1ST YEAR FREE FOR AUSTRALIANS IN NZ – JACINDA ADERN ENACTS FREE TERTIARY EDUCATION

Making good on her election promises, new New Zealand Prime Minister has announced the Labour Government’s tertiary education policy will fully subsidise the first year of post-school education for New Zealanders in 2018, to be extended to three years by 2024.

Plus Australians will be entitled to a free year of tertiary education in New Zealand, under the legislation to be introduced next year.

However Prime Minister Ardern is threatening to withdraw that entitlement if Australia increases fees for New Zealand students.

Read more here:

http://www.newshub.co.nz/home/politics/2017/11/australians-will-be-entitled-to-a-free-year-of-tertiary-education-in-new-zealand.html