New Zealand takes particular care of students' welfare. NZ institutions assist students in finding accommodation whilst studying in NZ. Various types of accommodation are available.

- Halls of residence, Student Hostels, dormitories - these are usually located on campus with single or double (shared) rooms. Costs range from NZ$ 500 - 600 ie Rs 10,000 - 12,000 per month including food.


- Homestay - students will live with a New Zealand family with their own room. As a family member, the student has every opportunity to experience the New Zealand way of life. Cost for this (including food) also ranges between NZ$ 500-600 ie Rs 10,000 to 12,000.

- Apartments/Flats - this is a popular option with Indian students. Most institutions help students find a flat. Students choose their own flat mates. Costs range from NZ$ 450 - 525 per month ie Rs 9000 - 10,500 per month. This includes food + other expenses.