New Zealand is one of the developed countries which are also a renowned study destination for offering quality education. The top universities in the country make the nation best for the overseas students. Students come across the world to study in various Under Graduate and Post Graduate programs. The world class education of New Zealand lures lots of overseas students. The prime reason of luring students is safe learning environment of the country and its reputed colleges and universities. If you want to get admitted in the desired course, then you have landed the right place. We are accredited immigration consultancy licensed by Immigration Advisers Authority (IAA), License no. 201002008. We have been into the industry for more than 12 years sending people NZ.
There are a number of courses you can choose to get enrolled. You not get enrolled only but you are allowed to work as part time while studying full time. It helps you to earn some extra money to support yourself financially. Students can get a plethora of work opportunities while studying. Having this visa you are allowed to work up to 20 hours per week and 40 hours during vacations. Ph.D students can work 40hours per week. The best part of having this visa is the country provides post study work permits at the end of your degree, under this you can work for 12 months in the country.
Opportunity to get Scholarship
Student can apply for scholarship to study in prominent institutions of New Zealand but you will need to apply before due to limited seats. New Zealand is arguably the best place to study because it provides safety, quality education, well-qualified professor or researchers, well-planned education structure, etc. Institutions in New Zealand follow one of the most effective ways of education – Experimental Learning. The way makes the education easiest and simple for students to learn.
- Hassel Free Transition
- One Stop Solution
- Licensed & Regulated
- Accurate Assessment
- Mark sheet & Passing certificates (10th & 10+2)
- Mark sheets + degree- Graduation
- IELTS/PTE score card
- Passport copy
- Letter of references (depending on university/College requirement)
- Admission processing time: Varies from college to college- 1 week upto 1 month for university admission
Notarized copies of all the above documents are to be sent to international admission department.
Once the complete application is received by international department, the application is assessed and if all the admission requirements are met, an offer of a place is made.
West highlander provides all the above admission services to its students free of cost. West Highlander is the official representative of top colleges and universities in New Zealand.
Each program may have specific entry requirements. Our trained counselor asses your application as per your interest & Academic pathway and helps you to find and enroll in a suitable course.
- Notarized Academics
- Notarized IELTS/PTE
- Notarised Work Experience ( If Any)
- Bank attested financial papers
- Notarized family income documents
- Statement of purpose
- Visa fee
IMPORTANT POINTS: The course of study and the college/universities must be approved by Ministry of Education so that they can provide offer of place to international students.
The applicants must provide documentary evidence that they have enough funds to support themselves as per the requirement of visa you are applying for.
Genuine Intention of Sponsors: It is must that an immigration officer be satisfied that your sponsors genuinely intend to provide financial support to you.
Insurance requirement: As per INZ requirement foreign fee paying students are required to have a valid and acceptable insurance as a visa condition. There is no need to provide documentary evidence of this in your study visa application but you must declare in your application that you have appropriate arrangements to fulfill this requirement.
Immigration History: An applicant must honestly give all the information about his previous immigration history- visas issued, refusals for any country, or any other information. Incomplete information may have serious impact on your application.
West Highlander has a team of expert professionals who are experts in handling student visa applications. They minutely go through each and every aspect of your application to ensure that there are no gaps and your application is successful.
It is because of this approach that West Highlander has maintained a very high visa success rate for its New Zealand study visa applications.
Your SOP must clarify your decision to student in New Zealand. You must include the research undertaken about New Zealand college course, the value of proposed course to you and your plan after completion of study.
The statement of purpose must be clear and specific. Include your research and reason why would you like to study this particular course and how it is relevant to your previous study or work experience.
Statement of purpose is very important as it helps the visa officer in having an understanding about you, your previous study, work history.
It is also a great platform to explain your future plans and how this decision of study abroad fits in your future plans. Include all the information in the application. Give explanation of any gaps in your academic & career history which may help in decision making for the officers.
The cost and resources involved in undertaking your study abroad are significant and the onus is on you to satisfy the case officer that you are a genuine and a bonafide student wishing to your studies overseas.
Your SOP should contain the points and explanation so as satisfy the officer about your successful education outcome.
- The tuition fee for one year study: ranges from NZD 16000-25000 depend on college & course.
- As per requirements of INZ, the cost of living is NZD 15000 per year.
Your cost of living depends upon where you live and how you choose to live.
Students may find that some places are cheaper to live in New Zealand as compared to others. The general expenses a student has to pay are of accommodation, power, groceries, transport etc.
Accommodation:- A student may opt of hall of residence, rented house along with friends, home stay depending upon his interest and budget.
The New Zealand Govt. publication New Zealand in profile lists some of the common purchase along with their prices which may give you a fair good idea of everyday expenses in New Zealand.
All foreign students are required to have valid health insurance while on study in New Zealand.
Basic and other expenses include cost of-
- Stationary & books
- Power & gas.
If you do not have old bank savings to support your visa application, you can opt for Fund transfer scheme (FTS) where new funds are accepted in support of New Zealand student visa application.
Funds transfer scheme is for the students who would like to go to study in New Zealand for 12 months or more.
As per the requirements of INZ, the student needs to have access to NZD 15000 each year they study in New Zealand. FTS is an option for students whereby an account in the name of the student is opened in New Zealand in ANZ bank ( which is currently in this scheme). This account is opened once the student has received an AIP- Approval in principle for his student visa application.
Once the Account is opened the students transfers his living cost of NZD 15000 in this account, obtains the receipt and forwards it to INZ along with tuition fee and other AIP requirements for Visa stamping.
Students do not need open an account while lodging visa application. They just need to show their intent of opting got FTS in the student visa application for study in New Zealand.
Once the student is in New Zealand, he visits an ANZ bank to activate their Bank account.
Benefits of FTS:
- Assists visa officer to determine the ability of parents to support their child’s living cost and study in New Zealand.
- Along with opting FTS if clear source of funds is provided it may reduce the processing time frame of applications.
West Highlander provides all the assistance and services in opening of your FTS account.
- Fee after visa ( Approval in principle)
- Competitive tuition fee & Cost of living as compared to other English speaking & developed countries e.g. UK, USA
- Clear transparent, time effective admission & visa process.
- One year Graduate Job Search Visa after successful completion of course
- Pathway to skilled migration
- Part time job (20hrs weekly) helps to understand working culture & environment of developed country.
- Spouse may accompany on work visas/tourist visas
Study in New Zealand is a great opportunity for students to attain a quality and internationally recognized qualification in a developed and an English speaking country. Students get benefit of a British based internationally recognized qualification at a very competitive affordable price.
There is a code of practice for pastoral care of international students which ensure the safety and well being of students.
Your experience of study in New Zealand opens many doorways for future, including career progression in your own home country or opting New Zealand as your work place on work visa or gaining points towards settlement in New Zealand under skilled migration.
Full time study in New Zealand gives you a chance of getting a rich experience in a developed and beautiful country with the provision of graduate job visa.
While study in New Zealand you have the option to stay with your spouse & kids enjoying your family life with the option of applying for dependents, spouse on work visa / tourist visa/visitor visa and kids visitor/tourist visa.
Enhance your chances of getting admission in New Zealand’s top education institutions by applying through West Highlander
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- Representatives of TOP Universities/Colleges in New Zealand
- One to one counseling of students
- Complete admission and visa process services
- Dependents applications at NO PROCESSING FEES
West Highlander is a fastest growing immigration consultancy in Chandigarh specialized in providing student visa for New Zealand from past twelve years. We have a team of experts who make your dreams come true of studying New Zealand.
Parwinder Kaur, one of the key persons of West Highlander who holds a strong experience of this industry. She is licensed by Immigration Advisers Authority (IAA).
West Highlander is the best consultant in Chandigarh, making your process of study abroad smoother and faster in given time frame.