What are the English language requirements for entry is there a waiver?
Most tertiary institutions require students to have cleared the English proficiency test based on their entry and course requirement. NZQA has established a minimum English language standard to study in New Zealand as per the level of study, program and institution.
What about the community and lifestyle in New Zealand?
New Zealanders are friendly and welcoming to new comers, a quarter of them were born outside New Zealand, around 10% are of Asian ethinic origin and locals are known as Maori people.The life here is slow paced, people are family orientated and sports loving taking advantage of innumerable recreational and adventure sports opportunities available.
Can I work on my Student Visa ?
As an international student you can work part-time up to 20 hourse per week and full time during vacations as per your study permit level requirement criteria of work while studying in New Zealand.
Who cannot be granted a student visa?
You may not be granted a student visa if the immigration officer believes you have not made a genuine application or do not meet the conditions of the visa. The Immigration Department of New Zealand NEVER rejects a visa application outright without giving you a chance to explain.
Can I work Part Time while studying?
Yes, 20 hours per week when the course is in session and fulltime during vacations.
Is there a Post study work option or possibility of applying for PR?
If a student successfully completes their education they are entitled to a “Job search visa” in New Zealand for the period of a year. If a student gets a job in their field of education in New Zealand they are entitled to a 2 years’ work visa. If you have the required skills and job you can even apply for Permanent residence.
What are the general entry requirements for Universities?
Academic eligibility is required for admissions in most universities, apart from these students need to have cleared IELTS test for English language. Entry requirements differ from Universities and institutes the counsellors at Trans Globe will be able to guide you according to your profile.
When should I start the application process?
It is advisable to start an application process minimum of 6 months in advance