Study in Wellington

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Stunning coastline, rolling hills and some of the best educational and research institutions in New Zealand

The Wellington Region is smart and beautiful.

Are you thinking about studying in New Zealand?

Wellington is New Zealand’s capital city and is centrally located in the heart of New Zealand. Sitting on a stunning natural harbour and surrounded by lush green hills, Wellington is a beautiful, vibrant and cosmopolitan city and region.

Wellington has a full range of education facilities including three world ranked universities and three highly regarded Institutes of Technology/Polytechnics. It is the destination of choice for smart, ambitious and imaginative students from all over the world.

Welcome to the digital home of Education Wellington.

Education Wellington is a programme of Grow Wellington, the Wellington regional economic development agency. We work with a close network of education providers throughout the region and support their international study programs. A full list of Wellington education providers can be found through our Study Directory.

English Language Proficiency Test

Education Wellington has partnered with Vital English to provide access to a free IELTS test preparation course and online English Language proficiency test for students interested in English language study in New Zealand. Just click the image below to get started!

Free Ielts Test

The results of the free online IELTS test are intended as an indication of level only and do not count towards any entry criteria.