NZ Universities

UE Entrance Information This is where you will find minimum requirements, approved subjects for university and literacy requirements.

However, some universities have specific requirements for entry into courses, so we strongly advice that you check the entry criteria for the university and degree that you are applying for.

For further information on the NZ University system visit Te Pokai Tara/Universities NZ

Make sure you check the notices/Careers at ASHS Facebook/ and our Events Calendar to keep track of the important dates for applying for hostels etc, and to make sure you know when the universities are presenting during the lunchtimes.

"What should I study at university?''

No Major Drama is a free web site for students to learn about majors for Bachelor degrees from across all eight NZ universities, also to rank them based on each student's skills and interests. This vital tool will help with one of the most important questions in life.

Below is information regarding each New Zealand University, click on the logo's to be redirected to the university website.

The University of Auckland has the most comprehensive range of courses in the country and there are unique opportunities for interdisciplinary studies and conjoint degrees. This university has consistently been included in the top 200 world wide.

As well as being one of the leading Universities in New Zealand, Auckland's is the country's largest. It has strong focus on quality with selective entry to all programmes.

Entry requirements for international students.

University of Auckland's e-book for 2017 Scholarships and Awards is available to download, along with the new portfolio of available scholarships.

Auckland University of Technology is a diverse university with three campuses in Auckland and a range of international research programmes. AUT has consistently been a leader in undergraduate and postgraduate enrolment growth and as a result it is now the second largest university in New Zealand.

For more information, about what you can study at AUT go to their Undergraduate Study at AUT. International students will find more information here.

You can search for Scholarships at AUT using their Scholarship Search page by faculty and degree.

Massey University is distinctive among New Zealand universities because of its ability to deliver research-led teaching and research training on three campuses in the cities of Auckland, Palmerston North, and Wellington.

Massey is an exciting and progressive university. Who offer internationally recognised research-led qualifications that are hugely relevant in today’s world.

Entry Requirements for Domestic students and Entry Requirements for International students.

Check out the "What can I expect?" videos and links

Massey University also has a range of Scholarships.

The University of Waikato promotes the quality of their academic staff and state they are firmly established as a top research-led university.

'They are proud to be in the top 1.1% in the world in the latest QS World University Rankings — jumping 100 places in just four years, a reflection of our ability to challenge, inspire and prepare our students to lead change'.

It's worth looking at the video on student lifestyle at Waikato. This will give you an overview of the campus, student life, accommodation and Entry requirements.

Entry requirements for International students can be found here, and Waikato offer a wide range of Scholarships as well.

Victoria University is a large university based in Wellington. We have a number of ASHS students who have chosen Victoria University and as such we have a close relationship with them.

Watch videos and read about Why you should study at Victoria University

Their website has many useful links, including a Study at Victoria guide where you can search programmes and courses.

Pick a programme offers a diverse range of qualifications and study options for international students

The School Leavers Scholarship details and how to apply are here

The University of Canterbury prides itself on being an institution that is passionate about education. Applying to enrol at the University of Canterbury has just be become even easier! New UC students are able to Apply to Enrol online using the new student portal, myUC.

International students can find more information here.

Click here to find out about study options and what makes UC unique

For those who are planning to enrol at this University, please fill out the Online Course Planner for Domestic Students or the Online Course Planner for International Students.

If you need more information about the various careers and how they apply to Canterbury University, they have released a great resource called Careers Internships & Employment.

For more information about Scholarships at UC, they have a vast range and it is worthwhile having a good look through them

Lincoln University is New Zealand's specialist land-based University. Only 20 minutes from Christchurch, it believes in practical applied learning, therefore a large number of courses have field trips. As Lincoln is a smaller University than it's counterparts, it embraces smaller class sizes

For more than 139 years, Lincoln has focused on improving New Zealand’s land-based knowledge, wealth and productivity.

Look over their various Degrees then check out the entry requirements.

Information for international students.

Scholarships available for Lincoln University

As New Zealand's oldest university, the University of Otago has an established reputation and has had many of it's students become very well known in their field of expertise,ranging from All Blacks to Physicists, Mountain Climbers to Prime Ministers. They have 5 main centers throughout New Zealand. The choice is yours!

Before you can apply to Otago, you first need to create your own eVision account. This is your one-stop shop for study-related information.

University of Otago has a helpful entry pathways system which also has information for international students. There is a quick reference NCEA Entry Score Calculator but take a good look at the site.

Take a look at their Course Enrolment page which gives you step by step instructions.

Otago University Scholarships