International Education Strategy 2018-2030

International Education Strategy 2018-2030

International Students and visitors

Definition of a domestic student in New Zealand

International student visitors

Education in New Zealand

Exchange students and programmes

Student exchanges are reciprocal programmes providing an opportunity for students to live and study in another country.

Setting up secondary school exchanges

Regulations to support international students

The Education (Pastoral Care of International Students) Code Of Practice 2016 replaces the existing Code of Practice for the Pastoral Care of International Students on 1 July 2016.

A new International Student Contract Dispute Resolution Scheme (DRS) will resolve contractual and financial disputes between international students and education providers. Both will better support and care for international students in New Zealand.

Regulations to better support international students

Export Education Levy

Export Education Levy


Research publications — Education Counts website (external link)

Statistics — Education Counts website (external link)

International education links and resources

Education New Zealand (ENZ) website (external link)

English New Zealand website (external link)

Fulbright New Zealand Aotearoa website (external link)

Immigration New Zealand (INZ) website (external link)

ISANA: International Education Association website (external link)

New Zealand Educated website (external link)

New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade MFAT) website (external link)   (external link)

New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA) website (external link)

New Zealand Trade & Enterprise (NZTE) website (external link)

Universities New Zealand — Te Pōkai Tara website (external link)

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