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UP International College

Study English with UP International College and start building your bridge to success

One of New Zealand’s leading colleges for International students, UP International College offers flexible and innovative intensive English courses that give students the academic language skills they need for further study.

UP International College’s caring and highly-qualified teachers provide individual attention and support to help students set learning goals, evaluate achievement, and maximise success. In addition to 24 of lessons each week, individual and small group tutorials and coaching sessions are available to enhance learning.

Successful graduates have guaranteed entry to the University of Auckland Certificate in Foundation Studies, the AUT Certificate in Foundation Studies, the Victoria University of Wellington Foundation Studies Programme and tertiary programmes in cookery, hospitality, digital design, IT, management, travel and tourism.

UP International College* is conveniently located in central Auckland, at 345 Queen Street.

* UP International College New Zealand is registered as a Secondary School.

  • Central location with excellent facilities

    Conveniently located in the heart of central Auckland, UP International College is close to public transport and plenty of accommodation options. It’s also near the University of Auckland, AUT University, Yoobee Colleges and New Zealand School of Tourism. The campus is fully equipped with modern air-conditioned classrooms, computer rooms, a student common room including a cafeteria and student learning centre including a library.

  • Qualified Teachers

    All UP International College teachers are fully qualified and registered with the New Zealand Teachers’ Council. They are experienced specialist teachers who provide a caring and supportive learning environment, using interactive lessons and lots of personal attention to help students achieve their learning goals.

  • More teaching, more learning

    Up International College’s tutor system ensures that students are given lots of individual attention and 24 hours of formal lessons each week. For more information about further study at UP Education or university, students can visit the International Centre, located at UP International College, 345 Queen St.


  • A choice of activities

    We encourage students to make the most of their time in New Zealand and offer lots of activities beyond the classroom. School staff and tour operators organise sightseeing excursions for students, while our International Student Club offers everything from basketball, badminton and cooking classes to chess and performing arts. Our Student Learning Centre is open on Saturdays for self-study and socialising.