New Zealand

Safe, friendly and welcoming, New Zealand is a natural playground full of opportunities for unique experiences. Learn more about working while studying, where to stay, the cost of living and the best places to visit.


A world-class education and an unforgettable adventure!

New Zealand is one of the world’s best places to live and study. Discover our internationally-renowned education system and unbeatable lifestyle.

Ten reasons to study in New Zealand:

  • World class education – all eight universities are in the top 3% in the world
  • A better CV – New Zealand qualifications are recognized and respected globally
  • Feel safe – New Zealand is the world’s 4th most peaceful country (Global Peace Index 2016)
  • Unbeatable lifestyle – Improve your work/life balance and experience New Zealand’s stunning nature
  • New way of learning – Learn to ask questions and think critically
  • A warm welcome – New Zealanders are welcoming, friendly and respectful to other cultures.
  • Learn in English – Improve your workplace-relevant English language skills
  • Work while you study – You may be able to support your studies with paid work
  • Great package for PhDs – You pay the same tuition fees as New Zealanders. You can also work full-time while completing your studies
  • Gain life skills – Studying in New Zealand is an opportunity for personal growth and development

Source: New Zealand Education

 New Zealand at a glance

Capital: Wellington

Major Cities: Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch, Hamilton, Tauranga, Dunedin

Currency: New Zealand Dollar

Drives on the: Left

Calling Code: +64