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Paying from outside New Zealand


Tuition fees are shown on the page for each programme. Please be aware that domestic students are subsidised by the NZ Government so fees for international students are shown separately.


There are a number of ways to pay your fees.

  1. Bank transfer (telegraphic transfer): please include your name and Student ID number in payment information. Payments will incur a $30 bank charge.

    Account name: Te Pūkenga – NZIST – Ara Institute
    Bank: Westpac New Zealand Limited
    Address: 16 Takutai Square, Auckland, 1010, New Zealand
    Account number: 03-0826-0169064-003
    Attention: International
    Swift Code: WPACNZ2W

  2. Credit Card: Please call the Ara | Te Pūkenga contact centre on +64 3 940 8000 to process a payment over the phone. We accept Visa and MasterCard.

  3. Cash or EFTPOS if you are in New Zealand. Please note that for safety reasons we advise that students do not carry large amounts of cash.

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