In addition to meeting admission requirements, entry is open to applicants and who may meet the English Proficiency Outcomes as stated below in accordance with the NZQF Programme Approval and Accreditation Rules 2013 if ones first language is not English or who come from a country where the language of instruction is not English and are enrolling as a permanent or an international student:
English Proficiency OutcomesCertificate at level 3
IELTS testAcademic score of 5 with no band score lower than 5
TOEFL Paper-based test (pBT)Score of 500 (with an essay score of 4 TWE)
TOEFL Internet-based test (iBT)Score of 35 (with a writing score of 20)
University of Cambridge ESOL examinations FCE with a pass at Grade C or CAE with a score of 47
NZCELLevel 3 with the Academic endorsement
Pearson Test of English (Academic) PToE (Academic) score of 36
City & Guilds IESOL B1 Achiever with a score of 43
It is expected that:
- Applicants have a desire to pursue a specific career or further study in a particular area.
- Applicants may be required to attend an interview, or if one lives at some distance from Te Whare Wānanga o Awanuiārangi campuses, complete a telephone interview; or through e-conferencing is available.