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Media Release | Who is fuel poor and why? | 18 December 2014

A post-graduate scholarship to study fuel poverty has been awarded to Otago student Fatima McKague.

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Media Release | New opportunities with Chinese universities | 20 November 2014

A new agreement enables us to grow exciting new opportunities in university teaching, research and leadership for both academic staff and students.

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For Students


Information about scholarships for New Zealand students at undergraduate or postgraduate level.

International Students

Information for international students about NZ universities, admission requirements, visa and work rights, scholarships and domestic fees for PhD students.

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New Zealand university system

Policy and Advocacy

Policy and advocacy

Universities NZ develops policy and advocates for universities in NZ – particularly in regard to Māori and Pacific people's outcomes, research, and international education.

Universities NZ also facilitates collaboration and information sharing – for example university IT Directors, Librarians and Facilities Managers.