IELTS for Study in New Zealand

IELTS is accepted by all major New Zealand colleges and universities as proof of English skill

Accepted by more than 10000 institutions globally, use your IELTS score for entry into New Zealand universities, schools, training colleges and tertiary institutions.

What makes New Zealand a top study destination for international students?

When you choose to study in New Zealand, you choose to study at a world-class institute – with all eight of New Zealand’s universities ranked in the top 3% of the world by the QS World University Rankings.

Standards set out by the New Zealand Qualifications Framework, ensure that all secondary, tertiary and vocational students receive a top-quality and internationally recognised education.

In New Zealand, you’ll become a highly skilled, job-ready graduate, all while studying in one of the most beautiful and peaceful countries in the world.

Watch New Zealand Education Story by Study in New Zealand to discover more.

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Who accepts IELTS in New Zealand?

Find out which New Zealand educational institutions accept IELTS, the minimum band score required for entry, and which test format you’ll need here.

New Zealand study visas

For information regarding student visas and studying in New Zealand, please see the Study in New Zealand website.

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