New Zealand – Destination to Study… Work… Migrate !
New Zealand, a beautiful and unique country in the South Pacific, where exciting things are happening in Education. New Zealand is becoming the first choice for an increasing number of international students seeking quality education & to explore new ideas in pioneering programmes that will put them at the front in the world job markets of the future.
New Zealand universities, colleges and other New Zealand education institutions offer students a unique learning environment. This is supported by an integrated education system in which students attending New Zealand schools find it easy to make the transition to the next level of education
Why Study In New Zealand?
Qualifications Globally Recognised
Students who have studied are earning a reputation of being called innovative thinkers and are being addressed as “The New World Class”. It has a progressive education system with state of art facilities. Qualifications are internationally recognized. There are wide range of study opportunities, including state administered primary, secondary schools, universities, polytechnics, colleges of education and private training establishments. The NZQA assures the quality of programme offered by state institutions and a private establishment, which in turn ensures that programmes offered in New Zealand, maintain international recognition.
Equally strong focus on Academics and Welfare
Most of the universities have been taking International students for the last 50 – 60 years and hence have gained a multicultural/national perspective offering a balanced curriculum which finds relevance in work places around the world. The same perspective enables it to offer excellent welfare services to students from around the world. The polytechnics in NZ are known for the programs which are “Read to Enter the Job Markets”.
“BEST OF BOTH WORLD” qualifications.
The best thing about studying in NZ is that the expenses involved are comparatively less than the other major destinations viz. USA, UK, Canada or Australia. In fact it is almost 50% less than that of USA and UK. Coupled with the lesser costs and International recognition of its qualification, NZ essentially offers “Best of Both Worlds” qualifications. Kiwi Life : Even though the country might be small the people think big. The people popularly known as Kiwi’s are renowned for their hospitality and their love for sports and the outdoors.
Migration and Job search Opportunity
Students are given a visa to search for a job after completion of their course and also have a good opportunity to migrate.
English widely spoken
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 Climatic Conditions
New Zealand enjoys temperate climate which is moderated by the sea’s surrounding it. This-results in mild summers and cool winters. This excellent climate encourages all sorts of outdoor sports and activities. One can indulge in sports as varied from Football, cricket to White water rafting and Bungee jumping. In fact it is widely accepted fact that NZ enjoys one of the most favorable climates in the world. It enjoys the four distinct seasons, viz, Summer (Nov. to March), Autumn (March to June), Winter(June to Sept.) & Spring( Sept. to Nov.) & hence people enjoy high quality living conditions.
Clean, Green and Safe Country
New Zealand offers a safe learning environment. It is the first country in the world to declare itself as a nuclear free zone. The environment is green, clean and uncrowded with a small populations and wide open spaces.
Code of Practice
A code of practice that ensures protection of international student’s welfare by all education providers came into force in 2002. Only signatories to the code will be allowed to enroll international students. Ensuring that New Zealand education providers act fairly and reasonably when recruiting students, the Code gives prospective students that they can trust the institution in which they choose to enroll.
To ensure that both the Government and individuals are investing in quality education, training and assessment, the Government has set up nationally recognised processes of quality assurance. There are a number of government appointed bodies responsible for approving qualifications in New Zealand and for the quality that determines the delivery of qualifications. These bodies are:
New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA)
responsible for approving and registering all courses and national qualifications offered at polytechnics and priva1te training establishments
New Zealand Vice-Chancellor’s Committee (NZVCC)
responsible for approving all diplomas, undergraduate and graduate programmes offered by New Zealand universities.
Lists of Colleges in New Zealand:
- Academic Colleges Group
- Auckland Institute of Studies At St Helens
- Auckland University of Technology
- Avonmore Tertiary Institute
- Bay of Plenty Polytechnic
- Christchurch Polytechnic Institute of Technology
- Cornell Institute of Bus & Tech
- CTC Aviation Training
- Design & Arts College
- Eastern Institute of Technology
- Edenz College
- International College of Auckland
- International College of Linguistics
- International Pacific College
- International Aviation Academy of New Zealand
- Institute of Applied Learning
- Le Corden Bleu
- Lifeway College
- Lincoln University
- Manukau Institute of Technology
- Massey University
- Media Design School
- MFH International Institute
- Nelson Malbourgh Institute of Technology
- New Zealand Career College
- Newzealand Institute of Business and Technology
- New Zealand Management Academies
- New Zealand School of Travel & Tourism
- New Zealand Tertiary College
- Newton College of Business & Technology
- Northshore International Academy
- North Tec
- Otago Polytechnic
- Pacific International Hotel Management School
- Quantum Education Group
- Queenstown Resort College
- Regent International Education Group
- Southern Institute of Technology
- Seymour National College of Tourism & Travel
- SAE Institute (Auckland)
- Travel Careers & Trainning Ltd & The Sir George
- Universal College of Learning (UCOL)
- University of Auckland
- University of Canterbury
- University of Otago
- University of Waikato
- UUNZ Institute of Business
- Victoria University of Wellington
- Waiariki Institute of Technology
- Waikato Inst of Technology
- Wellington Institute of Technology
- Western Inst of Technology at Taranaki
- Whitecliff College of Arts and Design
- Whiteria Polytechnic
- Yobee School of Design