Need to know
NZ StudyLink loans
NZ StudyLink loans cannot be used for study overseas.
Northern hemisphere tertiary institutions start their academic year in September.
In Australia New Zealanders pay ‘Commonwealth Supported Fees’
Here are some links to some of the major universities in Sydney and Melbourne:
- University of Sydney www.sydney.edu.au
- University of Technology Sydney www.uts.edu.au
- Western Sydney University www.westernsydney.edu.au
- Monash University Melbourne www.monash.edu
- Victoria University Melbourne www.vu.edu.au
- University of Melbourne www.unimelb.edu.au
- Deakin University Melbourne www.deakin.edu.au
The Fulbright organisation provides information on USA study options and also arrangements for sitting the SAT fulbright.org.nz
USA Sports scholarships
If you are an elite sportsperson, be on the lookout for scholarships to USA tertiary institutions. Information on these scholarships comes through your sports codes.
Study in Hong Kong
City University of Hong Kong offer merit based scholarships to outstanding international students, they also offer a diversity grant for international students. Have a look at their website Cityu.edu.hk.