Internationalisation of education providers in New Zealand


Statistics in this section relate to the internationalisation and international activities of New Zealand education providers, including: providers’ participation in the recruitment of international students, their delivery of programmes offshore, and development of research and other international linkages.

Statistics relating to the Export Education Levy, collected from the export education industry. Export education relates to the provision of education to full fee-paying international students who come to New Zealand to study in both the schooling and tertiary sectors.  The Export Education Levy Key Statistics contain a number of time series, starting from 2003 when the Levy was first included, and include the number of providers enrolling international students, tuition fees paid to providers, and the Export Education Levy collected from providers.  To download these statistics please see below:

File Type & Size
Export Education Levy: January to April
   Export Education Levy from 1 January to 30 April (2003-2012)
[MS Excel 138KB]
Export Education Levy: January to August
   Export Education Levy from  1 January to 31 August (2003-2012)
[MS Excel 76KB]
Export Education Levy: Full Year
   Export Education Levy Full Year (2003-2012)
[MS Excel 96KB]
New Zealand Universities Rankings
pdf-icon  New Zealand Universities Rankings
[PDF 554KB]

Report on Internationalisation in New Zealand Tertiary Education Organisations

This report provides information on the extent to which tertiary education providers in New Zealand have engaged in internationalisation activities.  To access this report please refer to the downloads/links box on the right.