What student type are you?
Are you a New Zealand resident or international student? If you’re a New Zealander or citizen please use Domestic enrolment. If you live outside of New Zealand or are not a Resident or citizen or hold a visa to work and study in New Zealand, use International enrolment.
Missed out on University Entrance and need extra credits? Or are you looking for a new career direction but need some new skills and knowledge or don’t know where to start? Our University Preparation programme can help you.
What you can learn
Further develop your skills in solving mathematical problems using calculus, statistics, algebra and data handling to help assist with real life outcomes.
Utilising digital tools
Further develop your skills of digital technology in all areas related to your desired field of study or career pathway. Utilise digital tools to locate, identify and analyse information.
Collaborative, team and personal skills
Learn how to work effectively on your own or collaboratively as part of a team. You will have the opportunities to work on these skills in a collaborative project of your desired field of study or career pathway.
Research, written and oral presentation
Gain research, written and oral presentation skills with the ability to incorporate statistical data. You will also learn how to adapt these skills to real world outcomes.
- New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Pathways Level 3 or equivalent
- English Requirements (International students): IELTS Academic score of 5.5 with no band less than 5.0 or other NZQA approved criteria.
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Entry role jobs in a variety of areas.
What people say about us
"I chose a foundations course at NZSE to pathway into university. The learning style was interactive and practical. The tutors and student support team gave me essential skills and confidence to succeed and the positive learning environment enabled me to put my best foot forward."
Foundation Studies Graduate