The TOEFL iBT® Test Gets You to Australia and New Zealand

Australia and New Zealand are popular study destinations for international students due to their higher education systems, diverse cultures, and stunning landscapes.

Here’s some information on why international students may want to consider studying in Australia and New Zealand:

Why study in Australia?

  1. Academic excellence
    Australia is home to several world-class universities known for their academic excellence and innovative teaching methods.
    The country offers a wide range of courses and degrees, ensuring students can find programs that match their interests and career goals.
  2. Research opportunities
    Australian universities are globally recognized for their research contributions. International students have the chance to engage in cutting-edge research projects and collaborate with leading scholars.
  3. Cultural diversity
    Australia is a multicultural society, providing a welcoming environment for international students from diverse backgrounds.
    Students can experience a rich blend of cultures, traditions, and cuisines, fostering a global perspective.
  4. Work opportunities
    Australia allows international students to work part-time during their studies and full-time during their studies and full-time during scheduled breaks, providing valuable work experience.
    The country’s strong economy offers various job opportunities after graduation, especially in sectors like engineering, healthcare, and information technology.
  5. High quality of life
    Australia boasts a high standard of living, excellent healthcare facilities, and a safe environment for students.
    Students can explore stunning natural landscapes, including beaches, rainforests, and the iconic Outback, enhancing their overall experience.

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Additional Information

  • If you’re applying to an Australian university or institution, check with them directly about their application requirements.
  • If you’re applying for an Australian visa, please note that the Australian department of Home Affairs (DHA) actively reviews all English language tests it recognizes as part of its standard evaluation process.

This review includes the enhanced TOEFL iBT test, which began worldwide administrations on July 26, 2023. Pending completion of this evaluation, only valid TOEFL iBT scores taken before July 26,2023, will be recognized for relevant visa sub-classes to Australia.

We encourage you to access the Document Checklist tool on the DHA website for specific application requirements.

Why study in New Zealand?

  1. Personalized education
    New Zealand’s education system focuses on individualized attention and small class sizes, allowing students to have meaningful interactions with professors. The country offers a balanced approach to education, combining academic learning with practical skills development.
  2. Stunning natural beauty
    New Zealand is renowned for its breathtaking landscapes, including mountains, lakes, beaches and forests.
    International students can enjoy outdoor activities such as hiking, skiing, and water sports in their free time.
  3. Welcoming environment
    New Zealand is known for its friendly and welcoming atmosphere, making international students feel at home.
    The country values diversity and promotes inclusivity, creating a supportive community for students from various cultural backgrounds.
  4. Work opportunities
    New Zealand allows international students to work part-time during semesters and full-time during scheduled breaks, providing financial support and practical experience.
    After graduation, students may be eligible for post-study work visas, enabling them to gain valuable work experience in New Zealand.

Stand out to Universities in New Zealand: Register now or visit an Authorized TOEFL iBT Agent Near You!

Additional Information:

If you’re applying for a New Zealand visa, be sure to register for a TOEFL iBT test at a test center. The New Zealand government does not currently accept English-language tests that are taken at home. For applications to New Zealand universities and other institutions, please check with the institution directly about their requirements.

TOEFL iBT scores are also accepted for permanent skilled migration visas. Visit the Immigration New Zealand website for more information.

TOEFL iBT scores are also recognized by the New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA) for Institutes of Technology and Polytechnics (ITPs) and Private Training Establishments (PTEs).

Why choose Australia/ New Zealand and TOEFL iBT?

  • Accepted by 100% of universities in Australia.
  • Accepted by 100% of universities in New Zealand.
  • In New Zealand, the TOEFL iBT is accepted for permanent residence and for all migration services.

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