Success Story

Qiyu (Eric) Chen

Eric was keen to study Commerce at the University of Auckland but didn’t have the right subjects, so he decided to do a Foundation Studies course at UP International College. The course offered him the qualifications in Accounting and Economics he needed for his first year of university.

Now studying a conjoint degree in Commerce and Science at the University, Eric encourages prospective students to choose their subjects carefully, then study hard.

“Embrace technology and learn how to use Google services and cloud drives, and become a Microsoft Office Specialist. You’ll need it in the future.”

<em>Qiyu (Eric) Chen</em>

The University of Auckland Certificate in Foundation Studies
• 4 intakes per year
• Programmes from 6–18 months’ duration
• Guaranteed pathway to an undergraduate degree at the University of Auckland

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Jingyan Ji

Jingyan chose to do the Victoria University of Wellington Foundation Studies Programme as a bridge to English-language university study.

Christy Cheung

Completing the six-month AUT University Certificate in Foundation Studies Fast-track program gave Christy the smooth pathway she was seeking to study Nursing at AUT University.

Xiaoyue (Ivy) Wang

“We could ask questions anytime in class and teachers would ask us questions too, to make sure we fully understood.”

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