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A Win For International Students In New Zealand

Saturday, 23 May 2020, 5:37 pm | NZISA

New Zealand Government’s $1M international student hardship fund reflects the strength of our collective and united international student voice Following several weeks of careful and persistent public consultations with the Ministry of Education, ... More >>

The Hypocrisy Of New Zealand Universities Capitalising On COVID-19

Wednesday, 6 May 2020, 6:12 pm | NZISA

Universities’ plans to capitalise on New Zealand’s successful COVID-19 response promotes unsustainable attitudes and marketing practices. Instead, universities should pivot to providing sufficient hardship support for international students currently ... More >>

Hasty travel ban causes international education crisis

Tuesday, 4 February 2020, 8:50 am | NZISA

On Sunday February 2nd 2020, the New Zealand government issued a travel ban on Chinese nationals and any foreign nationals travelling through China. NZISA recognises the existing health crisis due to the current spread of coronavirus. However, the government ... More >>

International Student reputation dragged through the mud

Saturday, 18 May 2019, 5:26 pm | NZISA

The recently published article by TVNZ is yet another piece of over sensationalised journalism that drives a wedge into New Zealand society. International Students are an integral party of what makes New Zealand a diverse and unique country in the world. ... More >>