New Zealand is an internationally recognized source of high quality education as well as research excellence. New Zealand universities, vocational education and training colleges and schools are world-class. New Zealand offers world-class English language courses for international students. New Zealand Government legislation requires quality assurance agencies and codes of conduct to be in place so that international students in New Zealand and their parents enjoy a level of service and financial protection that is unparalleled. Multicultural New Zealand is a safe, friendly, sophisticated and harmonious society in which students can learn and travel in an English speaking country. New Zealand also offers excellent value for money and a high standard of living. More than 200,000 international students from about 100 countries study in New Zealand each year.
Why Study in New Zealand?
New Zealand has the third largest number of international students in the English-speaking world behind the USA and UK. New Zealand qualifications and institutions are recognized worldwide for their high quality and excellence. Graduates from New Zealand are very successful in finding jobs and hold lead positions worldwide. Also, they are readily accepted for postgraduate study at leading international universities. Living expenses and tuition costs in New Zealand are considerably less expensive than the UK and the USA.
Around 85% of the Indian students studying in New Zealand are undertaking higher education in the fields of Information Technology, Engineering, Management, Accounting, Applied Science and Hospitality. However, new fields of study such as Biotechnology, Communication Studies and Art & Design are emerging.
Recognition of New Zealand qualifications :
New Zealand qualifications are respected globally when seeking employment or further study at leading international universities. Distinguishing New Zealand from many other countries is the New Zealand Qualifications Framework (AQF) which is a national system of learning pathways recognized throughout New Zealand and the world.