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ACADEMIC ENGLISH

Next Intake: You can join any Monday

This programme is designed to prepare students for study at a New Zealand school. The course incorporates a variety of learning strategies for academic study.

Per Week:

$330

GENERAL

ENGLISH

(includes IELTS Preparation)

Next Intake: You can join any Monday

General English (includes IELTS Preparation) is taught at all levels from Beginners to Upper- Intermediate, having groups divided according to students' ongoing individual English Achievements..

Per Week:

$230-$250

HOLIDAY PROGRAMME

Next Intake: 11th of January 2021

North Shore Language School offers 4- 12 weeks intensive English programmes for students who want to learn English as well as experience New Zealand life and Culture..

Per Week  |  Day:

$275 | $55

NZCEL

** Not Available in 2020

The NZCEL qualifications have been designed to provide a national qualification of domestic and international learners of learners of English as an additional language..

20 Week:

$3234

NZCLT

Next Intake: TBD

NZCLT is the acronym for New Zealand Certificate in Language Teaching. This qualification is for those who are or want to be a language educator in Aotearoa New Zealand or overseas..

20 Week

$3916

FEE-FREE INFO

Next Intake: TBD

From 1 January 2018, tertiary education will be fees-free for eligible first time tertiary students.

Per Week

$0

ACADEMIC

ENGLISH

Next Intake: You can join any Monday

This programme is designed to prepare students for study at a New Zealand school. The course incorporates a variety of learning strategies for academic study.

Per Week:

$330

GENERAL

ENGLISH

(includes IELTS Preparation)

Next Intake: You can join any Monday

General English (includes IELTS Preparation) is taught at all levels from Beginners to Upper- Intermediate, having groups divided according to students' ongoing individual English Achievements..

Per Week:

$330

HOLIDAY PROGRAMME

Next Intake: 11th of January 2021

North Shore Language School offers 4- 12 weeks intensive English programmes for students who want to learn English as well as experience New Zealand life and Culture..

6 Jan - 26 Feb

$2000

NZQA Approved & Accredited 

Category 1  Since 2010

North Shore Language School

North Shore Language School started in 2003 is a well-known academy with an excellent reputation. We are NZQA approved and accredited and been given the highest rating of "Highly Confident for Educational Performance"

three times consecutively since 2010. Making us a Category 1 Provider.

Tropical Leaves

Online Promotion:

Private Online Tutoring:

Online English Lesson Available :

1. General English: 

Beginner to Advanced

2. IELTS (5.5 to 6.5)

education.nsls@xtra.co.nz

09 442 4500

Domestic Students

 
 

International Students

NZCEL

** Not Available in 2020

The NZCEL qualifications have been designed to provide a national qualification of domestic and international learners of learners of English as an additional language..

20 Weeks:

$7082

NZCLT

Next Intake: TBD

NZCLT is the acronym for New Zealand Certificate in Language Teaching. This qualification is for those who are or want to be a language educator in Aotearoa New Zealand or overseas..

20 Weeks:

$7180

Pastoral Care

Next Intake: TBD

NSLS has agreed to observe and be bound by the Code of Practice for the Pastoral Care of International Students pubilished by the Minister of Education.

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Testimonials & FAQ 

WHAT PEOPLE SAY

— Liam Crotty

Certificate in TESOL

"The staff at NSLS are very professional, with years of teaching experience, but can be approached for any help you may need along the way." 

 

Frequently asked questions

Can I work on a Student Visa?


Yes, Students are allowed to work up to 20 hours per week during the term and up to 40 hours per week during term breaks. This is allowed because NSLS is a Category 1 provider. Our students works in, for example, restaurants, bars, hotels, visitor centres and rest-homes to supplement their income. Work experience improves their confidences and English abilities. The minimum wage is $17.70 per hour.




What are the Benefits of Studying in a Category 1 School?


1. Student Visa Work Rights: If students study with us for 14 weeks or longer, their student visa will automatically allow them to get a part-time job during term and to get a full-time job during the holiday period. 2. Pathway Student Visa: We are one of the Pathway Education Providers. A Pathway Student Visa allows an international student to undertake a progression of up to three consecutive programmes of study with selected education providers on a single visa. The visa will be valid up to a maximum of five years. 3. NZQA Recognized Quality: We feel the Category 1 status of NSLS reflects the professionalism of all staff and the high level of academic achievement that our students attain.




What is Fees Free Tertiary Education?


New Zealand students will be able to chase their dreams fees-free from January 2018 thanks to the New Zealand Government’s new tertiary education policy.

North Shore Language School is eligible to offer the first year of tertiary study to New Zealand students free of charge.

This is the first step in the government’s stated intent to extend this policy to two years of fees-free study by 2021 and three years by 2024




Does NSLS provide Student Loan and Allowance?


All domestic NZCEL & NZCLT students studying at NSLS can apply for student loan and allowances.




What is Pathway Student Visa?


We are one of the Pathway Education Providers. A Pathway Student Visa allows an international student to undertake a progression of up to three consecutive programmes of study with selected education providers on a single visa. The visa will be valid up to a maximum of five years.




What is a Category 1 School?


In the most recent review, NZQA reported they are ‘Highly Confident in the Educational Performance of NSLS’. This makes us a Category 1 provider. This was awarded to NSLS by the New Zealand Qualifications Authority in 2010, 2014 and again in 2018. This is an achievement that we are very proud of and we feel it reflects the professionalism of all staff and the high level of academic achievement that our students attain.




What are the Other Benefits of Studying at NSLS?


1. All Native English teachers
2. Small Students in Class (8 - 12 Students)
3. 100% Approved Student Visa School
4. Competitive Tuition Fee
5. Good enviroment on North Shore: We also pride ourselves on providing a warm, friendly, family-like atmosphere in which all students can happily learn. 6. Eligible for Fees Free Tertiary Education: North Shore Language School is eligible to offer the first year of tertiary study to New Zealand students free of charge. 7. Student Loan and Allowances: All domestic NZCEL & NZCLT students studying at NSLS can apply for student loan and allowances. 8. Consistently Very High Completion Rates: The completion rates for the NZCEL Programmes and the Certificate in TESOL are consistently very high (between 92 and 97 per cent) and well exceed sector medians (NZQA EER Report, 2018).




What is the Completion Rate of NSLS?


The completion rates for the NZCEL Programmes and the Certificate in TESOL are consistently very high (between 92 and 97 per cent) and well exceed sector medians (NZQA EER Report, 2018).





NSLS

Northshore Language School

122 Wairau Road, Wairau Valley,

Auckland 0627 

+64 9 442 4500 

education.nsls@xtra.co.nz

Monday to Friday 8.30am - 6.00pm

North Shore Language School in New Zealand is registered by the New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA) 
as a Private Training Establishment under the provisions of the Education Act 1989 and its subsequent amendments. NSLS is signatory to the New Zealand Ministry of Education Code of Practice for the Pastoral Care of International Students.