Prices 2024

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 our Course Information 2024.

Exam fees

(Exam fees are subject to change without notice.)

Cambridge: B2 First, C1 Advanced or C2 Proficiency
(formerly known as Cambridge FCE, CAE and CPE)
OET (Occupational English Test) AU$587
IELTS $410

Work placement

Work Support Program $425
Work Placement Program $1,200

Accommodation prices

Accommodation placement fee $300
Accommodation placement fee – student under 18 years old staying in a Languages International homestay $400
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 – standard (breakfast & dinner weekdays, all meals weekends) $360 per week
Homestay family – private bathroom (breakfast & dinner weekdays, all meals weekends) $385 per week
Homestay family – student under 18 years old $400 per week
Extra night in homestay – standard 2$60
Extra night in homestay – private bathroom $70
Extra night in homestay – standard, student under 18 years old $75
Extra night in homestay – private bathroom, student under 18 years old $80
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.) $160 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 $1,200 per week
Crown on Cintra from $1,200 per week

Airport transfer on arrival

One way $130


1 week $110
2 weeks $120
3 weeks $135
4 weeks $145
5 weeks $155
6 weeks $170
7 weeks $180
8 weeks $190
9 weeks $200
10 weeks $215
11 weeks $225
12 weeks $235
24 weeks $370
36 weeks $505
42 weeks $575
52 weeks $690
The insurance policy that you can buy through Languages International is Uni-care’s NZ Student Plan.

Find out how to pay your fees.