A sophomore at the University of Auckland pursuing a graduate degree (double major) in Psychology and English Literature, Hubaan Saher migrated to New Zealand with her family in 2000 when she was just two years old.

She considers her scholastic career as a step closer to her dream of becoming a Clinical Psychologist or a Lecture in English Literarture.

Hubaan has been eyeing Miss Indianz for the past four years but got an opportunity just this year, which she said has created a ‘spark’ in her.

“Miss IndiaNZ has allowed me to step out of my comfort zone and build the courage to face people. I believe that participating in this event will also help to connect with her culture, while retaining her Kiwi background