Summary of Terms

New Zealand Qualifications Framework

The New Zealand Qualifications Framework (NZQF) is available at: www.nzqf.govt.nz

 

To determine the Skilled Migrant Category points available for recognised qualifications at each level on the New Zealand Qualifications Framework see Recognised Qualification.

 

Level Description Points

10

Doctorates

60

09

Masters degrees

60

08

Postgraduate diplomas and certificates, Bachelors degrees with Honours

50

07

Bachelors degrees, Graduate diplomas

50

06

Graduate certificates

40

05

Diplomas

40

04

Certificates (Acceptable trades only)

40

03

Certificates

0

02

Certificates

0

01

Certificates

0