The University of Auckland

QS World Ranking: 81

The University of Auckland the largest university in New Zealand, located in the country’s largest city. The University of Auckland offers a range of 140 innovative undergraduate programs & postgraduate programs, with 25 at the undergraduate level.

The master’s degrees offered is a coursework only, provides an advanced specialist training in a chosen area of study. University also offers Ph.D. studies in nearly 100 subjects. Students get an opportunity to access the extensive library resource and the research facilities. Students become qualified Ph.D. after publishing research. Ph.D. students have unlimited work rights. Also, the university offers exception on international fees for Ph.D. students.

Location: Auckland, 1010, New Zealand


University of Otago

QS World Ranking: 169

The University of Otago is New Zealand’s oldest university. There are a number of qualifications at the University of Otago which are general bachelors’ degrees. University also offers Specialised bachelors’ degrees which have specific entry requirements.

Masters’ degrees at Otago are research-based which opens door to employment or student can move to the doctoral study program.

A Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) is a thesis-based program that university offers. It takes 3-4 years for students of full-time study to complete their Ph.D. Students get an opportunity to develop problem-solving, critical reasoning skills and get the depth of knowledge in the particular area of study. As it is thesis based student will be assessed on his publication.

Location: 362 Leith St, North Dunedin, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand


University of Canterbury(UC)

QS World Ranking: 214

The University of Canterbury in Christchurch is New Zealand’s second oldest university.

The University provides a broad range of disciplines and degree structures. UC offers over 100 qualifications – undergraduate, master’s and doctoral degrees, in more than 80 different subject areas.

The University of Canterbury offers three master degree types: master by research, master by coursework and combination of both. To gain entry into master program English language requirements is mandatory. Approved test are IELTS, TOEFL(ibt), TOEFL(pbt), PTE, CPE, CAE.

Ph.D. is a research-based which student can carry out in over 80 disciplines, under the academic supervision.

University also offers a number of scholarships and awards for doctoral students.

Location: 20 Kirkwood Ave, Upper Riccarton, Christchurch 8041, New Zealand


Victoria University of Wellington

QS World Ranking: 228

The Victoria University of Wellington offers a diverse range of degrees and course work that student can choose as per their area of interest and acquire world class qualification.

University provides individual degree as well as conjoint and double degrees. A conjoint degree is a specialized double degree program that allows students to complete the degree, at the same time i.e., two three-year degrees within four years of full-time study, or consecutively.

The Victoria University of Wellington is the number one research institution in New Zealand to gain your Ph.D. A Ph.D. usually takes at least three years of full-time study. The student is required to produce a Ph.D. thesis that shows his competency to carry out independent research.

University also offers a range of courses – Pre-degree courses, Certificate programs & short courses.

Location: Kelburn, Wellington 6012, New Zealand

University of Waikato

QS World Ranking: 324

The University of Waikato offers a wide range of qualification-undergraduate, postgraduate diplomas, masters & higher degrees(research degree), subjects, and papers.

The University of Waikato is one of New Zealand’s major research organizations with diverse student population more than 60 university partners.

University offers Doctoral study program; Students on providing written thesis, candidate’s own original work, demonstrating his research on a specific subject area, on basis of this university offers them a higher degree.

University also offers a range of international scholarships for best international students.

Location: Hillcrest, Hamilton 3216, New Zealand


Massey University

QS World Ranking: 340

Massey University offers the wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate programs in New Zealand. University provides a way to more than 100 degrees, diplomas, and certificates. University is one of New Zealand’s top institutions for postgraduate study and offers 50 undergraduate degrees over five colleges.

Massey University has opened doors for all who are living in overseas for undergraduate and postgraduate levels study by distance learning at Massey University for internationally recognized university qualification.

Location: Tennent Dr, Massey University, Palmerston North 4474, New Zealand


Lincoln University

QS World Ranking: 343

Lincoln University offers diverse courses for undergraduate and graduate students, helping the student to select academic course as per their areas of interest.

There are two types of Master degrees offered by University Research Master’s(thesis-based) & Taught Master’s(course-based).

A Lincoln University Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) program of study is three years of research. Students gain depth of knowledge in a specific field of study.

Lincoln University also offers Telford Distance Learning course for all overseas students.

Lincoln University is partnered with various firms. Lincoln University works collaboratively with partners to achieve industry desired result.

University also offers many scholarship options for undergraduate and graduate students

Location: Ellesmere Jct Rd, Lincoln 7647, New Zealand


Auckland University of Technology (AUT)

QS World Ranking: in top 450 university

The Auckland University of Technology offers the wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses, foundation courses one can study at AUT. It also offers conjoint program & double degree options for students to study two degrees at the same time.

AUT researchers are regularly recognized with national and international honors.

AUT has modern and diverse research facilities that open opportunities for postgraduate students, research partners & sponsors. AUT has a research collaboration with domestic and international research organizations.

Location: 55 Wellesley St E, Auckland, 1010, New Zealand



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