Why to study in New Zealand ?
New Zealand also has an international reputation as a provider of quality education. It offers a safe learning environment which provides excellent study opportunities and support services for international students.
What are the living expenses?
On an average, an international student spends about 800 – 1000 NZ$ per month on accommodation, food, clothing, entertainment, transport & other costs. It is important to note that individual’s cost may vary as per their location, course & lifestyle
Can I work while am studying?
All international students are allowed to work part time up to 20 hours per week & full time during summer holidays. NZ follows minimum wage system; current minimum wage for an employee is 12 NZ$ per hour
Can my spouse accompany me during my studies in NZ?
Spouse of students going for PG course or courses in Long term skilled shortage area can get Full time work permit. Spouse of students going to UG courses if willing, to accompany their partners can apply for a visitor visa.
Are Scholarships available?
Most international students study in New Zealand on a full fee payment basis. New Zealand doctoral research scholarships are a significant educational opportunity as here international student only pays domestic fees & many times also support students with Living & travel allowance.
What is TTS ?
TTS is company responsible for carrying out some of immigration New Zealands administrative work like accepting application from candidate and posted to New Zealand High commission.
Where can I obtain Police Clearance certificate?
Certificate for police clearance can be obtained from regional passport office Or it can also be obtained from the deputy commissioner of police/ superintendent of police for the area of your residence.
What are the options available after completing my studies in NZ?
Students finishing courses of Level 5 or higher level are eligible for 1 year job search visa when they can work full time & look for a job in relevant area of study. Once student get offered full time job offer in relevant area of study they can apply for PR or Work Permit depending on their eligibility. Long term skilled shortage list of popular field in demand with good job prospects can be viewed on immigration.
Do I need Medical Certificate if so where can I get it?
All the applicant required to submit the medical certificate and it can be obtained from panel doctors as per the immigration of newzealand.
When should I apply for the transfer of visa?
If the applicant passport has a valid visa and got expired, then the applicant has to apply for visa to transfer from old passport to new passport.