Living & Studying
We offer an incredible learning experience of living and studying in New Zealand’s outdoor adventure-land.
A directory of schools that are part of the Outdoor Education New Zealand programme.
How To Apply
How to apply if you have decided that a life experience at an ODENZ school is the thing for you.
What is Outdoor Education New Zealand? How does a student decide which school to go to?
We offer international students an incredible learning experience of studying in New Zealand’s outdoor adventure-land, the ODENZ schools have a particular strength in outdoor education and offer challenging practical programmes designed to encourage personal and social development.
If you dream about studying in a place where you can:
Gain qualifications based on some of the world’s most exhilarating outdoor experiences while continuing your academic studies at a first-rate educational establishment.
Take on challenges across the outdoor education spectrum from white water rafting on our mighty rivers, to skiing world-class slopes, to tramping spectacular mountain ranges...Read more
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English Language Qualifications Some ODENZ schools, through their "English for Speakers of Other Languages" (ESOL) programmes, offer preperation courses for the "International English Language Testing System" (IELTS) www.ielts.orgRead more
Safety is number one.Read more
ODENZ schools’ outdoor education programmes aim to provide a safe, enjoyable and challenging learning experience in the outdoors, with risk management being the key to safety.