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New Zealand offers one of the best education in world as it has the enormously diverse Education system. New Zealand maintains excellent standards in literacy, mathematics as well as sciences and has a well consistent global ranking as per global standards. New Zealand has billion education system as it has wide employment markets and has an increasing mobile network of teaching staff and researches and a well travelled population of students

International students attend various institutions and universities to undertake bachelor degrees for postgraduate courses that include certificate, also post graduate diploma along with master and doctoral programs. New Zealand government also offers vocational training that are funded by government institutions, it includes TAFE-

(technical and further education) and various other private institutions. Besides that many colleges offer students credit towards their University courses.

New Zealand has  a prominent eight state-funded universities, which includes 16 Institutes of Technology and Polytechnics (ITPs), which is unified into the New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology (NZIST). New Zealand also has around 550 Private Training Establishments (PTEs), which includes various English language schools.

International students can choose their institution according to the interest and what's best for their career path- 

  • Universities  in New Zealand offers higher degree-level education. Programmes are research-led and commonly academic rather than vocational. In the 2020 QS World University Rankings, around seven of New Zealand’s universities made it in the top 100 in at least one subject.

  • ITPs and a few larger PTEs  usually offers, vocational degree-level education.

  • PTEs usually offers specific vocational programmes, mainly at certificate as well as diploma level.

Framework for qualifications- 

The Qualifications Framework (NZQF) of New Zealand is the main core of the education system.  Most of the qualifications are listed in this framework, that shows quality that is recognized globally and is trusted worldwide.

Fees structure and scholarships programs-

New Zealand offers world- class education along with outstanding quality of life, do there are various other expenses that have to be considered before studying overseas. Tuition peace berries for international students according to the type as well as length of the course. many universities in New Zealand set their own tuition fees according to the length of the courses, the type as well as level of study. On an average the an undergraduate (bachelor) degree courses can cost between NZ$22, 000 to NZ$30,000 per annum. Whereas the average postgraduate degree costs ranges between NZ$25,000 and NZ$35,000 per annum.

Teaching and learning style- 

New Zealand offers an extremely supportive environment for its students. They have quite low number of students for classrooms as compared to other Western countries, does allowing for more personalized attention. Though teaching methods are constantly developing, international students will experience a wide range of teaching techniques as well as environments. also the support for international goes further beyond classrooms, as the New Zealand Government being the first around the globe to create a code of practice that mainly outlines as a standard of care for international students both in the classrooms as well as outside of it also.

International students can study at all levels of education be it vocational education and training (VET), to the various English language courses to higher education (including many universities) and also undergraduate and postgraduate studies. Besides that Tertiary education comprises of higher education (including universities) along with vocational education and training (VET).

For Higher education-

In New Zealand higher Education courses can be taken by international students so as to earn an advanced degree so as to continue their studies. The common main three types of higher education system comprises of bachelor, master and also doctoral degrees. These universities are usually have large group lectures and also small group tutorials.

For VET- 

A vocational education and training (VET) qualification can lead to a pathway for entering the workforce or university. Various types of vocational training courses in fields such as information technology, business services, fashion, art and media, hospitality and tourism, childcare, logistics and transport, construction, touris and  manufacturing as well as rural industries.

Pathway programs-   

International students have many pathway programs for higher education that includes foundation studies and English language preparation programs. This type of pathway programs ensure that the students receive an extra support as well as assistance they need to succeed in their relevant field.

Academic year-  

The New Zealand secondary school system for international students usually starts each year in late January or early February, whereas the vocational and university students start at the end of February/early March. Commonly secondary schools have three or four terms. Besides universities and vocational colleges have usually two semesters. Exams are placed at the end of each semester that is June and November, with at least 2-4 week breaks between each semester and also sometimes a longer break over the summer from November/December to February. International students can also be able to choose a course that offers a  different summer program, which means that they can do a third semester in the year.

Learning English- 

If anyone are planning to study in New Zealand learning English is probably the most important factor. If someone is not fluent in English language or your proficiency in the English language is limited then they are advised to enroll in English language school first before starting to program your studies. A wide variety of organizations and institutions have such courses available, it can be either full time or part time. besides that some universities also offer a certificate of attainment in English language which is a full time course.

After graduation-

For international students New Zealand governments also offers pathways for recent graduates to live as well as work in New Zealand. It basically depends on the area of study and their relevant field of interest. International students also have the opportunity to stay and also work in New Zealand for at least up to four years initially. The graduate  pathway usually has two main steps as follows-

  • a post-study work visa that basically offers international students up to 12 months so as to find a job in their relevant field of study.

  • An employer-assisted work visa that basically allows international students to stay in New Zealand for at least two or three years  so as to gain work experience related to their specific job with that of specific employer.

Ensuring a good education system for all is important aspect of the Kiwi concept of “giving everyone a fair go”. New Zealand is amongst the world’s top 20 nations for the quality of  education.


Harleen Arora 3 years ago
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