Cost of Study and Living
Students can choose from Halls of Residence, Students Hostels, Dormitories, Homestay private apartments and flats NZ$ 10,000-12,000 per annum. This includes food, clothing, transport, entertainment and accommodation. This includes food, clothing, transport, entertainment and accommodation. Most educational institutions in New Zealand will assist you in finding accommodation while studying in New Zealand. There are various types of accommodation which are available to international students. These are like Halls of residence / Students Hostel, Homestay, Apartments / Flats. All students on finalizing institution, should refer to its website for accommodation arrangements.
Health Insurance: It is strongly recommended that all international students obtain medical insurance cover because most temporary students are not entitled to publicly funded health services while in New Zealand. A condition of your student visa is that you must have an adequate allowance and this should include coverage of medical costs. It is costing generally between NZ$ 450 – NZ$ 492.