Hipkins to visit Americas to lure international students to NZ

Ava Bradley
Thu, 12 May 2022

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Chris Hipkins is going on a tour to promote New Zealand as a destination for learning. (Image: Getty)
Chris Hipkins is going on a tour to promote New Zealand as a destination for learning. (Image: Getty)
Ava Bradley
Thu, 12 May 2022
Education minister Chris Hipkins will visit the US, Chile and Brazil later this month as part of an effort to rekindle the international allure of New Zealand as a student destination.Hipkins elaborated on plans to bring back international students to NZ at a conference in Auckland on Thursday, saying he’d travel in late May through to early June on a tour to promote New Zealand as a destination for learning.The government yesterday unveiled plans to bring forward the reopening of its borders to foreigners from August. They included chang...

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