New Zealand High Commission Canberra, Australia

Studying in New Zealand

The Ministry of Education website contains information about the New Zealand education system, and New Zealand’s Code of Practice for the care of international students.

New Zealand Educated website provides international students with information and resources including links to institutions and courses and scholarships and a guide to living and studying in New Zealand.

New Zealand Aid Programme Scholarships

Through the New Zealand Aid Programme, the New Zealand Government offers scholarships to citizens of some developing countries. See the scholarships section of the New Zealand Aid Programme website for details.

Student visas

Immigration New Zealand has information about how to apply for a student visa.

Australian Citizens and permanent residents are eligible to study in New Zealand under similar conditions as New Zealanders. They are able to apply for tertiary student allowances after two years residence.

New Zealand enjoys international esteem because of its high standard of university education. The conditions provide an excellent framework for study and overseas students receive great support.

Information on the opportunities to study in New Zealand can be obtained from Immigration New Zealand:

Immigration New Zealand - Sydney

Level 10, 55 Hunter Street
Sydney NSW 2000
Australia

Mailing Address: GPO Box 365
Sydney NSW 2001
Australia

Telephone: +61 - (0)2 - 9223 0144
Facsimile: +61 - (0)2 - 9223 0166
Website: www.immigration.govt.nz
Office Hours: Mon-Tues 0900-1600hrs, Wed 0930-1600, Thurs-Fri 0900-1600

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