Foundation programme

Foundation programme

Foundation programme is also known as University Foundation Year or Bridging course. Oversea high school graduates mostly take one year foundation programme, in order to be familiar with New Zealandís study environment and method. Most New Zealandís universities have foundation programme. After the one year study of foundation course, students could apply the university based on their foundation courseís academic result.

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ACG University pathways

1?ACG University pathways


ACG is New Zealandís largest private educational provider of school education, university foundation studies and tertiary training programmes.

Two offers of place from the start All international students who enrol in the University of Auckland Certificate of Foundation Studies will receive two offers of place at the time of application: a letter of offer for the Foundation Studies course and a conditional letter of offer for the University of Auckland. A confirmed offer of place will be issued by the University of Auckland when students have successfully completed the Certificate in Foundation Studies.

Other Universities accepting ACG students All New Zealand Universities accept the University Of Auckland Certificate in Foundation Studies qualification as meeting University Entrance. Over 13,000 students have been through the Foundation programmes delivered by ACG on behalf of various New Zealand Universities. Statistics show the vast majority of these students plan to continue on with their original choice of university from their Foundation Programme.

Start: January, May, and July in each year

Fees: $24000 NZD/year

Entry criteria: valid student visa. IELTS 5.0

Website: http://www.acgedu.com/nz/english-school/curriculum/partner-universities

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Taylors College

Taylors College

Taylors College Auckland is located on Karangahape Road in the heart of Auckland city. The campus is within walking distance from both the University of Auckland and AUT University. It is close to the public library, art gallery, museum, shops, restaurants and public transport.

The Auckland Foundation Year (AFY) programme at Taylors College prepares you to enter one of three New Zealand universities Ė AUT University, Massey University and the University of Auckland Ė where you can complete the undergraduate degree of your choice to embark on a fulfilling career.

Taylors College excelled in the NZQA (New Zealand Qualifications Authority) External Evaluation with Highly Confident in educational performance and Highly Confident in capability in self-assessment. This is the highest ranking that schools can gain and demonstrates the high standard of teaching, success rates and professionalism of Taylors College. You can feel safe in the knowledge that the schoolís performance and educational quality are frequently assessed.

Start: January, and July in each year

Fees: $24000NZD/year

Entry criteria: valid student visa. IELTS 5.0

Website: http://www.afy.ac.nz/

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The Certificate in Foundation Studies in Massey

The Certificate in Foundation Studies in Massey


The Certificate in Foundation Studies in Massey is a full-time, two semester pre-degree programme that will help you to meet the academic and English language/literacy requirements for university entrance at undergraduate level. Successful completion of the Certificate will provide an entry-level qualification, and you will be able to progress on to undergraduate study.

Start: January, and July in each year

Fees: $24850 NZD/year

Entry criteria: valid student visa. IELTS 5.0

Website: http://www.massey.ac.nz/massey/learning/programme-course-paper/programme.cfm?prog_id=93181