Location : New Zealand ,Manawatu-Wanganui
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UCOL is an industry-driven and innovative New Zealand Government funded institute of technology with a history spanning over 100 years. It offers a wide range of study options from certificates to diplomas, degrees and postgraduate programmes. UCOL has partnerships with industry and provides students with work skills that give them the edge when competing for jobs. Regional employers help UCOL shape its degrees and diplomas so it can better cater to their needs, and offer exciting project-based work for UCOL students. UCOL is proud of its modern learning environment, from its training restaurant and science labs to its nursing simulation lab and U-Kinetics, its specialist exercise and wellness centre. By choosing UCOL students can look forward to their future with confidence.
Entry requirements vary according to the course you want to study, so make sure you check the specific entry requirements for your course before you apply.
Whatever campus you're studying at, UCOL can provide advice on nearby, affordable accomodation options.
Homestay accommodation is where you live with a New Zealand family. You are provided with your own fully furnished room and three meals a day.
Living in a homestay is ideal for international students. It will allow you to concentrate on your studies, learn about New Zealand culture, practice English, and get used to life in New Zealand with the support of a friendly and caring family.
The cost of homestay accommodation is approximately $245 NZD per week. This covers food, electricity, room and Internet.
UCOL can facilitate living in a homestay. There is a one-off placement fee of $230 NZD.
Currently there are no scholarships available.