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Welcome to New Zealand

New Zealand is a great place for international students to live and learn.

Welcome to New Zealand

New Zealand is a great place for international students to live and learn.

Why choose New Zealand for a student destination?

New Zealand is well-known for its excellent education system, breathtaking natural landscapes, and inclusive community. Students can follow their educational journey while enjoying a safe and enriching lifestyle. New Zealand offers students endless personal development opportunities in an environment that feels like a second home.

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Safety and Inclusivity

New Zealand prides itself on being one of the safest countries in the world. The safety and well-being of students is a priority. New Zealand’s friendly locals embrace diversity and create an inclusive place where students feel safe and secure.


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Breathtaking Natural Beauty

International students find the landscape of New Zealand to be magnificent. The land includes majestic mountains, pristine lakes, lush forests, and golden beaches. The environment provides a stunning place for study and exploration. Students can experience many outdoor activities for both adventure and relaxation.


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Great Quality of Life

New Zealand offers a high standard of living. It offers a blend of city excitement with rural natural beauty. Its cities provide vibrant cultural scenes, with art galleries, theatres, and diverse cuisines to explore. Students can enjoy fresh, locally sourced food and indulge in recreational activities that promote a healthy lifestyle.


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Vibrant Multicultural Community

New Zealand fosters a vibrant community of international students and families. Adopting multiculturalism allows students to form lifelong connections and expand their cultural ideas. It also helps them to develop valuable networking prospects with industry partners.


Want to know more?

// Find out more about moving to New Zealand.

// Find out more about working to New Zealand.

// Find out how the New Zealand Education System works.

// Find more New Zealand Resources for international students and families.

// Read some common questions about living in New Zealand

We think Tauranga is the best place to live in New Zealand

Students should consider Tauranga when choosing somewhere to live and learn in New Zealand. Tauranga has a diverse international community and amazing educational providers. Learn more about the student opportunities in Tauranga and the Bay of Plenty.

Learn about the New Zealand education system

Why choose the New Zealand education system?

Read a quick overview of what makes New Zealand’s education system an attractive option for international students.


The 4 levels of education in New Zealand

Education providers offer 4 levels of education based on the age of the student. Find out more about them here.


Student resources

Read more here about our local resources for international students. We have included FAQs and links to other helpful websites.


Student Success

Meet Emelie Verseput

Since she was eight years old, Emelie Verseput from the Netherlands has had one goal: to move to New Zealand. With annual family holidays to Mount Maunganui, the dream only grew stronger each year, until her dream became a reality.

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