New Zealand is fast developing into an educational hub and many international students are opting to pursue their education here. The universities here are ranked among the top 50 in the world. The education system here is similar to the British system of education. Masters is provided in two formats –
Masters’ by coursework: This involves attending lectures, assignments and individual research.
Masters’ by research: This provides an opportunity to students to study independently. They work on their thesis under a supervisor.
The duration of MS in New Zealand is two years. You will learn about the latest technological aspects and developments in your field of study. Also, the cost of education in New Zealand is less as compared to other countries.
Students are given one year visa (post-study work visa) for job search in New Zealand after completing their Masters. Also there are many career fairs organized by the university that may help students to gain a job. Also, the Student Service Job Center may provide students information about the current job vacancies. Also, students can apply for a visa under study to work category after they have successfully secured a job in New Zealand. Also due to economic growth, the perception regarding Asian students has changed and they are provided with better job opportunities. International students may also return home after gaining enough experience, most suitably 3 to 4 years. This will provide them with high paying jobs in their homeland, where a foreign qualification is helpful in gaining better positions. Thus, a Masters degree from New Zealand will boost your career and shape your future in a bright colours.