New Zealand

About New Zealand

New Zealand is the sixth largest island country by area. It is also one of the most peaceful and progressive countries. Since 2014, it is getting ranked as the second-most peaceful country in the world, according to the Global Peace Index. As a country, New Zealand is also renowned for quality education, protection of civil liberties, government transparency, and economic freedom. Studying in such a country will be an asset to your career. 

Basic Facts

Reasons to Study in New Zealand

Intakes in New Zealand Universities

ITPs and Private Institutes have multiple intakes for different courses in New Zealand. But in general, there are two major intakes: 

Education Institutions in New Zealand

The study programs for which New Zealand is renowned are Business Management, Tourism and Hospitality, Civil and Construction, Engineering, Finance, Supply Chain & Logistics, Health Science, and Nursing. Eight Government-funded Universities provide undergraduate and postgraduate degree programs. They are of two types:

Institutes of Technology and Polytechnics (ITPs) – There are 16 government-funded Institutes of Technology and Polytechnics.
Private Tertiary and Training Establishments – It provides a diverse range of studies like arts, hospitality, computer studies, quality management, ecotourism, and many more.

Educational Institutions in New Zealand are in two regions: 

North Island:
South Island:

Time Schedule for Processing

February Intake:
July Intakes:

Work Rights and Stay back Policies

Cost of Study in New Zealand


 IELTS is an essential requirement for admission. IELTS (International English Language Testing System) & TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) requirements for various programs are: 

Undergraduate Diploma, Level 6 –
6.0 with no band less than 5.5
Bachelors, Level 7 –
6.0 with no band less than 5.5
Graduate Diplomas, Level 7 –
6.0 with no band less than 5.5
Postgraduate Diplomas, Level 8 –
6.5 with no band less than 6.0
Masters, Level 9 –
6.5 with no band less than 6.0