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28 Jul 2017 3.1K 2 mins Share

Study in New Zealand after 12th grade – for Indian students

We discuss various courses & universities where you can study at in New Zealand, right after your 12th Science or Commerce or Arts. Must read!

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What to study in New Zealand after 12th grade?

New Zealand is one of the incredible study options for you to consider this year. We’ll walk you through the reasons on why it's a chosen destination by Indian students:

  • Recognised and popular universities.
  • Popular programmes are on offer for international students. 
  • Scope for research for foreign students.
  • Picturesque places to visit.
  • post-study work options, along with chances of getting permanent residency.

For 12th Science students

  1. Life Sciences:  Victoria University of Wellington offers BSc in Ecology & Biodiversity. You can also study Biological Sciences (BSc) at the University of Waikato and other universities like Otago and Massey.
  2. Applied & Pure Sciences: Toi-Ohomai Institute of Technology, Auckland University of Technology, Victoria University of Wellington, College of Humanities & Social Sciences, The University of Waikato, UCOL, Southern Institute of Technology are some options open for you to apply for courses in Applied & Pure Sciences..
  3. Computer Science: UCOL, Southern Institute of Technology, Eastern Institute of Technology, Auckland University of Technology, Victoria University of Wellington and the University of Waikato are good schools to apply for bachelors in Computer Science courses. Courses like Web Development & Design and Computing system are some exciting career options. 
  4. Engineering: Bachelor of Engineering Technology at AUT, BE in Civil & Mechanical Engineering at the University of Waikato and BE in Electrical & Electronic Engineering at AUT are some popular engineering courses for you to choose from.

For 12th Commerce students

B.Com/ Finance/ Accounting

  1. University of Auckland offers you bachelors courses in Accounting, Finance, Economics, Information Management, Operations & Supply Chain Management and Marketing. 
  2. The University of Canterbury has equally good opportunities with bachelors programmes in Business Economics, Information Systems, Human Resource Management, Marketing and Operations & Supply Chain Management.

Other popular options for B.Com, Finance or Accounting related courses include – the Southern Institute of Technology, Victoria University of Wellington and the University of Waikato.

For 12th Arts students

  1. Law: Bachelors degree in law could be done from the Victoria University of Wellington, the University of Waikato and AUT.
  2. Education: Bachelors of education at AUT, Victoria university of wellington, the University of Waikato, the University of Canterbury.

New Zealand has good schools where you can go for your bachelors in Hotel Management and Fashion Design courses as well.

Out of all the options above, start selecting a few courses and universities early on, which are in line with your interest. Then you can have a word with our advisors who will help you in short listing universities in NZ this year and make sure you get through the application procedures.

Since you have just completed 12th, you may or may not know everything about studying abroad. Try reading some of our articles or speak to our counsellors in-person. This will help you gather enough information and get all your options rechecked before you draw any conclusions. 

Related: The cost of studying in New Zealand

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