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NZISA Statement On The Tragedy Involving Malaysian Students At A Road Accident Near Lake Tekapo

Tuesday, 2 April 2024, 6:24 am | NZISA

At 1:45 pm, on 30 March 2024, a tragic road accident occurred at Lake Tekapo. The accident resulted in the devastating loss of two Malaysian students. Three other Malaysian students were injured in the same accident. Our hearts ache for those affected ... More >>

Open Letter To Hon. Minister Kris Faafoi - The Voices Of International Students

Monday, 11 October 2021, 2:13 pm | NZISA

NZISA is the peak body association for all international students enrolled with education providers in New Zealand. This letter is published by NZISA on behalf of a student representative, to empower her voice and the voice of other international students. ... More >>

Left out of the support provided to the team of 5 million

Monday, 30 August 2021, 10:08 am | NZISA

Amidst the most recent COVID-19 lockdown, it has become evident that international students have yet again, been neglected by the Government as well as education providers. More >>

A Chance To Return, But At What Cost?

Saturday, 16 January 2021, 7:12 am | NZISA

$20,000 for living expenses, $3,100 for MIQ facilities, $250 for a new visa. How many stranded international students can afford to come back? The New Zealand International Students’ Association (NZISA) is pleased to announce that the Government has approved ... More >>

NZISA National Treasurer Resigns

Sunday, 26 July 2020, 6:58 pm | NZISA

Special General Meeting (SGM) and by-election to be held on 16th August The New Zealand International Students’ Association (NZISA) regretfully announces that Steven Wang has resigned from his position as National Treasurer. Steven has been ... More >>

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 >>




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