Latest Study Abroad Opportunities in New Zealand For African Students

By Adeyemi Bukola on 26-Aug-2020


New Zealand is one of the safest and most beautiful countries in the world. With excellent study opportunities and world-class education, it has become one of the most beautiful destinations for international students. Due to its low cost of living and exclusive facilities, large numbers of international students choose to study in New Zealand every year

1. MBChB Graduate Entry - International Student Scholarship

A Scholarship is to assist international students enrolling in the MBChB under the Graduate entry category with a tuition fee credit of up to $70,000 over five years. The Scholarship was established in 2017 and is funded by the University of Auckland. The intention of the Scholarship is to support International Graduate entry students to undertake full-time study in the Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBChB) at the Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences.

Application deadline:  ongoing

Eligibility: International students

Value: NZD 70,000

Type: Undergraduate

2. University of Auckland Research Masters Scholarship

The university offers the Scholarship each semester to meritorious students who enroll full-time at the University of Auckland in a master’s degree which includes a research component of at least 90 points and can establish eligibility for doctoral study.

Application deadline: Ongoing

Eligibility: All Nationalities

Value: NZD 13,390

Type: Research Masters degrees

3. F A Hayek Scholarship for International Students

This scholarship supports students toward study for an honors or master's degree in Economics or Political Science at the University of Canterbury. It was established in 1994 by a gift from Alan Gibbs

Application Deadline: 15th October 2020.

Eligibility: All nationalities.


Type: Masters

4. University Of Canterbury

The University of Canterbury is the second-oldest university in New Zealand’s, it was founded in 1873 as Canterbury College, the first constituent college of the University of New Zealand. Additionally, its original campus was in Christchurch Central City, but in 1961 it became an independent university and began moving out of its original neo-gothic buildings, which were re-purposed as the Christchurch Arts Centre. Vida Stout Scholarship 2020-21 is open for International Students.  The scholarship allows a Ph.D. level program(s) in the field of Environmental Science taught at the University of Canterbury.

Application deadline: 15 October, 2020

Eligibility: International students

Value: $16,000 per annum

Type: PhD

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