Study Abroad In New Zealand
About New Zealand
New Zealand is considered the youngest country on earth as it was the last land on earth to be discovered. It is a country of islands in Pacific Ocean located in South West. It is majorly bifurcated into two islands North and South islands separated by Cook Strait. New Zealand was first voyaged by Maoris. At southernmost part, New Zealand is covered with Alps mountain range. New Zealand is full of hot springs and geysers.
In New Zealand mostly people live in the north and around the coastline. New Zealand is a member of the Commonwealth and has stable parliamentary democracy. The largest city is Auckland the capital is Wellington.
Some useful facts about New Zealand:
1 . Landmass- 269 thousand km squared which is a similar size to the United Kingdom, Japan and California.
2 . New Zealand is located at latitude 34 degrees south in the South Pacific.
3 . It has a population of around 4.2 million people.
4 . It is a diverse economy with low unemployment, and the standard of living is high.
5 . New Zealand is also known for its innovations. Hence it is one of the world's top 25 innovator economies as it adds knowledge and research to its traditional primary products.
6 . It is famous for its independent position on nuclear energy, foreign policy, environmental sustainability and conservation.
7 . Officially, in New Zealand three languages are spoken - Maori, English, and New Zealand Sign Language.
Features of New Zealand:
1 . The cost of education in New Zealand is affordable. Tuition fees are as low as Rs. 5.5 lakhs.
2 . Flexible Intakes are available (Feb/May/July/September).
3 . If applied under Fund Transfer Scheme (FTS), visa chances are really high. Visa Approval within 10 working days.
4 . Pay Tuition Fees after Visa Approval.
5 . Chance to get permanent residence after completion of course.
6 . 1 year job search Visa after study.
7 . Students can work 20 hrs part time.
8 . Cost of education is comparatively lesser than the other major destinations like USA, Canada & Australia.