Undergraduate fees for domestic students

Find out the fees you will pay as a domestic student for undergraduate study.

The table below shows the estimated tuition fees for 2019. This is an estimation assuming that you are studying full time (120 points).

Fees-free government policy

If you are starting tertiary study for the first time from 1 January 2018, you may be eligible for one year of fees-free study. The New Zealand government is expected to make an announcement with more information about this new policy shortly.

In the meantime, the advice being given by the government is to continue to apply for admission, and for your student loan and allowance.

Information about changes to tertiary education fees is available on the Ministry of Education website, see Changes in education.

Student Services Fee

In addition to the tuition fees below, there is a Student Services Fee of $7.06 per point, estimated at $847.20 for full time study (120 points).

Fees statement

After enrolling in courses, you will be able to generate an exact statement of your fees, through Student Services Online.

Programme Estimated fees
Bachelor of Architectural Studies $6,690.00 - $8,162.40
Bachelor of Arts $6,120.00 - $7,058.40
Bachelor of Commerce $6,120.00 - $6,594.00
Bachelor of Dance Studies $7,058.40
Bachelor of Education (Teaching) $6,120.00
Bachelor of Education (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) $6,120.00
Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) $7,058.40 - $10,327.20
Bachelor of Fine Arts $6,120.00 - $7,058.40
Bachelor of Global Studies
$6,120.00 - $7,058.40
Bachelor of Health Sciences $6,120.00 - $7,942.80
Bachelor of Human Services $6,120.00
Bachelor of Laws $6,120.00 - $6,594.00
Bachelor of Medical Imaging
$7,058.40 - $7,942.80
Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery - Year 2 onwards (for Year 1 see Bachelor of Health Sciences) $7,058.40 - $15,691.20
Bachelor of Music $6,120.00 - $7,058.40
Bachelor of Nursing $7,058.40
Bachelor of Optometry $7,058.40 - $8,929.20
Bachelor of Pharmacy $7,942.80
Bachelor of Property $6,120.00 - $6,594.00
Bachelor of Science $6,120.00 - $8,162.40
Bachelor of Social Work $6,120.00
Bachelor of Sport, Health and Physical Education $6,120.00 - $7,058.40
Bachelor of Urban Planning (Honours) $6,690.00 - $10,327.20
Certificate in Health Sciences $6,120.00 - $7,942.80

Fees for conjoint programmes

The fees for your conjoint programme will be similar to the fees given for each individual programme above. In a conjoint programme, you will usually study 135 points of courses per year, so your fees will be slightly higher. The exact fees you pay will depend on the courses you enrol into for your conjoint programme.