New Zealand is one of the youngest country in the world. New Zealand has a rich and extremely fascinating history, it has a mixture of both Maori and European heritage. New Zealand has world famous Maori historic sites and taonga (treasures), these date back nearly a thousand year, on the contrast are beautiful colonial buildings. New Zealand consists of two main islands, roughly equal size as Japan, California, or Great Britain. New Zealand has world class cities, scenery, and amazing cultures, which is vibrant and diverse.
New Zealand's education system is respected across the world. The education is internationally recognized and has very good academic standard. It offers a valuable opportunity to international students and interns looking out for academic opportunity in an English speaking education system which is compatible with their own. International students are welcomed to enroll in individual international education programs and work experience programs. All international education options are considered "accredited" and are micro monitored by the New Zealand Government.
New Zealand offers a total English speaking environment for all its students, all subjects are taught in English. The good part is that you would be also joining New Zealanders and encouraged to take part in all aspects of learning along with them, there is no discrimination between you and New Zealand citizen. The British-based system is followed in New Zealand to maintain a universal standard of education. It is very flexible to move between institutions in New Zealand. It is a world class education system.
Most of the education institutions have merged with their regional university so course content and start dates will be in line with the universities date.
Masters 2 years
PG Diploma 1 year
Graduate Diploma 1year
The academic year starts from February to November with many programs having a midyear intake in the month of July. The major holiday period is December to February.
New Zealand colleges and universities accept either TOEFL or IELTS scores as proof of English proficiency
Diploma and Undergraduate Degree:
IELTS : Overall score 6.0 with no band less than the 5.5 or
Overall score 5.5 with no band less than 5.0
TOEFL : Total score of 80
Post Graduate Degree:
IELTS : Overall 6.5 with no band less than the 6.0
TOEFL : Total score of 90
The tuition fees at various Universities and Colleges are calculated on the course/paper or as per point basis and may vary according to the selection.
The total living is between NZ 8,000 to NZ 10,000 per year including accommodation, transportation and entertainment.
Part time work during studies
Note: Once you secure a job, you can apply for two years of work permit, following which you can apply for permanent residency.
After the completion of studies if student secures a permanent job offer (an offer that qualifies the visa requirement) in the related field of study, he/she may apply for a Permanent Residency. Or else a student can stay in New Zealand and search for a job on work permit.
Students have excellent career opportunities in the following fields after completion of their skilled courses:
For more information on our various student services, contact our student career counselor on Phone No: 040-33456200. All working days between 9:30am to 6:30 pm Email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org