Offshore Student Visa

Getting a Student Visa

New Zealand is one of the best places in the world to study – you can study here if you get a student visa. The option is available for any level of education. This includes primary and secondary schools as well as post-secondary education – university, for example. You can also come to New Zealand on a student visa to study English.

Students in primary education and many secondary school students will need to come to New Zealand with a parent or guardian. For other students, you can live wherever you want. The student visa you’ll get will usually be for the duration of your course. While here you will get access to the country’s fantastic teaching plus you’ll expand your horizons by living in another country.

What You Need to Know About Student Visas

  • Allows you to study full-time at any recognised educational institution in NZ
  • You must pay full fees for the course of your choice
  • You can get a student visa to come here for a short period of time as part of a distance learning course – for example, to sit an exam
  • Depending on the conditions of your visa, you can supplement your income while studying by working

Work and Family

With a student visa, you may be able to work part-time during term and full-time during the holidays. It may also be possible for your partner or children to come to NZ too. They must make a separate visa application but they should do on the basis of their relationship with you.

If studying in New Zealand sounds appealing to you and you would like to find out more about the student visa programme, please contact us today. Call 09 3790219.

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