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How to apply to study in New Zealand

We’re making it easier for you to find a study option in New Zealand that matches what you are looking for. Register for My StudyNZ, a powerful online tool that can help you to find the courses and institutions in New Zealand to suit you.

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The key to a successful study abroad experience lies in the planning. Start planning now by exploring our study checklist and our resources on visas, agents and scholarships.


New Zealand is ranked the world's second most peaceful country.
Source: Global Peace Index.


International students may be able to work to help support themselves while they study.
Source: Find out more at www.nzstudywork.com.


New Zealand has more penguin species than any other country.
Source: Global Peace Index.


All eight New Zealand universities are in the top 3% in the QS world rankings.
Source: QS World University Rankings.


New Zealand teachers ranked the fourth most professional in the world.
Source: OECD Teaching and Learning International Study (TALIS).

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