Students Online, the on-campus facility for processing student visas, operates through a partnership of trust between education providers and Immigration New Zealand.
To become a Students Online partner, an education provider needs to be supporting more than 300 international student visas each year. They then become a certified partner by entering into a memorandum of understanding with us.
Students studying at education providers with which Immigration New Zealand has a memorandum of understanding have the opportunity to apply for length-of-course visas.
As at December 2011, forty-nine education providers are certified and operating the Students Online system: