Prices 2017

All prices are in New Zealand dollars unless otherwise stated.

For an idea of how much this is in your currency, you can use this currency converter.


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Please visit and choose a course to see its tuition fees, or for a complete list of tuition fees, download the Course Information 2017.

Exam fees

(Exam fees are subject to change.)

Cambridge FCE, CAE or CPE $335
Cambridge BEC $385
Cambridge TKT Modules 1 -3 $220
Cambridge TKT Practical (not offered in 2017) $80
IELTS $385
TOEIC $230

Work placement

Work New Zealand Programme $350
Internship Programmes $1,200

Accommodation prices

Accommodation placement fee $210
Accommodation placement fee – student under 18 years old staying in a Languages International homestay $310
Accommodation inspection fee – student under 18 years old staying in any accommodation that is not arranged by Languages International (such as family members other than parents, designated caregivers or homestays arranged by other providers) $100
Homestay family (breakfast & dinner weekdays, all meals weekends) $290 per week
Extra night in homestay $55
Homestay retainer fee (You pay this while you are away from your homestay on holiday if you want to return to the same homestay after your holiday.) $95 per week
Homestay family – student under 18 years old $330 per week
Homestay family – couple sharing a bedroom (Note: A couple sharing a room only pays one Accommodation Placement Fee between the two people – $105 each.) $235 per week
Student Residence (short walk from school, no meals included)
City Lodge see here
YMCA see here
Serviced, fully furnished hotel apartments
Quest on Eden from $600 per week
Crown on Cintra from $690 per week

Airport transfer on arrival

One way $115


1 week $90
2 weeks $100
3 weeks $110
4 weeks $120
5 weeks $130
6 weeks $140
7 weeks $150
8 weeks $155
9 weeks $165
10 weeks $175
11 weeks $185
12 weeks $195
24 weeks $310
36 weeks $425
42 weeks $485
52 weeks $580
The insurance policy that you can buy through Languages International is Uni-care’s NZ Student Plan.

Click here to find out how to pay your fees.