New Zealand offers its students an abundance of academic opportunities to enable them to gain a desirable international education which is recognised worldwide.
The country has a strong reputation as a provider of quality education and the demand to study in the country is increasing rapidly. New Zealand’s place as one of the finest education locations is reflected by the fact that its education export industry is one of the country’s top five export industries. The country’s graduates go on to utilise their prestigious qualifications and enjoy successful and exciting careers
There are eight state owned universities in the country and they offer many different qualifications ranging from undergraduate to postgraduate courses. There is also a huge range of courses on offer amongst institutions and each establishment will have their own subject specific specialisms such as Medicine, Law and Technology. Furthermore, in the 2013-2014 Time Education University Rankings, there were five New Zealand universities ranked in the top 400 in the world.
The education system in the country is governed by a strict quality assurance system. The New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA) make it mandatory that institutions are registered to enrol international students and ensures that they are compliant with qualifications standards. International students choosing New Zealand as their study destination are safe in the knowledge that they will receive a superior quality of education, one that will provide a solid foundation for their future plans.