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: $ 17.7k / Year (International)
                University of Otago logo
                • Tuition Fee:
                • Domestic students: $ 3.19k / Year
                • International students: $ 15.8k / Year
                  University of Waikato logo
                  • Tuition Fee:
                  • International students: $ 15.7k / 1 Year
                  • Ranking:
                  • 2240 StudyQA
                  • Duration:
                  • 3 years
                    University of Otago logo
                    • Tuition Fee:
                    • International students: $ 30.4k / Year (International)
                      University of Otago logo
                      • Tuition Fee:
                      • International students: $ 23.9k / Year (International)
                        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: $ 16.4k / year
                          • Ranking:
                          • 1989 StudyQA
                          • Duration:
                          • 3 years
                            University of Otago logo
                            • Tuition Fee:
                            • Domestic students: $ 31.7k / Year (EEA)
                              University of Otago logo
                              • Tuition Fee:
                              • International students: $ 27.2k / Year (International)
                                University of Otago logo
                                • Tuition Fee:
                                • International students: $ 27.2k / 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: $ 20.3k / Year (International)
                                      University of Otago logo
                                      • Tuition Fee:
                                      • Domestic students: $ 15.8k / Year
                                      • International students: $ 3.19k / Year
                                        Victoria University of Wellington logo
                                        • Tuition Fee:
                                        • International students: $ 5.35k / 1 year
                                        • Ranking:
                                        • 1787 StudyQA
                                        • Duration:
                                        • 3 years
                                          Auckland University of Technology logo
                                          • Tuition Fee:
                                          • International students: $ 17.1k / year
                                          • Ranking:
                                          • 1638 StudyQA
                                          • Duration:
                                          • 4 years
                                            Auckland University of Technology logo
                                            • Tuition Fee:
                                            • International students: $ 16.4k / year
                                            • Ranking:
                                            • 1627 StudyQA
                                            • Duration:
                                            • 4 years
                                              University of Auckland logo
                                              • Tuition Fee:
                                              • International students: $ 21.3k / 1 year
                                              • Ranking:
                                              • 1601 StudyQA
                                              • Duration:
                                              • 3 years
                                                University of Otago logo
                                                • Tuition Fee:
                                                • Domestic students: $ 31.7k / Year (EEA)
                                                  Auckland University of Technology logo
                                                  • Tuition Fee:
                                                  • International students: $ 16.4k / year
                                                  • Ranking:
                                                  • 1525 StudyQA
                                                  • Duration:
                                                  • 3 years
                                                    University of Otago logo
                                                    • Tuition Fee:
                                                    • International students: $ 30.4k / Year (International)
                                                      Victoria University of Wellington logo
                                                      • Tuition Fee:
                                                      • International students: $ 24.2k / 1 year
                                                      • Ranking:
                                                      • 1475 StudyQA
                                                      • Duration:
                                                      • 1 year
                                                        Lincoln University logo
                                                        • Tuition Fee:
                                                        • Domestic students: $ 4.53k / 1 year
                                                        • International students: $ 20.3k / 1 year
                                                        • Ranking:
                                                        • 1442 StudyQA
                                                        • Duration:
                                                        • 3 years
                                                          University of Otago logo
                                                          • Tuition Fee:
                                                          • International students: $ 16.8k / Year (International)
                                                            Lincoln University logo
                                                            • Tuition Fee:
                                                            • Domestic students: $ 6.5k / 18 months
                                                            • International students: $ 26.2k / 18 months
                                                              University of Auckland logo
                                                              • Tuition Fee:
                                                              • International students: $ 21k / 1 year
                                                                Auckland University of Technology logo
                                                                • Tuition Fee:
                                                                • International students: $ 16.4k / year
                                                                • Ranking:
                                                                • 1353 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: $ 16.4k / year
                                                                    • Ranking:
                                                                    • 1328 StudyQA
                                                                      University of Otago logo
                                                                      • Tuition Fee:
                                                                      • Domestic students: $ 15.8k / Year
                                                                      • International students: $ 3.19k / Year
                                                                        Lincoln University logo
                                                                        • Tuition Fee:
                                                                        • Domestic students: $ 4.53k / 1 year
                                                                        • International students: $ 20.3k / 1 year
                                                                        • Ranking:
                                                                        • 1259 StudyQA
                                                                        • Duration:
                                                                        • 2 years
                                                                          Victoria University of Wellington logo
                                                                          • Tuition Fee:
                                                                          • International students: $ 4.87k / 1 year
                                                                          • Ranking:
                                                                          • 1259 StudyQA
                                                                          • Duration:
                                                                          • 3 years
                                                                            Victoria University of Wellington logo
                                                                            • Tuition Fee:
                                                                            • International students: $ 28.7k / 1 year
                                                                            • Ranking:
                                                                            • 1210 StudyQA
                                                                            • Duration:
                                                                            • 2 years
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                                                                              Bachelor programs in New Zealand

                                                                              bachelor  programs
                                                                              The Bachelor of Sciences in Management - BIM - is well-balanced, cutting-edge undergraduate management programme that al...
                                                                              Summary A Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) program in hospitality management can prepare students to manage c...
                                                                              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
                                                                              The Master in International Tourism and Hospitality Management gives current and up to date knowledge on real world busi...
                                                                              Overview Study highly topical subject areas Course content is aligned with the academic requirements of the APM (Ass...
                                                                              Overview Students will have the opportunity to develop knowledge, skills and insight in the following areas: Prov...
                                                                              When a social, corporate or technological model reaches its maturation phase, it comes to a point where what used to wor...
                                                                              Overview The programme aims to develop an innovative approach to the professional luxury brand management of luxury co...
                                                                              Overview Whether you are a business student looking to build your knowledge and specialise in the digital domain or lo...
                                                                              Overview The MSc International Business consists of eight taught modules, Global Business in Context, International Fin...
                                                                              Summary The SHML MBA in hospitality management program is a specialized business and hospitality related master degree...
                                                                              Learn a range of essential marketing skills, including analysing statistics and interpreting large sets of data, with th...
                                                                              The MSc Strategic Business Management programme covers fundamental concepts in business strategy and performance managem...

                                                                              Most Popular programs in New Zealand

                                                                              most popular  programs
                                                                              The Master in International Tourism and Hospitality Management gives current and up to date knowledge on real world busi...
                                                                              The Bachelor of Sciences in Management - BIM - is well-balanced, cutting-edge undergraduate management programme that al...
                                                                              Summary A Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) program in hospitality management can prepare students to manage c...
                                                                              Overview Study highly topical subject areas Course content is aligned with the academic requirements of the APM (Ass...
                                                                              Overview Students will have the opportunity to develop knowledge, skills and insight in the following areas: Prov...
                                                                              When a social, corporate or technological model reaches its maturation phase, it comes to a point where what used to wor...
                                                                              Overview The programme aims to develop an innovative approach to the professional luxury brand management of luxury co...
                                                                              Overview Whether you are a business student looking to build your knowledge and specialise in the digital domain or lo...
                                                                              Overview The MSc International Business consists of eight taught modules, Global Business in Context, International Fin...
                                                                              Summary The SHML MBA in hospitality management program is a specialized business and hospitality related master degree...

                                                                              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...
                                                                              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 EdD programme, which carries the same status as a PhD, is designed for ambitious, mi...
                                                                              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...