|No. of international students||Overall % of international students||Most represented countries|
|420,501||28%||China, India & Nepal|
International Students have the option of three intakes for enrollment. Fall, Winter and Summer Intake and are sometimes called Semester respectively. USA intake for international students are described below:
|Major Intakes in New Zealand||Month||Duration||Intake details|
|February Intake||February||October- November||Primary Intake, most Universities and all major courses are on offer to international students|
|July Intake||July||April -May||Secondary Intake, most of the courses are available for students who missed the opportunity in fall intake|
|September/ November Intake||Only Few Courses Available|
On an average, an New Zealand university fee for international course is around $30,000 a year. Over and Above the living cost in New Zealand varies a lot depending on the state and city but is on the higher side averaging around $15,000 a year in cities like Sydney and Melbourne, but it offers you to earn part time of 20 hours/ week to offset the costs.