Scholarships to Study in New Zealand

World-famous for its friendly people, spectacular landscapes, educational excellence and relaxed lifestyle, New Zealand is a great place for international students to pursue their higher education.

Read more and know about the government offered scholarships in New Zealand for international students:

New Zealand Scholarships for undergraduate and postgraduate study

  • This study abroad scholarship option is available for all international students who wish to study a full-time course at a New Zealand education institution or a Pacific university.
  • Eligibility requirements to avail of this scholarship vary from a university to university.

New Zealand International Doctoral Research Scholarships

  • One of the New Zealand Government’s administered scholarships for international students in Malaysia to undertake PhD courses.
  • International students must not hold PR/ citizenship status in Australia to be eligible for this New Zealand Scholarship.

We at AECC Global provide you with information and steps to receive scholarships from both government and private universities. The private universities which offer study abroad scholarships in New Zealand for international students are listed below.

 NoUniversityScholarship NameUG / PGValue (NZ)
1Uni of AucklandInternational Student Excellence ScholarshipUG / PGUp to $10,000 for first year only
University of Canterbury
UC College of Engineering International ScholarshipUGUp to $15,000 for first year only
Tan Sri Datuk Oh Siew Nam P.S.M., P.J.N. Malaysian ScholarshipUGUp to $20,000 for first year only
UC International First Year Scholarship (Offshore)UGUp to $15,000 for first year only
3Victoria University of WellingtonTongarewa ScholarshipUG / PG$10,000 for UG & PG
$5,000 for PG only
Lincoln University
International UG Vice-Chancellor’s ScholarshipUG$5,000 for first year only
International UG ScholarshipUG$3,000 for first year only
International Taught Master Merit ScholarshipPG$7,000 – $10,000
5University of WaikatoUniversity of Waikato International Excellence ScholarshipUG / PGUp to NZD$10,000