Study abroad New Zealand
Study in New Zealand
New Zealand, although it is the same size as Japan or Great Britain, but there are a lot of reasons that you should consider going there for your studies abroad.New Zealand schools, universities and institutes are known worldwide for their high standards. You’ll find NZ qualifications are internationally recognised and welcomed by employers.
There may be lots of reasons you’re considering New Zealand as your study destination:
Quality teaching, small classes:
Teaching standards are high and with small class sizes you will enjoy high levels of personal attention. New Zealand universities, courses are delivered by respected teaching and research staff, even at first year level. Most university staff combine research and teaching. The high-quality teaching New Zealand is known for will make you even more attractive to employers and open up exciting post-graduate opportunities.
International recognition: - New Zealand qualifications are of a high quality and have a reputation around the world for being practical, modern and desired. All courses, programs and qualifications offered by New Zealand institutions are quality assured by the New Zealand government. Major employers around the world recognize New Zealand qualifications and employ New Zealand graduates.
There are plenty of work opportunities available for international students. On a student visa, you are allowed to work up to 20 hours a week through the semester; during vacations you can work up to 40 hours. So, instead of having to worry about finances, you get to supplement your education with income. You may even be able to nab internships and other practical work. The international studies office at your university can help you find a job to sustain you during your time in New Zealand.
Welcomed by employers:
A New Zealand qualification can be a valuable asset, enhancing your career prospects both here and internationally. Employers around the world respect New Zealand’s education system for its ability to balance academic achievements with skills, producing creative, flexible thinkers who are competent at both practical and theoretical levels.
Opportunity to settle permanently in New Zealand:
In New Zealand, If you complete your course successfully, you automatically get a 12 months 'Work Permit' under the student visa policy. In most instances this permit will be done at your institution itself. This allows you to work full time in any job of your choice. However if you want to get a New Zealand Permanent Residency (PR), then you have to find a job that is relevant to the course that you have completed. This will immediately give you a 2 years work permit with all rights like free medical, etc. Upon receiving this 2 years work permit then you can apply for PR and normally will get it within 5-6 months. If you do not find a job that is relevant to your course, you can continue to work in any job for 12 months and try and recover some of the investment you have made towards your study in NZ.
Further education after acquiring Permanent Residency:
Once you acquire your Permanent Residency and if you want to study further, then you become eligible for study loans from the Government of New Zealand. You can avail of these loans and pay after you complete the course.