Study in New Zealand


New Zealand provides opportunities to study under internationally recognized academics and researchers in a wide range of disciplines. Qualifications from New Zealand Universities rank with the world's best and have a reputation for being practical and modern. In some niche areas, such as biotechnology, forensic science and marine engineering, New Zealand degrees are acknowledged as world-leading. Students educated here earn a reputation as a new breed of innovative thinkers, and enjoying success the world over. The OECD Program for International Student Assessment (PISA) ranks New Zealand's school system very highly.

Medcity International Academy

We can assure you of genuine program information as we maintain a very good relation with top notch educational institutions, legal and migration consultants in New Zealand. We match you with the right institution with regard to your grades, location, budget, work experience, specialization career goals. Our other services include institution screening, assistance in application procedures, follow-ups, visa documentation guidance and support, pre-departure briefing, etc. We can also help you for your accommodation arrangements and post landing requirements in coordination with our Associates, the Program Providers, and legal consultants in New Zealand. We do have a dedicated visa documentation department to assist our students to secure visa and can also assist for migration in co ordination with the consultants in New Zealand.

We can also help you in IELTS and PTE (Pearson Test on English) courses, as proficiency in English language is a must for admissions in New Zealand Universities.

All services for institution we represent are free.

General Information

New Zealand, called "The land of the long white cloud", is a country of stunning and diverse natural beauty which includes: jagged mountains, steep fjords, pristine lakes, raging rivers, scenic beaches, and active volcanic features. New Zealand is made up of two main islands, the North and South Islands, Te Ika a Maui and Te Wai Pounamu respectively in Māori, and a number of smaller islands, located near the centre of the water hemisphere. The capital is Wellington and the largest city is Auckland.

New Zealand is notable for its geographic isolation; it is situated about 2,000 kilometers (1,200 miles) southeast of Australia across the Tasman Sea, and its closest neighbors to the north are New Caledonia, Fiji and Tonga.

The majority of New Zealand's population is of European descent; the indigenous Māori are the largest minority. Asians and non-Māori Polynesians are also significant minority groups, especially in urban areas. The most commonly spoken language is English. Most people live around New Zealand's coastline and in the north. The climate throughout the country is mild and temperate, mainly maritime, with mean annual temperatures ranging from 10°C in the south to 16°C in the north. The New Zealand Dollar, informally known as the "Kiwi Dollar", is the currency of New Zealand. Christianity is the predominant religion in New Zealand.

Note: The above mentioned is only an outline on the subject. Therefore, we recommend referring concerned official websites for detailed and updated information.

Cost Of Study & Living

New Zealand offers a wide range of educational programs for aspirants. They range from Certificate Programs to Post Graduate Programs. The duration for these programs varies from 6 months to 3 years depending upon the program. The tuition fees for the same vary from 9950 to 30000NZD per year or Rs.437800 to Rs.1320000.Elligible candidates can avail scholarships for certain programs. On an average the cost of study will be (approx)

Tuition Fee:

  • I year program - Tuition Fee will be 9950NZD to 30000NZD or Rs.437800 to Rs.1320000
  • II year program - Tuition Fee will be 19900NZD to 60000NZD or Rs.875600to Rs.2640000
  • III year program- Tuition Fee will be 29850NZD to 90000NZD or Rs.1313400 to Rs.3960000

Total Living Expense:

The total living expense for an International student will be approximately around 10000NZD per year which includes rent, food, transportation, personal expenses and other miscellaneous expenses. This figure is subject to change depending upon the lifestyle of the student, location and the type of accommodation He / She chooses which may vary from the College or University accommodation to renting a flat on one's own.

The above conversion has been done @1NZD = Rs.44 as on 01-07-2011. Subject to change

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