Why IDP?

The IDP Education edge

IDP has over 40 years of experience and success in the international student placement service with over 300,000 students placed worldwide. It is the most trusted and respected international student placement organization. IDP is the co-owner of IELTS (International English Language Testing System), the world's leading English language proficiency test.

Trained and experienced counsellors

IDP counsellors are trained to hold your hand throughout your quest to explore education opportunities in NZ. Your journey towards attaining a NZ education starts with a comprehensive counselling process. You will be guided in your decision-making process, assisted in the application process, supported with visa advice and pre-departure information.

Unbiased professional advice

IDP has a corporate policy of honesty and transparency in dealing with universities and students who entrust us with their future. IDP’s 40-year reputation is based on friendly, accurate advice and service, and the provision of efficient and timely application processing in accordance with strict university and government compliance guidelines.

Focused on you

IDP counsellors are bilingual and will be able to assist you in bridging any language and cultural gaps you may experience. Their experience, expertise and excellent personal guidance will bring you closer to fulfilling your career and life goals.

IDP student service portfolio

  • Course selection
  • University selection
  • Application submission
  • Offer acceptance
  • Accommodation assistance 
  • Visa counselling
  • Tuition fee payment
  • Pre Departure preparation

Student Services

  • Counselling

    The best advices on courses and exams.


  • Visa process

    The professional help on obtaining the visa. More...

  • Pre departure

    Briefing on what to expect during your stay. More...