Our qualifications are highly valued by the world’s business and community leaders.
New Zealand’s education system is based on the prestigious British system. We offer world-class facilities, resources and teaching staff, and our qualifications are valued and transferable throughout the world.
The OECD Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) ranks New Zealand's school system very highly. PISA is a 3 yearly survey of the achievement levels of 15-year old students in major industrialised countries. New Zealand consistently ranks at or near the top across a range of student achievement indicators. In the latest PISA studies, New Zealand’s 15 year olds placed among the top four OECD country results for reading and science, and among the top eight for mathematics.
New Zealand’s universities perform very highly on a global level. Many feature in international university rankings like the Times Higher Education Supplement Top 500 and the Shanghai Jiao Tong Top 500.
New Zealand’s reputation as a country with world-recognised qualifications and a highly developed pastoral sector led the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs in Turkey to select this country for Serkan Ates to undertake his Phd Scholarship.