Prices 2020

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 2020 or Course Information 2021

Exam fees

(Exam fees are subject to change.)

Cambridge: B2 First, C1 Advanced or C2 Proficiency
(formerly known as Cambridge FCE, CAE and CPE)
Cambridge BEC $395
Cambridge TKT Modules 1 -3 $230
IELTS $385

Work placement

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

Accommodation prices

Accommodation placement fee $220
Accommodation placement fee – student under 18 years old staying in a Languages International homestay $320
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) $300 per week
Homestay family – private bathroom (breakfast & dinner weekdays, all meals weekends) $315 per week
Homestay family – student under 18 years old $340 per week
Extra night in homestay – standard $55
Extra night in homestay – private bathroom $60
Extra night in homestay – standard, student under 18 years old $65
Extra night in homestay – private bathroom, student under 18 years old $70
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
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 $95
2 weeks $105
3 weeks $115
4 weeks $125
5 weeks $135
6 weeks $145
7 weeks $155
8 weeks $160
9 weeks $170
10 weeks $180
11 weeks $190
12 weeks $200
24 weeks $315
36 weeks $430
42 weeks $490
52 weeks $590
The insurance policy that you can buy through Languages International is Uni-care’s NZ Student Plan.

Find out how to pay your fees.