Pre-departure and arrival

Things you need to know when preparing for your studies in New Zealand at Waipapa Taumata Rau | University of Auckland.

Pre-departure and arrival webinars

Will you start studying with us soon? Going overseas to study is an exciting time but can also be challenging and no doubt you have a lot of questions.

Our webinars cover a range of topics to ensure you can prepare properly for study and life in Aotearoa New Zealand. You will learn about: 

  • Preparations for departure: Visas and insurance, what to bring, customs and biosecurity, accommodation, airport transfer
  • Life in Auckland and New Zealand: Getting around, bank accounts, work rights and employment, safety
  • New Zealand study environment
  • Staying connected
  • University 101: Orientation, support services, enrolment

Webinar recording - December 2024

Visa information sessions

We are also hosting information webinars to give you guidance on the visa application process. Head to Visa information sessions for details and upcoming sessions and recorded sessions.