Education in New Zealand

New Zealand

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Education in New Zealand

New Zealand, the land of kiwis,  is a newly evolving destination for many students from India. With its streamlined education system, New Zealand offers courses embedded with practical knowledge. Whether it is research-based, technology, or science, New Zealand has unique foundational programs to create leaders for tomorrow. This practical approach has been the reason for students across the globe opting for New Zealand as the go-to destination for further studies. New Zealand with its liberal policies provides a conducive environment for students to pursue cutting-edge educational programs. 

RK Overseas has a deep understanding of the education visa process for New Zealand. Our counselors assist you in choosing the best course based on your interests and background enabling a speedy visa process. Guidance for scholarships to merit students is provided.  

Why
New Zealand

Indian students are increasingly looking at New Zealand to pursue graduate and postgraduate courses. With practice oriented curriculum, it prepares students to be industry ready.

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Top Top Ranking Universities

02.

Affordable education

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Work while you study

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Graduates from New Zealand have global acceptability

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Culturally diverse

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Racial integration programs

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Access to state-of-the-art infrastructure

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Cutting-edge Research opportunities

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Scholarships for meritorious students

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Beautiful country

This is a general and cursory list of criteria. RK OVERSEAS’ experienced consultants will review your requirement and provide you with a detailed list to maximize hit rate.

Work While you Study

New Zealand with its liberal policies supports international students by allowing them to work part-time during their studies. Students pursuing full-time undergraduate or postgraduate courses have the option to work part-time for 20 hours a week with a minimum per hour wage.

Cost of Study

Tuition fee varies based on the university and province selected. The cost of tuition fee is affordable in comparison to other developed nations. Below is the approximate fee structure for different programs:

Undergraduate Bachelor Program
$15,000 – $35,000 per year
Postgraduate master’s Program
$20,000 – $40,000 per year
Doctoral Degree
$14,000 – $37,000 per year

Top 5 Universities in New Zealand

QS Ranking 2020 (Globally)
University Name
83
The University of Auckland
176
University of Otago
215
The Victoria University of Wellington
227
University of Canterbury
266
University of Waikato

Semester Intake Schedule

There are 2 main intakes for the universities in New Zealand with some universities offering multiple intakes in September and November:

Intake 1: Semester 1
Major intake commences in January
Intake 2: Semester 2
Intake commences in July

Student
Visa
Documents

New Zealand has streamlined process for student visa application: 

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A valid passport with minimum validity of six months beyond the period of stay

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Educational certificates

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Confirmation letter from your university

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Health screening

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Student Visa application form and the supplementary information form

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IELTS, TOEFL (6.0 for the Bachelor & 6.5 for Master)

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Police clearance certificate

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Statement of Purpose

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Proof of funds to support your tuition fees and living costs

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Application fees

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Color passport size photograph

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Any additional requirements will be stipulated by the university