International Tuition/ Accommodation Fees

Tuition for International Students

  • Tuition - NZ$19,000 per year
  • Facility fee - NZ$1,250 per year
  • Compulsory Student Services Fee (CSSF) Click here for details


  1. Applicants in certificate, diploma or degree programmes are entitled to enrol in up to eight papers in total during the Academic Year. Additional papers will incur an extra fee.
  2. A Facility Fee of NZ$1,250 per year is required for access to the library, recreation centre, computer laboratories, the Internet, teaching materials and textbooks.
  3. International students are required to organise their own travel/medical insurance and provide IPU New Zealand with proof of their insurance policy before their arrival in NZ
  4.  An activity fee of $500 is applicable for Foundation students only.


Accommodation for International Students

This residential fee includes three meals per day, seven days a week provided in our dining hall.

Accommodation - Pricing 

  • Small private room (Halls 1-6) NZ$13,500 per year (will increase to NZ$14,400 from April 2017)
  • Large private room (Halls 7,8,10) NZ$15,500 per year 
  • Homestay NZ$15,500 per year (will increase to NZ$16,500 from April 2017)
  • A $500 bond and a $250 service fee

Floor space:

  • Halls 1-6: Approx 7 square metres
  • Halls 7-8: Approx 11 square metres
  • Hall 10: Approx 10.5 square metres

All rooms are subject to availability. Students cannot reserve a particular hall or room, but we will endeavour to allocate your choice wherever possible.