Academic – Level 4

The aim of this programme is to enable international students to gain a command of English that are practical and immediate useable in the real world and/or ongoing study. The programme focuses on the academic context to prepare learners for further study in New Zealand

Course Length: 20 weeks
Course Hours: Daytime Full-time (25 hours per week)
   1:30pm to 6:30pm
Course Entry Level: 16 years of age on entry and,

have successfully completed 3 years of secondary school and/or successfully completed a New Zealand Certificate in English Language at Level 3 or equivalent*


Available on request

* Students currently in New Zealand can sit our internal test, please contact us for further details

Once you complete our NZCEL course, you can continue onto further education options such as:

  • New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Professional/Academic) (Level 5)
  • Most vocational and undergraduate programs/courses and specialised fields of study requiring a minimum entry criteria or equivalent of an IELTS of 6.0

Aspiring Language Institute takes part of Immigration New Zealand Student Pathway Scheme which allows you study up to 3 consecutive courses on a single student visa up to 5 years. More than 200 schools, polytechnics and universities all over New Zealand are part of it.

Visit Immigration New Zealand website for the full list of participating education providers.