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Additional Fees & Costs

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Other fees for International Students

Other Fees Description Fees (NZD)
Administration fee Registration fee (payable once only, non-refundable). $300
Airport greeting and transfer fee One way per person $110
12 months medical and travel insurance Students are required to have comprehensive medical and travel insurance in New Zealand. ACG will arrange comprehensive insurance cover for students through the Southern Cross International Student Max Policy to cover the whole length of the student visa. Please refer to scti.co.nz/internationalstudent $500
Weekly allowance Students require a weekly allowance to cover transport, personal expenses and extra-curricular activities. A minimum weekly allowance of approximately $200 should be made for these expenses. Eligible students who have a work entitlement granted with their visa may work up to 20 hours per week during their studies and up to 40 hours per week in the New Zealand summer holidays of December and January. $200

Other fees to consider

  • New Zealand government export education levy

    The NZ Government Education Export Levy is calculated as follows:

    – Private Training Establishments 0.89% of international student tuition fees

    – Private schools as 0.50% of international student tuition fees

  • Goods and services tax

    All fees are quoted in New Zealand dollars and include goods and services tax (GST) where applicable. This is a New Zealand Government tax payable on the supply of goods and services.