Indian Students Tops in "Peaceful" New Zealand
(from the Economic Times of India)
Nearly 9000 student permits have reportedly been issued to Indian students. First-time students accounted for more than half of all international students in New Zealand, the Department of Labour's migration trends and outlook 2009-10 report said.
"India has become the largest source country of new international students to New Zealand, but China remains the single largest source country of international students," it added.
An Indian student named Sandeep Singh studying at the National Technology Institute in Auckland said New Zealand was becoming a popular choice for Indian students because it was viewed as a "peaceful" and "an ideal destination to study".
Read the rest of the story in the Economic Times of India.