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 scholarships in New Zealand vary from university to university.
New Zealand International Doctoral Research Scholarships
- One of the New Zealand Government’s administered scholarships for international students in Singapore 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.
|University||Scholarship Name||UG / PG||Value (NZD)|
|University of Auckland||International Student Excellence Scholarship||UG / PG||Up to $10,000 for first year only|
|Dean's Asia Scholarship in the Faculty of Business and Economics||UG||Cover Tuition fee + Health Insurance Fee up to 3 years|
|Faculty of Arts International Master Degrees Scholarship||PG||Up to $10,000 for first year only|
|International Master Business Scholarship||PG||Up to $32,000 for duration of program|
|Faculty of Creative Arts and Industries International Student Masters Award||PG||Cover Tuition fee + Health Insurance Fee for duration of program|
|Faculty of Education and Social Work Postgraduate International Student Scholarship||PG||Up to $7,000|
|Master of Health Leadership - International Student Scholarship||PG||Up to $15,000|
|University of Canterbury||UC College of Engineering International Scholarship||UG||$15,000 for first year only|
|Tan Sri Datuk Oh Siew Nam P.S.M., P.J.N. Malaysian Scholarship||UG||Up to $20,000 for first year only|
|UC International First Year Scholarship (Offshore)||UG||$15,000 for first year only|
|University of Canterbury Alumni Scholarship (School-Leaver Scholarship)||UG / PG||$5,000 for 1 year|
|Victoria University of Wellington||Tongarewa Scholarship||UG / PG||$10,000 for 1 year (UG & PG) / $5,000 for 1 year (PG)|
|New Zealand International Student Grant||UG / PG||$10,000 for 1 year (UG) / $5,000 for 1 year (PG)|
|Global Alumni Graduate Fees Waiver||PG||15 - 20% tuition fees for 1 year|
|Faculty of Law International Students LLM Fee Scholarship||PG||$5,000 one-off|
|Automatic Master’s scholarships||PG||$10,000 one-off|
|Master of Drug Discovery and Development Scholarship||PG||$15,000 for 1 year|
|Master of Engineering Practice paid industry or research project||PG||$10,000 one-off|
|Lincoln University||International UG Vice-Chancellor's Scholarship||UG||$5,000 one-off|
|International UG Scholarship||UG||$3,000 one-off|
|Iinternational Pathway Merit Scholarship||UG||$2,500 one-off|
|Lincoln University International School Leavers Scholarship||UG||$10,000 one-off|
|180-credit Taught Master Merit Scholarship||PG||$7,000 / $10,000|
|University of Waikato||University of Waikato International Excellence Scholarship||UG / PG||Up to $20,000 for UG / Up to $15,000 for PG|
|Fees Discount (Online studies due to Covid)||UG / PG||20% tuition fees for the duration of online studies done|
|Fees Discount (Onshore studies)||PG||20% for 1 year|
|University of Otago||Vice Chancelllor 's Scholarship||UG||$10,000 one-off|
|Otago International Excellence Scholarship||PG||$10,000 one-off|
|University of Otago Coursework Master's Scholarship||PG||$10,000 one-off|
|University of Otago International Master's Research Scholarship||PG||$15,000 stipend per year + tuition fee waiver for 1 year capped at the domestic rate for Master's study|
|Auckland University of Technology||AUT International Academic Achievement Scholarship||UG / PG||$20,000 for 1 year|
|AUT International Student Accommodation Scholarships||UG / PG||$5,000 for 1 year|
|AUT International Excellence Scholarships - Faculty of Culture and Society||UG / PG||$7,000 one-off|
|Massey University||College of Humanities and Social Sciences International Excellence Scholarships||UG / PG||Up to $20,000 (UG) / Up to $10,000 (PG)|
|Massey Business School International Student Study Awards||UG / PG||Up to $15,000 (UG) / Up to $10,000 (PG)|
|School of Food & Advanced Technology First Year Undergraduate Scholarship||UG||$3,000 for 1 year|
|Massey University International Student Excellence Scholarships||UG||Up to $30,000|