A quick snapshot about the New Zealand Qualification Authority (NZQA) Framework


What is the purpose of the NZQF?

The NZQF is a framework based on outcomes, described in terms of knowledge, skills and attributes, and their application.

The New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA) administers the NZQF, which is the definitive source for accurate information about all quality assured qualifications, covering senior secondary school and tertiary education qualifications, and including all qualifications open to international students.

The NZQF provides information about what knowledge and experience holders of qualifications can be expected to have, and about what further education and/or employment opportunities the qualification leads to 

The detail about NZQA qualifications and how it works: