About New Zealand

New Zealand is an island country in the southwestern Pacific Ocean. The country geographically comprises two main landmasses, the North Island and South Island. New Zealand is situated around 900 miles east of Australia. New Zealand’s capital city is Wellington, while its most populous city is Auckland.

The majority of New Zealand’s population of 4.5 million is of European descent; the indigenous Maori are the largest minority, followed by Asians and Pacific Islanders. In New Zealand, you can study for internationally-recognized qualifications at a wide range of educational institutions. New Zealand is a diverse country of many cultures. We’re easy going and embrace different lifestyles and opinions

In New Zealand you will be looked after. Here we have a Code of Practice for Pastoral Care that helps ensure the safety and well-being of our international students.

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Why Study in New Zealand?

New Zealand may be best known for its stunning countryside, a population of 4.4 million who enjoy classy wine and herds of sheep. However, with study costs, financial aid and post-graduation employment prospects emerging as highly important factors in choosing a destination, New Zealand is gradually drawing itself towards the centre stage of international education. The education model adopted by New Zealand has fundamental principles taken from the UK institutions and hence is research and practical oriented.

The New Zealand Government is investing heavily in its education sector with projections of international enrolments increasing by 2025 to more than double of what they are today. The broad range of study and research opportunities is also boosting their presence in the global marketplace. Moreover, 7 of the 8 Universities in New Zealand have consistently featured in the top 500 Universities across the globe. This is why more and more students are choosing to study in New Zealand. If you too are considering to study in New Zealand, you must contact us and we will guide you step by step.

Top Universities in New Zealand

New Zealand offers a high quality learning experience through its 8 internationally well-recognised universities. The New Zealand Vice Chancellor Committee is committed to building the country’s education system on strong values of research and practical orientation with high quality control on the modules offered at Universities.

Universities possess highly experienced faculty members many of whom come from industry and other very interesting backgrounds especially in the fields of Business, Sciences, Arts and Environmental Studies. The country also has an immense knowledge in sophisticated environmental and sustainable engineering and applied technology, and has made a series of innovations especially in outdoor activities including Commercial Bungee Jumping, The Jetpack and High Speed Amphibious Vehicles.

New Zealand University and colleges are growing in the following areas of study: Agriculture & Veterinary Medicine, Applied & Pure Sciences, Architecture & Construction, Engineering, Creative Arts & Design, Education & Training, Health & Medicine, Fitness & Personal Care and Travel & Hospitality.

 

 

List of Universities in the New Zealand

Education Cost for Studying in New Zealand

Costs of studying abroad is an important factor in choosing your study destination. This section familiarises you with the cost of higher education in New Zealand. When you compare the education costs in New Zealand to the US or the UK, it is quite affordable. Take a look:

Tuition Fee (NZ $)

  • Arts & Sciences – $20,000
  • Engineering & Technology – $25,000
  • Dentistry & Medicine – $75,000

Accommodation (NZ $)

  • Private Halls (Self Catered) – $14,400
  • Private Halls (Fully Catered) – $15,000
  • Apartment (Depending on location) – $14,600

Admission Process to Study in New Zealand

To be assured of obtaining the best quality advice about the opportunities available for studying in New Zealand, students should register with Oasis Abroad Study and Visa Services. After registration all students will be carefully guided through a number of key stages, maximising their chances of getting admission in the institutions of their choice. This is how we, at Oasis Abroad Study and Visa Services, work on the New Zealand admissions process.

  • Registration
    You register with Oasis Abroad Study and Visa Services and be assured of obtaining the best quality advice.
  • Profiling
    We make an assessment of academic qualifications, work experience, financial status, career goals as well as life interests and aspirations.
  • Standardised Tests
    We evaluate the requirement of any standardised tests you may need to take or review results that has been already obtained.
  • University/Course Selection
    Together, we shortlist potential universities and courses that match a your profile.
  • Document Editing
    We edit essays, Statement of Purpose, Letters of Recommendation and Resume, which have been written by you.
  • Application Review and Submission
    The completed application forms are reviewed before they are submitted to your final choice of universities.
  • Interview Preparation
    We assist in preparation (including mock sessions) for the interviews that you may have with the chosen universities.
  • Visa Counselling
    We assist in preparation (including mock sessions) for the interviews that you may have with the High Commissions or Embassies, as well as the collation and review of relevant documentation for submission of the visa application.
  • Pre Departure Information
    We deliver comprehensive information about the country of choice to ensure that you are completely prepared for life at an overseas university.


Contact us to know more about the New Zealand admissions process.

Student Visa for New Zealand from Nepal

Here is a list of documents required for New Zealand:

  • Attested copies of X, XII & Graduate Degree (if applicable), Mark Sheets
  • Evidence of English Language proficiency e.g. IELTS, TOEFL, etc.
  • Standardised Tests e.g. GMAT, GRE (where necessary for the programme)
  • Two academic references
  • Two references from employers (where applicable)
  • Passport sized photographs
  • Statement of Purpose (SOP)
  • Resume/CV
  • Draft for application fees, if applicable
  • Portfolio (for Art, Design & Architecture programme)
  • Other Certificates & Achievements of Extracurricular Activities


Note: Documents required for individual universities and individual courses may vary in New Zealand.

Exams for Studying in New Zealand

Students have to pass one or more additional tests before they can be considered by most universities for admission. These range from the standardised graduate and college admission tests such as GRE, GMAT and SAT to English Language tests, such as TOEFL and IELTS.