Living in New Zealand

New Zealand is made up of two main islands and many smaller ones in the Pacific Ocean. Being in the mid-latitudes and surrounded by the sea, climate is temperate, with warm summers and cool winters. It has always been well known for its spectacular scenery and many recreation opportunities. Compared to most countries in the world, New Zealand offers a great work-life balance. The education system is world-class as is their health care. And the economy has weathered the global financial crisis well, so job and career prospects are generally good. If you want to concentrate on your education; it is good to know that you are supported and safe. That is what you will find in New Zealand – friendly people, a peaceful place to live – and you will get well looked after while you study. The country offers high level of freedom for international students. Their legal system, parliamentary democracy, education and culture is very similar to the UK, but with a more relaxed attitude. As a result New Zealand offers the learning in a safe, peaceful, friendly and mulicultural environment along with the opportunity to explore a beautiful country.