Foundation study applicants

If you are applying for admission based on a University of Auckland foundation programme completed at either UP Education or Taylors, you must meet admission, programme and undergraduate English language requirements.

Academic English Language Requirements (AELR)

Students who enter the University with lower than IELTS 6.5 overall with no band below 6.0 or English minimum grade B+ from UP Education, or 75% from Taylors, will be required to study and pass an academic English language course during their first year of study. This course will be included as part of the programme of study.


Phone: 09 923 5025 (within Auckland)
Phone: 0800 61 62 63 (outside Auckland)
Phone: +64 9 373 7513 (from overseas)
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