Zero Fee Programmes

Get into tertiary study for free* as a NZ citizen or permanent resident.

The following programmes/intakes are offered free of fees. You'll get the skills, knowledge and confidence to get started on a new career or further tertiary education.

*conditions apply.
Art
Programme Indicative Fee
Welding Pathways [Welding for Art] (Level 3) 2016 domestic students fees-free. NOTE: student loans/allowances do NOT apply., 2016 international students $3,144.00
Beauty Therapy
Programme Indicative Fee
Hair and Beauty Pathways (Level 3) 2016 domestic students fees-free. NOTE: student loans/allowances do NOT apply., 2016 international students $3,144.00
National Certificate in Beauty Services (Cosmetology) (Level 3) 2016 domestic students fees-free, 2016 international students $8,645.00, 2017 fees to be confirmed
Bridging Programmes
Programme Indicative Fee
Certificate in Foundation Studies (Level 3) 2016 domestic students fees-free, 2017 domestic students fee to be confirmed
Certificate in Foundation Studies (Level 2) 2016 domestic students fees-free
Certificate in Work Skills (Supported Learning) (Level 1) 2016 domestics students fees-free
Youth Guarantee FREE (special conditions apply)
Business Management
Programme Indicative Fee
Manu Taiko – Toro Parirau (Kaupae 4) - New Zealand Certificate in Māori Governance (Level 4) 2016 domestic students fees-free., Course related costs may apply.
Creative
Programme Indicative Fee
Photography Pathways 2016 domestic students fees-free, 2016 international students $3,239.00
Welding Pathways [Welding for Art] (Level 3) 2016 domestic students fees-free. NOTE: student loans/allowances do NOT apply., 2016 international students $3,144.00
Garment Construction Pathways (Level 3) 2016 domestic students fees-free. NOTE: student loans/allowances do NOT apply., 2016 international students $3,144.00
Hair and Beauty Pathways (Level 3) 2016 domestic students fees-free. NOTE: student loans/allowances do NOT apply., 2016 international students $3,144.00
Photography Portfolio (Level 3) 2016 domestic students fees-free.
Educational Pathways
Programme Indicative Fee
Welding Pathways [Welding for Art] (Level 3) 2016 domestic students fees-free. NOTE: student loans/allowances do NOT apply., 2016 international students $3,144.00
Garment Construction Pathways (Level 3) 2016 domestic students fees-free. NOTE: student loans/allowances do NOT apply., 2016 international students $3,144.00
Hair and Beauty Pathways (Level 3) 2016 domestic students fees-free. NOTE: student loans/allowances do NOT apply., 2016 international students $3,144.00
Engineering & Welding
Programme Indicative Fee
Welding Pathways [Welding for Art] (Level 3) 2016 domestic students fees-free. NOTE: student loans/allowances do NOT apply., 2016 international students $3,144.00
English Language
Programme Indicative Fee
New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Level 2) 2016 domestic students fees-free, 2017 international students $390.00 per week
New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Level 3) 2016 domestic students fees-free, 2017 international students $390.00 per week
New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Level 4) 2016 domestic students fees-free, 2017 international students $390.00 per week
Fashion
Programme Indicative Fee
Garment Construction Pathways (Level 3) 2016 domestic students fees-free. NOTE: student loans/allowances do NOT apply., 2016 international students $3,144.00
Horticulture
Programme Indicative Fee
Certificate in Foundation Studies (Level 2) 2016 domestic students fees-free
Certificate in Kiwifruit - Orchard Skills (Level 3) 2016 domestic students fees-free
Hospitality
Programme Indicative Fee
New Zealand Certificate in Cookery (Level 3) 2016 fees-free for New Zealand citizens & permanent residents aged 16-19 years of age at the start of the programme., 2016 domestic students over 19 years of age $3,360.00
Certificate in Foundation Studies (Level 2) 2016 domestic students fees-free
Kaupapa Māori
Programme Indicative Fee
Certificate in Foundation Studies (Level 2) 2016 domestic students fees-free
Manu Taiko – Toro Parirau (Kaupae 4) - New Zealand Certificate in Māori Governance (Level 4) 2016 domestic students fees-free., Course related costs may apply.
Maritime & Seafood
Programme Indicative Fee
Certificate in Maritime & Fishing Technology (Level 3) 2016 domestic students $1,603.00, 2016 Fees-free for New Zealand citizens and permanent residents aged 16-19 years of age at the start of the programme, 2016 international students $18,290.00, You will be required to purchase steel-capped gumboots and wet weather gear for work experience
Sport & Recreation
Programme Indicative Fee
New Zealand Certificate in Outdoor Experiences (Level 3) FREE tuition fees for domestic students
Tourism & Travel
Programme Indicative Fee
New Zealand Certificate in Outdoor Experiences (Level 3) FREE tuition fees for domestic students
Youth Guarantee
Programme Indicative Fee
New Zealand Certificate in Cookery (Level 3) 2016 fees-free for New Zealand citizens & permanent residents aged 16-19 years of age at the start of the programme., 2016 domestic students over 19 years of age $3,360.00
Certificate in Foundation Studies (Level 2) 2016 domestic students fees-free
Certificate in Maritime & Fishing Technology (Level 3) 2016 domestic students $1,603.00, 2016 Fees-free for New Zealand citizens and permanent residents aged 16-19 years of age at the start of the programme, 2016 international students $18,290.00, You will be required to purchase steel-capped gumboots and wet weather gear for work experience
Youth Guarantee FREE (special conditions apply)