Options after GNM to study in New Zealand

Last Updated on January 3, 2023 by West Highlander

I have done my GNM from India. I have experience in nursing line. Now, I am looking for study options in New Zealand in Health Discipline other than Nursing. What are the options for me?

If you are a Nurse and has experience also, then you may be eligible to study courses:

  • Diploma in Health Services Management Level 7
  • Graduate Diploma in Health, Management and Rehabilitation Level 7
  • Graduate Diploma in Infection Risk Management 7

These are some of the courses for students who have a background in health services sector, nursing being one of them.

What are the entry requirements?

Following are the entry requirements for these courses

  • Academic/ Experience

Students must have a minimum Level 6 qualification or equivalent; or work experience in a relevant Health Services or Health Care Sector. GNM may not be a level 6 qualification as per NZQF but if you have the required experience, you may qualify for admission to the aforementioned courses to study in New Zealand.

  • English Language

Academic IELTS Overall Band Score of 6 with no less than 5.5 in any of the four modules. As an International Student aspiring to study in New Zealand, you must have IELTS or an equivalent PTE Academic score.

What is the duration of these Courses?

The duration of these courses is One Academic Year.

What would be the tuition fees for this?

The Tuition Fee for International students to study these courses in New Zealand is approximately around 19,000 NZD.

What employment opportunities would be available after completion of study in New Zealand?

Depending on the course, you may choose from various job opportunities available in sectors of Public Health or Health Monitoring, Education, Science Or Environmental Analysis, Food Production, Auditing, Communicable Diseases, Local Government, Infection Prevention and Control Clinician, Rehabilitation, Hospice, Palliative And Disability Support Care Worker, Co-Ordinator Or Community Based Needs Assessor.

How can West Highlander help me with my Study in New Zealand for Student Visa Application?

West Highlander Study Abroad Consultancy located in Sector 34-A, Chandigarh has been dealing with Study Abroad Applications since 2005. We are representatives of colleges and universities in abroad and provide you with full range of services from counselling about the course, selection of the relevant program, admissions, offer letters and visa process. We have till date helped hundreds of students to pursue their study abroad dream.

All our services are free of cost to our clients. Our utmost priority is to guide you genuinely and correctly as per the relevant student visa policy, so that we may deliver successful results.