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'When do New Zealand universities conduct admissions interviews? [VIDEO]

Learn when New Zealand universities conduct interviews as part of the admissions process


Find out when an interview is part of the application process to study at a university in New Zealand. We spoke to an admissions officer from the University of Waikato, New Zealand, about when admissions interviews are required, and some tips for students who need to complete them.

Watch the video below from our Google Hangout with the University of Waikato (there’s also a quick summary after the video).

  • PhD applicants—Find out whether PhD students are required to complete an interview as part of their application
  • Overseas—Find out how interviews are conducted if you’re located abroad
  • Top Tips—Learn some key tips for students that need to complete an interview


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Watch more clips from our Hangout with the University of Waikato:

'How can international students find accommodation in New Zealand?'

'Can international students work part-time in New Zealand?'

'Why study in New Zealand?’

'What is in the future for New Zealand education?'

'What is there to do for fun in New Zealand?'

‘How to apply for financial aid in New Zealand?’

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Monica Karpinski received her BA (Media and Communications) and Diploma in Modern Languages (French) from the University of Melbourne, Australia. An art and culture aficionado, in her spare time Monica enjoys film, reading and writing about art.

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