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Qualify for NZ Residency without leaving the Philippines

If you graduated or obtained your qualifications from any of the institutions listed below, your degree is considered a New Zealand equivalent. Consequently, you can use the points awarded for your degree (50 points) to apply for NZ Permanent Residency.

September 15, 2013

Qualify for NZ Residency without leaving the Philippines


Is your diploma, degree recognized in New Zealand?
ImmigraNZ, a licensed immigration advisor firm in New Zealand reminds Filipino applicants that  "if you are a graduate of any of the Philippine schools / academic institution below, your diploma could get you 50 points towards a 100-point total to qualify for New Zealand permanent residency.  For free assessment, click on our Online Asessment above.
The other major factors to be considered eligible for NZ PR visas thru the Expresssion of Interest program (without leaving the Philippines) are age, experience, education or qualification of spouse or partner.  You need 140 points to be automatically invited to apply for residency".
Because of formatting limitations, please note that the year of graduation from a listed institution will determine whether your qualification (BA, BSC, MD, LLB, MA, etc.)  is equivalent to that of New Zealand's.
Academic Qualifications
The qualifications awarded by the institutions listed below qualify for the points indicated after the institution's name:
Angeles University Foundation, Angeles City, Pampanga
BA, BSc and MD: 1996
Ateneo de Davao University, Davao City, Davao del Sur
BA, LLB and BSc: 1977
MA and MSc: 2001
Ateneo de Manila University, Quezon City, Metro Manila
BA and BSc: 1977
MA and MSc: 2001
Ateneo de Naga University, Naga City, Camarines Sur
BA and BSc: 1999
Ateneo de Zamboanga University, Zamboanga City, Zamboanga del Sur
BA, BSc, MA, and MSc: 2001
MD: 2004
Baliuag University, Baliuag, Bulacan
BA and BSc: 2001
Central Luzon State University, Science City of Munoz, Nueva Ecija
BSc, DVM and MSc: 2007
Central Philippine University, Iloilo City, Iloilo
BA and BSc: 1985
LLB: 1978 - 2009
MSc: 2001
Centro Escolar University – Manila, Manila
BA: 1991
BSc: 1996
DDM and DO: 1988
MA and MSc: 2001
De La Salle University - Dasmariñas, Dasmariñas, Cavite
BA and BSc: 1999
De La Salle University - Manila, Manila
BA and BSc: 1985
MA and MSc: 2000
Holy Angel University, Angeles City, Pampanga
BA and BSc: 1996
MSc: 2003
Lyceum of the Philippines University, Manila
BA, LLB and BSc: 2006
MA: 2009
Manuel S. Enverga University Foundation, Lucena City, Quezon
BA and BSc: 1996
LLB: 1997
Mapúa Institute of Technology - Manila, Intramuros, Manila
BSc: 1998
MSc: 2001
Notre Dame of Marbel University, Koronadal City, South Cotabato
BA: 1992
BSc: 1997
MSc: 2001
Philippine Christian University, Manila
BA and BSc: 1978
LLB: 2001
Saint Louis University, Baguio City, Benguet
LLB, BSc and MD: 1982
BA, MA and MSc: 2001
Silliman University, Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental
BA and BSc: 1978
LLB: 1978 - 2010
MA and MSc: 2001
St. Mary's University (Saint Mary’s University), Bayombong, Nueva Vizcaya
BA and BSc: 1994
MSc: 2001
LLB: 2004
St. Paul University Philippines (Saint Paul University Tuguegarao), Tuguegarao City, Cagayan
BA and BSc: 1982
MA: 2001
The Philippine Women's University, Manila
BA and BSc: 1995
MA and MSc: 2003
University of Asia and the Pacific, Pasig City, Metro Manila
BA: 2000
MA: 2010
University of Baguio, Baguio City, Benguet
BA, BSc and DDM: 1999
DO: 2001
University of La Salette, Santiago City, Isabela
BA and BSc: 1998
MSc: 2001
University of Luzon, Dagupan City, Pangasinan
BA and BSc: 2003
University of Mindanao, Davao City, Davao del Sur
BA, LLB and BSc: 1999
University of Negros Occidental - Recoletos, Bacolod City, Negros Occidental
BA, LLB and BSc: 1995
University of San Carlos, Cebu City, Cebu
BA, LLB, BSc and MSc: 1977
University of San Jose-Recoletos, Cebu City, Cebu
BA: 1997
LLB and BSc: 1984
University of Santo Tomas, Sampaloc, Manila
BA and BSc: 1998
LLB and MD: 1977
MA and MSc: 2000
University of St. La Salle, Bacolod City, Negros Occidental
BA and BSc: 1988
LLB: 1997 - 2010
MD: 2007
University of St. Louis, Tuguegarao City, Cagayan
BA and BSc: 2002
University of the East - Manila, Manila
BA, LLB, BSc and DDM: 1998
MSc: 2001
University of the Immaculate Conception, Davao City, Daveo del Sur
BA and BSc: 1992
MSc: 2001
University of the Philippines - Baguio, Baguio City, Benguet
BA and BSc: 2003
University of the Philippines - Diliman, Quezon City
BA, BSc, MA and MSc: 1985
LLB: 1985 - 2007
University of the Philippines - Los Baños, Laguna
BA, BSc, DVM, MA and MSc: 1977
University of the Philippines - Manila, Manila
BA, BSc, DDM, MD and MSc: 1982
University of the Philippines, Mindanao, Davao City, Davao del Sur
BA, BSc, MA and MSc: 1995
Wesleyan University - Philippines, Cabanatuan City, Nueve Ecija
BA and BSc: 1997
Xavier University, Cagayan de Oro City, Misamis Oriental
BA and BSc: 1980
LLB: 1989
MD: 1992
MA and MSc: 2001

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