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Media Release | High quality NZ universities again ranked amongst world’s best | 22 September 2016

Media Release | NZ universities confirmed as world-class | 6 September 2016

- all ranked in top 3% in 2016 QS World University Rankings

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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.

Admission to University

Information about admission requirements for domestic students and international students.


Semester dates

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.