Student life in New Zealand

This practical information will help you prepare for your move to New Zealand and get settled when you arrive.

Getting ready for life in New Zealand

Getting ready for life in New Zealand

Plan your move with our free online tool 'NZ Ready'. It will help you build a personalised to-do list.

Before you leave

Before you leave

Use this handy pre-departure checklist so you that when you do arrive in New Zealand you have everything you need.

Accommodation

Accommodation

Explore popular accommodation options for international students.

Cost of living

Cost of living

Check out the cost of everyday items in New Zealand, including food, transport and accommodation.

Keeping yourself safe

Keeping yourself safe

Find useful tips and advice on how to keep safe in New Zealand.