New Zealand in the south western Pacific Ocean consists of the North Island and South Island both marked with distinctive volcanoes and glaciations. The country is a popular tourist destination with landscapes varying from steaming volcanoes and geysers, rolling green hills, icy glaciers, snowy mountain ranges, famous for its distinctive character and adventure sports.
New Zealand itself is a multi-cultural nation, with a fusion of Maori (the indigenous people), Pacific Island, European and Asian people combining to make a vibrant and colorful society. It’s population just over four million people, known affectionately as ‘Kiwis’, are easy going, warm and welcoming.
The climate in New Zealand is temperate with relatively mild, wet winters, with temperature between 10 and 15ºC. Summers are warm and dry where temperatures range from 20 to 30ºC, between December, January and February. The winter months are June, July and August.
It offers a safe learning environment which provides excellent study opportunities and support services for international students. Courses are available for academic, professional and vocational studies at universities, polytechnics, colleges of education, secondary schools and private training establishments.
New Zealand has eight universities that offer academic programs, rather than vocational. New Zealand also has 18 Institutes of Technology and Polytechnics (ITPs). They provide professional and vocational education and training ranging from introductory studies through to full degree programs. Courses are more vocationally oriented, emphasizing practical experience and application to work situations. A degree from one of these institutions has equal status with a university degree.
Counseling and Research
Start you process with Counseling and Universities/Institutions research. Explore and make inquiries on your course of study, the education provider and city that you’d like to concentrate on which suits your lifestyle and budget.
Speak to a Scholars’ Destination counselor to quick start your Application Process
Take an appointment with a Scholars’ Destination counselor. Our team has wealth knowledge with professional advice and personal experience being students from different study locations all over the world.
IELTS / PTE Coaching
Quick start your admissions and application process as per your choice of university and course preference. If you require clearing English Proficiency test i.e. IELTS or PTE Scholars’ Destination Coaching to cater to your needs.
Your personal counselor shall make sure they help you in your application and guide towards your entry and acceptance requirement at the institute of your choice.
Arrange your Finance, Clear Medicals and apply for Provisional Visa
Once a decision for your choice of acceptance has been made start preparing your finances in order to make your provisional visa application. Scholars’ Destination can provide you with information and make sure you are well positioned to clear this process with a positive outcome i.e. your Provisional Approval of Student Visa.
Payment of Tuition Fees
Post receiving your AIP makes arrangements to pay for your tuition Fees to the respective provider.
Congratulations you have received your Visa!!
Something more: New Zealand Qualification is internationally recognized by schools and universities internationally, through the country’s participation in the Lisbon Recognition Convention and other inter-Governmental agreements.
Please log on to New Zealand Qualifications Authority for more information. It also means that a student can have confidence in the quality of New Zealand’s tertiary education.
All eight of New Zealand Universities are among the world’s top 500 in the 2015/16 QS rankings. On individual subjects, the 2015/16 QS rankings also placed New Zealand universities amongst the world’s top 50 for teaching, accounting and finance, business and management, computer science, civil and structural engineering, agriculture and forestry, veterinary science and nine other important disciplines.