New Zealand Student Visa Guidelines

You need to have a student visa or a visitor visa to pursue your higher studies in New Zealand. It all depends on your nationality and the length of the study. For staying for a long time period, you need to have a student visa or a student permit. You need to have a valid ticket to enter and exit the country. You need to show proof for the placement at any approved educational institution in New Zealand to obtain a student visa. You also need to have enough funds to support yourself during your stay within the country and a passport that is valid for a period of 3 months ahead of the departure date from New Zealand. If you are applying for a visitor’s visa you need to provide evidence of onward travel and evidence of enough funds or sponsorship along with a recent passport size photograph and the completed application form.

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Student Visa Guidelines
Documents checklist English Language Requirement Funds Requirement
Photo requirement Visa Duration Types of Visa
Visa approval Visa Fees Visa Procedure
Visa Processing