There are various fees and costs for studying at UCOL and living in New Zealand. Below is a guide to help you advise prospective students.
On each programme page (qualification page) the international fee is shown if the programme is open to international student applicants. The price shown is in New Zealand dollars and includes:
UCOL's fees are reviewed annually against inflation and foreign exchange rates. As a guide, fees will increase around 4% per annum.*
Additional course-related costs may apply. See the programme page for details.
*This is a guide only. Annual fee increases may be less or more than 4%.
All international students planning to study at UCOL must have medical and travel insurance that covers them from the beginning of their studies until at least the expiry of their student visa.
UCOL provides advice on nearby, affordable accommodation options including homestays, hostels and shared accommodation.
Additional fees apply, depending on the situation. See our accommodation options page for details.
The cost of living in New Zealand is comparable to what you'll find in any OECD (Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development) country. Use Study in New Zealand's cost of living advice to compare prices and the New Zealand Government's Sorted budgeting tool to work out a detailed budget.