The Institute is dedicated to enhancing global engagement. We host unique and unforgettable  edutourism study group tours in New Zealand and the South Pacific that combine experiential education, culture, adventure and tourism.

Our Destination

Maori welcome, hongi

Kia ora and welcome to Aotearoa New Zealand  - one of the most beautiful and spectacular places on earth. We are ranked as one of the top tourist destinations to visit and adventure capital of the world.

We celebrate the tradition, indigenous cultures and heritage of the island nations as we share The South Pacific Story with you  –  one of Open Spaces, Open Hearts and Open Minds

We are passionate New Zealanders. Proud Kiwis and have a story to tell.

Our Difference


We put the ‘edu’ into tourism and bring edutourism experiences to international study group programs. We are the only dedicated educational study tour provider in New Zealand serving schools, colleges, universities and professional groups from around the world and across all themes and topics.

We design and host short term programs in the South Pacific to enhance global and cultural engagement and understanding.

Our unique and innovative approach combines learning with the ultimate tourism experiences.

Our Design


We focus on customised tailor-made programs for education groups. Each group receives their own special program to meet specific learning needs.   Many are delivered with local education and industry experts to provide intellectually challenging and culturally enriching learning experiences.

Our tours are inspirational and unforgettable global learning experiences designed to meet each groups learning and experiential needs.

Challenging minds, changing lives.


We are delighted to be hosting the 2017 Inaugural Youth Leadership Summit for the next generation of leaders and global citizens from the Sister Cities of New Zealand and China.

Short term open registration study tours for university, college and high school students. Unforgettable experiential edutourism tours that combine specialist topics with culture, environmental, tourism, adventure, service learning and optional internship experiences.

Internships and service learning programs to experience international work experience  opportunities in  your field of studies or make a difference communities through voluntary service.

Customised and faculty led study tours that may combine New Zealand, Fiji, Rarotonga and Australia –  program design expertise and in-country logistics, arrangements, guest presenters and local intelligence.

Explore long term study opportunities and education relationships in New Zealand - customised StudyNZ  tours for school, college and university groups or education agents.  VIP education delegation visits also arranged and hosted.





Line Of Business People Listening To Presentation Seated At Glass Boardroom Table

Executive, business and professional study  tours typically last 10-12 days and showcase New Zealand success stories, innovation and entrepreneurship. They may combine executive education topics, tourism and sports activities with industry themes, field trips and site visits.  They are ideally suited to special interest, business, industry,  government and professional groups representing a range of educational and specific interest interests.

Professional themes include New Zealand business innovation; agriculture and dairying; health and social services; tourism, cuisine, viticulture, central and local government, environmental conservation, New Zealand tourism, trade and industry,  education and sports event management.

Executive education topics may include global leadership, change management and transformational leadership,  business innovation and entrepreneurship, public sector leadership and administration, education leadership and teacher development.

We bring together a team of the top presenters and industry leaders from local universities,  government agencies and industry for each program.



“You made me think about how I can make a real difference in my own country, and how I can do things there with a global mind set. Thank you for making this one of the best times of my life.”

Brasilia without Borders study tour participant