ABOUT New Zealand
- Undergraduate – Rs. 12, 00,000 p.a. onwards
- Postgraduate – Rs. 12, 00,000 p.a. onwards
Career Post Study
International students required documents:
- Academic certificates and Transcripts/Mark-sheet
- IELTS/Doulingo certificates (if doesn’t have without IELTS possible through University assessment)
- Personal statement
- Interested Subject and location
- Bank Statement (London £11,385+ remaining tuition of first year, outer London £9,135+ remaining tuition fees of first year)
- Reference letter
WE PROMISE YOU A COZY EXPERIENCE
Frequently ask questions
Main Intakes – February and September
Other Intakes – May, July, November
Admission process is very easy. A Student needs to submit application form, relevant fees and
past academic documents along with English Proficiency certificate. For a detailed list of
documents please contact our offices. Admission in New Zealand takes about 1 to 2 weeks for
private institutions, 3 to 4 weeks for polytechnics and 8 to 12 weeks for universities. It is
desirable to apply 2 to 4 months before the start of the program.
The academic year is from mid / late February to early November and most Universities have 2
semesters with a holiday of 4 weeks in June. Each University operates slightly different dates
and some also offer summer school in the main holiday period in November to February.
International students enrolled in a study program are eligible to work up to 20 hours per week
during the academic year. Students can work full time (40 hrs) only during the summer holidays.
The average wage for part time jobs is between NZ$10 – NZ$12 per hour. Spouse of the students
going for Post graduate courses or for courses listed in immediate or long term skill shortage can
accompany the student on a work permit.
After completion of studies students can apply for a 1 year graduate job search visa if they do not
have an immediate job in hand or a 2 to 3 year work visa if they have a employment relevant to
the field of study provided they have completed either advanced diploma or PG diploma in 1
year or diploma for 2 years.
International students who have graduated from a course in New Zealand would gain points
under the Skilled Migrant Category if their course covers any area mentioned in the list. They are
also eligible (on a case to case basis) for waiver of 2 years past work experience for longer term
Processing time for visa is about 3 to 6 weeks. The visa officer will conduct a check of all the
documents submitted like education certificates, financial documents and work experience
documents. (For a detailed list please contact any of our offices.) Some students may be required
to attend a telephonic interview with at New Zealand High Commission, New Delhi or provide
further information to enable the visa officer to make a decision. Students will be required to
show NZ$15,000 per year towards living expenses as finances for visa purposes. Under the new
FTZ scheme students can optionally deposit this into a specially designated bank account to be
released periodically during the course of study.
Once the visa officer is convinced and all the requirements have been met, students will be
advised in writing that their application has been approved in principle. Students will be given a
month to submit the following documents – Fee receipts issued by the New Zealand Education
Institute and any other specific requirement .
The visa will be issued not earlier than 14 to 21 working days prior to course commencement.
The student visa will be valid for a period in proportion to the duration of the fee paid. If a
student pays fees for the entire duration of the course then visa is issued for the full term of the