Studying and Living in Auckland

Why Auckland?

Auckland, the sprawling metropolis situated in New Zealand’s North Island, is renowned for its picturesque landscapes, stunning beaches, and cosmopolitan lifestyle. As the most populous city in the country, Auckland offers a unique blend of urban and natural settings that make it a highly engaging and popular destination for international students.

For international students, Auckland’s inclusive environment is a major drawcard. It provides a unique opportunity to explore and experience a range of cultures, traditions, and customs from around the world. This exposure is not only enriching but also highly educational, as it helps students to broaden their horizons and develop a more global perspective.

 Auckland also offers a plethora of recreational activities for students to enjoy. The city’s numerous parks, gardens, and reserves provide ample opportunities for outdoor adventures, while its vibrant nightlife scene offers a variety of entertainment options for those looking to unwind after a long day of studying.

Overall, Auckland is a highly engaging and enriching destination for international students, offering a unique blend of cultural diversity, educational excellence, and recreational opportunities.

The Cost of Living in Auckland

The cost of living in Auckland might be very different from your home country.  As part of your student visa application, you’ll need to have $15,000* (NZD) per year available for living costs, this is above the cost of your tuition. You can Use Immigration New Zealand’s cost of living calculator to get a better idea of how much it cost to Live in New Zealand  or visit Study in New Zealand’s Cost of Living page to learn more 

Cost of Living Calculator

Cost of Living Page

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