Think New Zealand

When you study in New Zealand you’ll learn to Think New, as we do.

In New Zealand, every day brings new possibilities. There is a spirit of innovation and optimism that energises everything we do. It’s a place where ideas are born and grow to have global impact.

New Zealand’s education system is world-class, modern and responsive. It consistently ranks as one of the best in the world on the Legatum Prosperity Index and the UN Education Index.

Our education system focuses on learning by inquiry, critical thinking, problem solving and processing information.

An education gained in New Zealand will give you opportunities all over the world.

Why Study in New Zealand?

Top 500

All NZ Universities in Top 500
QS World University Rankings

Top 5

Most Socially Advanced
Social Progress Imperative


Best Country for Business

Top 5

Least Corrupt Nation
Transparency International

Top 5

Most Peaceful Country
Global Peace Index

Top 5

Most Prosperous Country
Legatum Institute

Capital city of New Zealand and home to 40+ international embassies and consulates

Smart City: Wellington has the highest percentage of highly-qualified professionals in New Zealand, and is home to the number one research university in New Zealand, Victoria University of Wellington

Safe City: ranked in the top 10 safest cities in the world and only capital city with World Health Organisation ‘Safe Community’ status

Gateway: Perfectly positioned in the centre of NZ and gateway to the North and South Islands

Quality of Life: The Wellington region has the highest quality of life in New Zealand – Numbeo Quality of Life Index 2016

Cuisine Capital: Wellington loves food and has more cafes, restaurants and bars per capita than New York City

Quality of life: Auckland is ranked 3rd best city in the world to live by the Mercer Quality of Living Survey, 2016

City Lifestyle: In Auckland you get the best big city style and a stunning natural playground. Where else can you go sailing, horse riding, hiking, surfing, paddle boarding or mountain biking all within an hour of a bustling, modern city?

Financial Powerhouse: As New Zealand’s financial and economic powerhouse, skilled people are in demand and opportunities are growing in many sectors

Student Centre: New Zealand’s most popular destination for international students

Gateway: Second largest airport in Australasia by volume with 120+ flights per day