Study programs in New Zealand

New Zealand is a small country, but it attracts thousands of international students every year to study in one of its universities because of quality of education, magnificent nature of this country and new culture experience. International students in New Zealand will have a unique opportunity to explore a mind-blowing nature of the country which include numerous extraordinary sites in very compact area. One additional reason to choose New Zealand is a very high quality of life in the country.

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There are eight universities in the New Zealand, as well as 18 technology institutions and more than 600 training schools. While country is quite small (the total population is less than 5 million), the quality of education is very high: five universities in the New Zealand are included in QS World University rankings with one of them – University of Auckland – placed among the top-100. Given the small size of the country this is a pretty serious accomplishment.

The education system in the New Zealand looks like Australian's. There are three main stages: Bachelor, Master and Doctoral studies. Bachelor degree typically takes three years of study and one additional year for “Honours” programs, which is dedicated for those who want to pursue an academic career. However, several Bachelor programs in New Zealand takes for years even without Honours year – it depends on area of study as well as on university's specific requirements. Master degree could be obtained in one or two years, and after that students could start their doctoral studies. 8 universities in New Zealand provide all types of programs. 18 Institutes of Technology and Polytechnics are usually more focused, but have not only degree, but also vocational and short-term programs. Doctoral programs are realized bot in universities and in some of the Institutes of technology. In order to obtain a PhD degree, students typically have to study for 3-5 years.

Universities in New Zealand have especially renowned programs in Education, Archaeology and Development studies which attract thousands of students every year.  

University of Otago logo
  • Tuition Fee:
  • Domestic students: $ 3.99k / Year
  • International students: $ 17.1k / Year
    University of Otago logo
    • Tuition Fee:
    • Domestic students: $ 3.19k / Year
    • International students: $ 15.8k / Year
      University of Otago logo
      • Tuition Fee:
      • Domestic students: $ 3.19k / Year
      • International students: $ 15.8k / Year
        University of Otago logo
        • Tuition Fee:
        • Domestic students: $ 3.19k / Year
        • International students: $ 15.8k / Year
          University of Otago logo
          • Tuition Fee:
          • Domestic students: $ 3.19k / Year
          • International students: $ 15.8k / Year
            University of Otago logo
            • Tuition Fee:
            • Domestic students: $ 3.19k / Year
            • International students: $ 15.8k / Year
              University of Otago logo
              • Tuition Fee:
              • International students: $ 17.6k / Year (International)
                University of Otago logo
                • Tuition Fee:
                • Domestic students: $ 3.19k / Year
                • International students: $ 15.8k / Year
                  University of Otago logo
                  • Tuition Fee:
                  • International students: $ 30.3k / Year (International)
                    University of Waikato logo
                    • Tuition Fee:
                    • International students: $ 15.6k / 1 Year
                    • Ranking:
                    • 2370 StudyQA
                    • Duration:
                    • 3 years
                      University of Otago logo
                      • Tuition Fee:
                      • International students: $ 23.8k / Year (International)
                        Auckland University of Technology logo
                        • Tuition Fee:
                        • International students: $ 16.3k / year
                        • Ranking:
                        • 2218 StudyQA
                        • Duration:
                        • 3 years
                          University of Otago logo
                          • Tuition Fee:
                          • Domestic students: $ 3.19k / Year
                          • International students: $ 15.8k / Year
                            University of Otago logo
                            • Tuition Fee:
                            • International students: $ 27k / Year (International)
                              University of Otago logo
                              • Tuition Fee:
                              • Domestic students: $ 30.6k / Year (EEA)
                                University of Otago logo
                                • Tuition Fee:
                                • International students: $ 27k / Year (International)
                                  University of Otago logo
                                  • Tuition Fee:
                                  • Domestic students: $ 3.19k / Year
                                  • International students: $ 15.8k / Year
                                    University of Otago logo
                                    • Tuition Fee:
                                    • Domestic students: $ 15.8k / Year
                                    • International students: $ 3.19k / Year
                                      University of Otago logo
                                      • Tuition Fee:
                                      • International students: $ 20.2k / Year (International)
                                        Victoria University of Wellington logo
                                        • Tuition Fee:
                                        • International students: $ 5.33k / 1 year
                                        • Ranking:
                                        • 1926 StudyQA
                                        • Duration:
                                        • 3 years
                                          Auckland University of Technology logo
                                          • Tuition Fee:
                                          • International students: $ 16.3k / year
                                          • Ranking:
                                          • 1886 StudyQA
                                          • Duration:
                                          • 4 years
                                            Auckland University of Technology logo
                                            • Tuition Fee:
                                            • International students: $ 17k / year
                                            • Ranking:
                                            • 1821 StudyQA
                                            • Duration:
                                            • 4 years
                                              University of Auckland logo
                                              • Tuition Fee:
                                              • International students: $ 21.2k / 1 year
                                              • Ranking:
                                              • 1767 StudyQA
                                              • Duration:
                                              • 3 years
                                                University of Otago logo
                                                • Tuition Fee:
                                                • Domestic students: $ 30.6k / Year (EEA)
                                                  University of Otago logo
                                                  • Tuition Fee:
                                                  • International students: $ 30.3k / Year (International)
                                                    Auckland University of Technology logo
                                                    • Tuition Fee:
                                                    • International students: $ 16.3k / year
                                                    • Ranking:
                                                    • 1644 StudyQA
                                                    • Duration:
                                                    • 3 years
                                                      University of Otago logo
                                                      • Tuition Fee:
                                                      • International students: $ 16.7k / Year (International)
                                                        Victoria University of Wellington logo
                                                        • Tuition Fee:
                                                        • International students: $ 24.1k / 1 year
                                                        • Ranking:
                                                        • 1583 StudyQA
                                                        • Duration:
                                                        • 1 year
                                                          Lincoln University logo
                                                          • Tuition Fee:
                                                          • Domestic students: $ 4.51k / 1 year
                                                          • International students: $ 20.3k / 1 year
                                                          • Ranking:
                                                          • 1580 StudyQA
                                                          • Duration:
                                                          • 3 years
                                                            Lincoln University logo
                                                            • Tuition Fee:
                                                            • Domestic students: $ 6.47k / 18 months
                                                            • International students: $ 26.1k / 18 months
                                                              University of Auckland logo
                                                              • Tuition Fee:
                                                              • International students: $ 21k / 1 year
                                                                Auckland University of Technology logo
                                                                • Tuition Fee:
                                                                • International students: $ 16.3k / year
                                                                • Ranking:
                                                                • 1477 StudyQA
                                                                • Duration:
                                                                • 4 years
                                                                  University of Otago logo
                                                                  • Tuition Fee:
                                                                  • Domestic students: $ 3.19k / Year
                                                                  • International students: $ 15.8k / Year
                                                                    Auckland University of Technology logo
                                                                    • Tuition Fee:
                                                                    • International students: $ 16.3k / year
                                                                    • Ranking:
                                                                    • 1434 StudyQA
                                                                      Victoria University of Wellington logo
                                                                      • Tuition Fee:
                                                                      • International students: $ 4.85k / 1 year
                                                                      • Ranking:
                                                                      • 1433 StudyQA
                                                                      • Duration:
                                                                      • 3 years
                                                                        Victoria University of Wellington logo
                                                                        • Tuition Fee:
                                                                        • International students: $ 28.6k / 1 year
                                                                        • Ranking:
                                                                        • 1387 StudyQA
                                                                        • Duration:
                                                                        • 2 years
                                                                          Lincoln University logo
                                                                          • Tuition Fee:
                                                                          • Domestic students: $ 4.51k / 1 year
                                                                          • International students: $ 20.3k / 1 year
                                                                          • Ranking:
                                                                          • 1385 StudyQA
                                                                          • Duration:
                                                                          • 2 years
                                                                            University of Otago logo
                                                                            • Tuition Fee:
                                                                            • Domestic students: $ 15.8k / Year
                                                                            • International students: $ 3.19k / Year
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                                                                              Bachelor programs in New Zealand

                                                                              bachelor  programs
                                                                              Summary A Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) program in hospitality management can prepare students to manage c...
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                                                                              Description This Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) in Visual Communications degree program gives students the opportuni...
                                                                              Description With a focus on investigative approaches and techniques over practical laboratory-based analysis meth...
                                                                              Description The LLB Law with American Law degree recognises the importance of the US in modern legal and commerci...
                                                                              Description Your first step to studying a degree in areas such as Media, Advertising, Computing, Graphic Design, Land...
                                                                              The Department of Family and Consumer Sciences teaches students the values, knowledge and skills necessary to be proacti...
                                                                              Description This course develops outstanding graduates well equipped to influence and make significant contributions....
                                                                              Description The B.S. in Safety Management is designed to assure development of competencies which enable innovati...
                                                                              Description What will I study? You will explore the fundamental roles played by narrative in thought, society, l...

                                                                              Master programs in New Zealand

                                                                              master  programs
                                                                              Summary The SHML MBA in hospitality management program is a specialized business and hospitality related master degree...
                                                                              The International Dual Degree in Tourist Management is a year program designed entirely for pursuing a successfully car...
                                                                              This interdisciplinary MSc programme equips students with the skills, knowledge and expertise to become expert practitio...
                                                                              Hult s Master of Social Entrepreneurship helped students understand and develop core business skills while learning how....
                                                                              Students are provided with an opportunity to concentrate in an area of specific interest, to include sports administrati...
                                                                              Advertisement The Master of Library and Information Science programme is a 2-year full-time postgraduate programme for....
                                                                              Globally, there is a great inequality in health status and this inequality is a barrier to development. Better health pr...
                                                                              The Public Health and Health Promotion MSc is intended for all those interested in promoting health and well-being.The P...
                                                                              Mobility and Urban Studies (Urban Design) (Aalborg) The MSc programme Urban Design with a specialization in Mobilities.....
                                                                              The Economics of Public Policy Program provides students with the theoretical and empirical fundamentals to answer quest...

                                                                              Most Popular programs in New Zealand

                                                                              most popular  programs
                                                                              Summary A Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) program in hospitality management can prepare students to manage c...
                                                                              Summary The SHML MBA in hospitality management program is a specialized business and hospitality related master degree...
                                                                              An ideal programme for gaining an understanding of business in general and the importance of a international vision in s...
                                                                              The International Dual Degree in Tourist Management is a year program designed entirely for pursuing a successfully car...
                                                                              Seven global locations As a Hult MBA student, you have the opportunity to study at up to three of our seven global camp...
                                                                              Description This Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) in Visual Communications degree program gives students the opportuni...
                                                                              Description With a focus on investigative approaches and techniques over practical laboratory-based analysis meth...
                                                                              This interdisciplinary MSc programme equips students with the skills, knowledge and expertise to become expert practitio...
                                                                              Hult s Master of Social Entrepreneurship helped students understand and develop core business skills while learning how....
                                                                              Description The LLB Law with American Law degree recognises the importance of the US in modern legal and commerci...

                                                                              PhD programs in New Zealand

                                                                              phd  programs
                                                                              Chemical Biology is an emerging discipline that sits at the interface of traditional chemistry and biology. It draws on....
                                                                              Despite the diversity of their interests, researchers in the program are unified by a common desire to understand biolog...
                                                                              Description Advertisement Areas of study and research emphasize biotechnology, reaction engineering, materials sci...
                                                                              Description Advertisement The EdD programme, which carries the same status as a PhD, is designed for ambitious, mi...
                                                                              The Graduate Program in Cell Biology offers students outstanding opportunities for research and training leading to the....
                                                                              Description Advertisement Research Areas:Applications are especially welcome in the areas of the School's research...
                                                                              Description Advertisement The Doctor of Educational Psychology (DEdPsy) is a research degree accredited by the Bri...
                                                                              The PhD Programme offered at the Faculty of Journalism and Political Sciences, University of Warsaw is addressed to Engl...
                                                                              The Australian National University provides PhD students with a vibrant research community and outstanding program suppo...
                                                                              Abdullah G l University (AGU) aims to be a research-oriented university with state-of the-art facilities designed for m...