Why Study in New Zealand?
New Zealand is one of the safest and beautiful Countries. It is situated in the southwestern Pacific Ocean. New Zealand is also known for movie shooting, you may aware of movies like Lord of the Rings, King Kong, etc. was shot here and is a great study destination. It is known for their high quality of education, internationally acclaimed educational institutes and their qualifications are recognised worldwide. People call native of this Country as “Kiwis” as it is their national bird and resides in New Zealand. There are plenty of work opportunities for international students. For an International student it offers both good quality of education, multicultural environment and breathtaking beauty.
As per QS World Ranking Universities 2016-17, some of the best Ranking NZ Universities are:
1. The University of Auckland,
2. University of Otago,
3. University of Canterbury,
4. Victoria University of Wellington,
5. University of Waikato,
6. Massey University,
7. Lincoln University,
8. Auckland University of Technology (AUT)
Programs and courses offered in New Zealand are recognized globally. Students are encouraged to think out of the box and find their own solutions, which helps them to develop problem solving skills which will eventually help finding good job opportunities anywhere in the world. It’s important to know that tuition fees and living expense varies from different countries and universities. Tuition Fees of the course varies as per the program of study and vary from each institution/University. International students are allowed to work part time while studying. Students get great opportunities to build a strong relation with their mates from multicultural backgrounds. Scholarships are very helpful for the student to cut down the cost of tuition fees, especially while studying overseas. There are different criteria’s for eligibility of scholarships for international students and those are based on academic scores, work background and many more..
Top Cities in New Zealand Preferred by International Students are Auckland, Christchurch, Wellington, Hamilton, Dunedin, New Plymouth.
Here are some most preferred cities by the students
Auckland is the largest city in New Zealand and most live able city as there are beaches, shopping centres, Work opportunities while studying etc. This city is the home of few well known universities like University of Auckland, Auckland University of Technology (AUT)
Christchurch is known for the numerous adventure attractions. Universities like University of Canterbury and Lincoln University are based here. The Cost of living is moderate and good opportunities for part time work.
Wellington is the capital of New Zealand. This city is a delight of explorers who enjoy the historic streets and buildings. Besides this, Victoria Wellington University, University of Otago, Massey University are rooted here.