Dream Destination – New Zealand

Top 8 Government Funded Universities in New Zealand

New Zealand has developed as an ideal study destination over the years due to many aspects worth considering. The country has been provider of quality education for a long time and has been hosting international students from all over the world for years now. Another major aspect is the varied education system with 8 universities, 16 Institutes of Technology & Polytechnics and a number of private institutions, all known for world class education.

The best part is that all the 8 Government-Funded Universities in New Zealand are in the World’s Top 3%.

These New Zealand Universities are known for their international standards of teaching and research facilities. Nearly all of them are ranked among the top universities by various entities every year. 

Each enjoys a global reputation in its own way drawing thousands of international students.

Here’s the list of the 8 Government-Funded Universities of New Zealand with the QS Ranking

  1. University of Auckland- #83
  2. University of Otago- #176
  3. Victoria University of Wellington- #215
  4. University of Canterbury – #227
  5. University of Waikato -#266
  6. Massey University – #287
  7. Lincoln University – #356
  8. Auckland University of Technology – #442

Popular Streams:

  1. Chemical and Process Engineering
  2. Civil and Natural Resources Engineering
  3. Computer Science and Software Engineering
  4. Business Management
  5. Engineering Management
  6. Applied Data Science
  7. Communication Disorders
  8. Psychology
  9. Economics and Finance
  10. Mathematics and Statistics
  11. Social and Political Sciences
  12. Social Work and Human Services
  13. Early Childhood
  14. Health Science
  15. Computer Science
  16. Engineering

Victoria University of Wellington

Popular Streams:

  1. Engineering
  2. Science
  3. Architecture and Design
  4. Commerce and Administration
  5. Law
  6. Humanities and Social Sciences
  7. Graduate Research

University of Canterbury

Popular Streams:

  1. Chemical and Process Engineering
  2. Civil and Natural Resources Engineering
  3. Computer Science and Software Engineering
  4. Business Management
  5. Engineering Management
  6. Applied Data Science
  7. Communication Disorders
  8. Psychology
  9. Economics and Finance
  10. Mathematics and Statistics
  11. Social and Political Sciences
  12. Social Work and Human Services
  13. Early Childhood
  14. Health Science