If any)
- Police Clearance Certificate (PCC)
New Zealand College List and Campuses
|1||(UIT) Unitec Institute of Technology||Auckland|
|2||(UCL) Universal College of Learning||Palmerston, Manawatu|
|3||Toi-Ohomai Institute of Technology||Rotorua|
|4||Waikato Institute of Technology||Hamilton|
|5||Whiteria New Zealand||Auckland|
|6||(WIT) Western Institute of Technology, Taranaki||Taranki|
|7||Waiariki Institute of Technology||Rotorua|
|8||Otago Polytechnic||Dunedin, Coastal Otago, Auckland|
|9||NTEC (Concordia Institute of Business)||Auckland, Christchurch, Tauranga, Hastings|
|10||NMIT (Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology)||Auckland, Christchurch, Nelson, Marlbough|
|11||WELTEC (Wellington Institute of Technology)||Auckland, Petone, Wellington,|
|12||NZHIT (New Zealand Institute Of Highway Technology)||Auckland, Hemilton,|
|13||MIT (Manukua Institute of Technology)||Auckland, Otara , Mangere , Manukua|
|14||CPIT (Christchurch polytechnic Institute of Technology)||Christchurch, Canterbury|
|15||EIT (Eastern Institute of Technology)||Hawke’s By, Gisborne, Auckland, Tairawhiti|
|16||AUT (Auckland Institute of Technology)||Auckland|
|17||Avonmore Institute of Technology||Tauranga, Auckland, Christchurch, Rotorua|
|18||BOPPOLY (Bay of Plenty Polytechnic)||Tauranga, Windermere,|
|19||Royall Business College (RBC)||Auckland, Christchurch, Hastings|
|20||Ara Institute of Canterbury||Christchurch|
|21||Cornell Institute of Business and Technology||Tauranga, Queens, Hobson, Panmare|
|NCBT (Newton College of Business and Technology)||Auckland|