English Language Schools in New Zealand

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General English Course
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New Zealand

14 Best language schools in New Zealand (ranked based on student reviews)

You are interested in learning English in New Zealand? We have researched all the details about the best English language schools in New Zealand for you so that you can easily compare prices, reviews, courses for adults and teenagers and special offers.


Most popular destinations

Rating: 4.2

145 reviews
Top Destinations: Auckland (city thumbnail)

Rating: 4.5

11 reviews
Top Destinations: Queenstown (city thumbnail)

Rating: 4.4

27 reviews
Top Destinations: Christchurch (city thumbnail)
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Key Facts about New Zealand

The country of the kiwis, Lord of the Rings and the Maoris is located in the south of the Pacific Ocean. New Zealand is well known for its forests, beaches and mountains, and therefore interesting for everyone. On the northern island, you will find Auckland and plenty of nice beaches and the southern island will fascinate you with its national parks, glaciers and coastlines like the Pancake Rocks at Punakaiki. Discover New Zealand's roots while listening to a Maori concert.

Population: 4,253,000

Capital: Wellington

Time zone: GMT +12

Currency: NZD (1 NZD = 0.7172 USD)

Telephone country code: +64


  • Catholicism  13%
  • Anglican  12%
  • Presbyterian  8%
  • Hinduism  2%
  • Atheist, agnostic and unclassified  46%
  • Other religions: Other Protestant, Buddhism, Islam  19%

New Zealand quality of life rating:

Rating: 4.2

4.2 (183 reviews by our former students)

Visa: Nationals from USA do not require a visa to study short term courses up to 90 days. Check visa requirements for nationals from other countries.

Largest cities in New Zealand:

  • 1. Auckland: 420,000
  • 2. Wellington: 380,000
  • 3. Christchurch: 360,000
  • 4. Manukau: 360,000
  • 5. Waitakere: 210,000

Largest international airport in New Zealand:

Auckland International Airport (AKL): 19.020.573 Passengers/Year; 2 Terminals; 16 km. from Auckland city center

universities: 9 (rankings of universities in New Zealand)

Cost of Living:
  • Big Mac price (New Zealand average):5.90 NZD (26% cheaper than in USA)
Mains electricity:
  • Plug Type I
  • Residential voltage: 230 V
  • Frequency: 50 Hz

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