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:
          • International students: $ 17.8k / Year (International)
            University of Waikato logo
            • Tuition Fee:
            • International students: $ 15.8k / 1 Year
            • Ranking:
            • 2824 StudyQA
            • Duration:
            • 3 years
              University of Otago logo
              • Tuition Fee:
              • International students: $ 30.6k / Year (International)
                University of Otago logo
                • Tuition Fee:
                • International students: $ 27.3k / Year (International)
                  University of Otago logo
                  • Tuition Fee:
                  • International students: $ 24.1k / Year (International)
                    Auckland University of Technology logo
                    • Tuition Fee:
                    • International students: $ 16.5k / year
                    • Ranking:
                    • 2552 StudyQA
                      University of Otago logo
                      • Tuition Fee:
                      • Domestic students: $ 32.1k / Year (EEA)
                        Auckland University of Technology logo
                        • Tuition Fee:
                        • International students: $ 16.5k / year
                        • Ranking:
                        • 2479 StudyQA
                        • Duration:
                        • 3 years
                          University of Otago logo
                          • Tuition Fee:
                          • International students: $ 27.3k / 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
                                Victoria University of Wellington logo
                                • Tuition Fee:
                                • International students: $ 5.39k / 1 year
                                • Ranking:
                                • 2186 StudyQA
                                • Duration:
                                • 3 years
                                  Auckland University of Technology logo
                                  • Tuition Fee:
                                  • International students: $ 17.2k / year
                                  • Ranking:
                                  • 2126 StudyQA
                                  • Duration:
                                  • 4 years
                                    University of Auckland logo
                                    • Tuition Fee:
                                    • International students: $ 21.4k / 1 year
                                    • Ranking:
                                    • 2051 StudyQA
                                    • Duration:
                                    • 3 years
                                      University of Otago logo
                                      • Tuition Fee:
                                      • Domestic students: $ 32.1k / Year (EEA)
                                        Auckland University of Technology logo
                                        • Tuition Fee:
                                        • International students: $ 16.5k / year
                                        • Ranking:
                                        • 1886 StudyQA
                                        • Duration:
                                        • 3 years
                                          University of Otago logo
                                          • Tuition Fee:
                                          • International students: $ 30.6k / Year (International)
                                            Lincoln University logo
                                            • Tuition Fee:
                                            • Domestic students: $ 4.55k / 1 year
                                            • International students: $ 20.5k / 1 year
                                            • Ranking:
                                            • 1850 StudyQA
                                            • Duration:
                                            • 3 years
                                              Victoria University of Wellington logo
                                              • Tuition Fee:
                                              • International students: $ 24.3k / 1 year
                                              • Ranking:
                                              • 1837 StudyQA
                                              • Duration:
                                              • 1 year
                                                University of Otago logo
                                                • Tuition Fee:
                                                • International students: $ 16.9k / Year (International)
                                                  Lincoln University logo
                                                  • Tuition Fee:
                                                  • Domestic students: $ 6.53k / 18 months
                                                  • International students: $ 26.4k / 18 months
                                                    University of Auckland logo
                                                    • Tuition Fee:
                                                    • International students: $ 21k / 1 year
                                                      Lincoln University logo
                                                      • Tuition Fee:
                                                      • Domestic students: $ 4.55k / 1 year
                                                      • International students: $ 20.5k / 1 year
                                                      • Ranking:
                                                      • 1724 StudyQA
                                                      • Duration:
                                                      • 2 years
                                                        Auckland University of Technology logo
                                                        • Tuition Fee:
                                                        • International students: $ 16.5k / year
                                                        • Ranking:
                                                        • 1669 StudyQA
                                                          Victoria University of Wellington logo
                                                          • Tuition Fee:
                                                          • International students: $ 4.9k / 1 year
                                                          • Ranking:
                                                          • 1624 StudyQA
                                                          • Duration:
                                                          • 3 years
                                                            Victoria University of Wellington logo
                                                            • Tuition Fee:
                                                            • International students: $ 28.9k / 1 year
                                                            • Ranking:
                                                            • 1576 StudyQA
                                                            • Duration:
                                                            • 2 years
                                                              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: $ 5.62k / 1 year
                                                                • Ranking:
                                                                • 1493 StudyQA
                                                                • Duration:
                                                                • 3 years
                                                                  Auckland University of Technology logo
                                                                  • Tuition Fee:
                                                                  • International students: $ 16.5k / year
                                                                  • Ranking:
                                                                  • 1414 StudyQA
                                                                  • Duration:
                                                                  • 3 years
                                                                    Victoria University of Wellington logo
                                                                    • Tuition Fee:
                                                                    • International students: $ 4.9k / 1 year
                                                                    • Ranking:
                                                                    • 1382 StudyQA
                                                                    • Duration:
                                                                    • 3 years
                                                                      Victoria University of Wellington logo
                                                                      • Tuition Fee:
                                                                      • International students: $ 5.62k / 1 year
                                                                      • Ranking:
                                                                      • 1254 StudyQA
                                                                      • Duration:
                                                                      • 3 years
                                                                        Auckland University of Technology logo
                                                                        • Tuition Fee:
                                                                        • International students: $ 16.5k / year
                                                                        • Ranking:
                                                                        • 1148 StudyQA
                                                                        • Duration:
                                                                        • 3 years
                                                                          University of Otago logo
                                                                          • Tuition Fee:
                                                                          • International students: $ 27.3k / Year (International)
                                                                            Auckland University of Technology logo
                                                                            • Tuition Fee:
                                                                            • International students: $ 16.5k / year
                                                                            • Ranking:
                                                                            • 1047 StudyQA
                                                                              University of Auckland logo
                                                                              • Tuition Fee:
                                                                              • International students: $ 4.51k / 1 year
                                                                              • Ranking:
                                                                              • 1009 StudyQA
                                                                              • Duration:
                                                                              • 3 years
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                                                                                Bachelor programs in New Zealand

                                                                                bachelor  programs
                                                                                The curriculum of the Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) at RTU Riga Business School is based on the curriculum o...
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                                                                                The purpose of the Fundamental and Applied Chemistry program is to prepare competitive specialists in the field of funda...
                                                                                Description This Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) in Visual Communications degree program gives students the opportuni...
                                                                                Description The LLB Law with American Law degree recognises the importance of the US in modern legal and commerci...
                                                                                The Department of Family and Consumer Sciences teaches students the values, knowledge and skills necessary to be proacti...
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                                                                                Master programs in New Zealand

                                                                                master  programs
                                                                                The goal of the program is to provide students with knowledge about the functioning of business entities in the digital....
                                                                                The program will focus on training engineering personnel in the field of physical materials science, capable of working....
                                                                                The goal of the program is to prepare graduates who are ready to work in the field of cultural industries, which is base...
                                                                                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....
                                                                                The Public Health and Health Promotion MSc is intended for all those interested in promoting health and well-being.The P...
                                                                                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 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
                                                                                The curriculum of the Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) at RTU Riga Business School is based on the curriculum o...
                                                                                The curriculum of the Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) at RTU Riga Business School is based on the curriculum o...
                                                                                The leading universities in Latvia Riga Technical University (RTU) and the University of Latvia (LU), in cooperation w...
                                                                                The goal of the program is to provide students with knowledge about the functioning of business entities in the digital....
                                                                                The program will focus on training engineering personnel in the field of physical materials science, capable of working....
                                                                                The goal of the program is to prepare graduates who are ready to work in the field of cultural industries, which is base...
                                                                                The program provides students with general cultural (universal) and professional competencies in such areas as engineeri...
                                                                                This is a universal program that provides students knowledge not only in the field of information technology, but also i...
                                                                                The purpose of the Fundamental and Applied Chemistry program is to prepare competitive specialists in the field of funda...
                                                                                Seven global locations As a Hult MBA student, you have the opportunity to study at up to three of our seven global camp...

                                                                                PhD programs in New Zealand

                                                                                phd  programs
                                                                                Description Advertisement Areas of study and research emphasize biotechnology, reaction engineering, materials sci...
                                                                                Despite the diversity of their interests, researchers in the program are unified by a common desire to understand biolog...
                                                                                The Graduate Group in Ancient History is an interdisciplinary, cross-departmental program that encompasses the study of....
                                                                                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...