Summary of Terms

Full-time study

Full-time study usually requires you to: 

  • attend a course at a private training establishment for at least 20 hours a week
    or
  • enrol in at least three papers, or equivalent each semester, at a tertiary educational institute.

 

For the purposes of awarding bonus points for two years of full-time study in New Zealand under the Skilled Migrant Category, the definition of full-time study is available at SM15.5.1 of our Operational Manual.