New Zealand Course Fees
Each institute offers different fees and payment methods, it is best to check with an institute prior to enrollment. New Zealand offers world class education but it may be more pricey then other countries.
Due to Student Visa requirements, international students must pay all fees up front. Each institute will require an Application or Administration fee, this is a non refundable fee and is payable even if the application is unsuccessful.
Methods of Payment
School fees can be paid either through the Institutions Agent in your country, by credit card, a funds transfer from your bank account into the institutes New Zealand bank account or via bank draft or bank check. Remember fee amounts will be in NZ $.
Cancellation and Refunds
Each institute is different when it comes to refund policies. Usually if a cancellation is required prior to commencement of a course the student will get a full refund. Due to different visa requirements a full refund prior to the commencement of a course will depend on whether your Visa has been granted yet and if you are transferring to a different Institute. If the student cancels within the first week of the course there will be a part refund, although any further into the course there will be no refund available.
What your fees cover
School fees will cover Government Service Tax or GST, Registration, Enrollment, Student Health Services, Counselling, Language Support, Use of Campus Facilities.
For those studying at University course fees will be between NZ $18,000 to $25,000 per year for an Undergraduate Course, and up to $40,000 a year for those studying a Postgraduate course.
Fee's for those attending Secondary School will add up to NZ $10,000 per year.