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The University of Auckland

The University of Auckland

The University of Auckland is one of our key partners in New Zealand and we are working with them to welcome more and more international students onto their undergraduate degree programmes.

Experts in university preparation

Study Group has unrivalled expertise in recruiting international students from across the globe and preparing them for degree level study. The Foundation Studies Certificate has been developed in conjunction with The University of Auckland to assist high caliber students to attain the entry requirements needed for undergraduate study.

The Foundation Studies Certificate, owned by the University of Auckland and delivered by Taylors College Auckland, supports international students in gaining essential subject knowledge, study skills, computer skills, and a high functioning level of English language. Students who successfully complete the Foundation Studies Certificate can begin their degree studies at the University of Auckland.

Established in 1883, the University of Auckland is a world top 100 university (QS World University Rankings 2023) with a strong reputation for academic excellence. The University is a global leader for research and ranked first in the world for its strong commitment to sustainability and making a positive social impact (THE Impact Rankings).

Situated in the heart of New Zealand’s largest city, the University is an international centre of learning and prides itself on giving students a high quality education and a truly international experience. The University of Auckland has over 44,000 students, of which 8800 are international students from more than 120 different countries worldwide.

'In an increasingly globally connected world, a qualification from an internationally renowned institution such as the University of Auckland helps provide the life skills and academic foundation you need to realise your potential. 

We are a global top 100 university, committed to providing our international students access to some of the best educators in the world, and to supporting our graduates as they build successful international careers.'

Professor Dawn Freshwater

Programmes for progression to the University of Auckland:

  • University of Auckland’s Foundation Studies Certificate

Over 5,000

international students from 120 countries

Ranked 87th

in the world

QA World University Rankings 2023