0200400600800Students completing doctoral degrees in New ZealandBy whether domestic or international, 1998–2019Provider: Ministry of Education19982001200420072010201320162019InternationalDomestic

Students completing doctoral degrees in New Zealand

By whether domestic or international, 1998–2019


International students are those studying here without New Zealand/Australian citizenship or permanent residence status. Students studying off-shore at tertiary education providers that are registered in New Zealand are considered international students unless they hold New Zealand citizenship.

Data calculation/treatment

Data have been rounded to the nearest 5 to protect the privacy of individuals.


Doctoral degrees include PhDs and other doctorates but exclude higher doctorates.

Data provided by

Ministry of Education

Dataset name

Tertiary Education Research: Research Performance 2020



How to find the data

At URL provided, select 'Research Performance' Excel file.

Import & extraction details

File as imported: Tertiary Education Research: Research Performance 2020

From the dataset Tertiary Education Research: Research Performance 2020, this data was extracted:

  • Sheet: RSP.8
  • Range: C5:X7
  • Provided: 66 data points

This data forms the table Tertiary Education - Students completing doctoral degrees by whether domestic or international 1998–2019.

Dataset originally released on:

August 2020

About this dataset

This dataset includes statistics relating to the nature and amount of research undertaken in tertiary education.