At NZMA we want to make your time in New Zealand unforgettable. We have a range of courses available to international students, which are all taught by industry-experienced tutors.
Heading abroad to study is a big decision, and you probably have a bunch of questions. View our student support page below for more information. Alternatively, you can contact us if you require more help with enrolling.
International Enrolment Enquiries
UP Education - International Centre
Smaller class sizes
Friendly, welcoming campuses
Caring tutors with real industry experience
Fun classes with lots of support
Industry-based training that gives you real skills
We’ll help get you work-ready too
NZMA, is a category one provider and the largest private tertiary group in New Zealand.
If you are targeting a career in hospitality management or if you already have front-line hospitality service experience, take your career to the next level and progress into management.
Learn how to support some of New Zealand’s most vulnerable people as a healthcare worker in mental health and addiction, community health, nursing or aged care. Gain practical skills and knowledge to apply what you learn in a three week work experience at a healthcare provider.
Make a meaningful impact on people's lives as a healthcare worker in Community Health Work or Mental Health and Addiction Support. Choose your area of interest to expand your skills in a blended learning environment, including a 200-hour work placement to prepare for your career in health.
Take your Health and Wellbeing studies to the next level. Become a leader in comprehensive care practices and learn how to provide specialised care for patients living with complex needs such as dementia. With flexible study options, you'll have the freedom to learn your way.
Prepare for a career as a community healthcare worker where you can make a real difference in people's lives. You can learn online or in a blended learning environment and get hands-on experience with an industry work placement.
Make a meaningful impact on people's lives as a healthcare worker in Mental Health and Addiction Support. You can learn online or in a blended learning environment and get hands-on experience with an industry work placement.
This course will activate your learning journey to become a pharmacy technician. You’ll develop foundation skills in pharmacy retail operations, in a fun and support environment. Plus, you’ll get a guaranteed interview with one of our pharmacy retail partners while you study.
Our Pharmacy Technician course offers practical learning on campus and will teach you all the key skills and pharmaceutical knowledge to start your career. Plus, you’ll get 320 hours of work placement in a pharmacy retail environment while you study.
This programme is for you if you’re involved in the care and education of children in Early Childhood Education (ECE). You can keep working while gaining a formal qualification, on campus, via streamed classes or online.
This course will enhance your career in the ECE sector through flexible study options, either on campus or through streamed lessons with a tutor. Our goal is to help you develop your academic skills necessary to complete higher level studies in this area.
This programme sets you up to enter the construction industry as an apprentice or entry-level employee. You’ll gain loads of hands-on, practical experience, starting off with small workshop projects, building a prefabricated timber sleepout and even a two bedroom home.
Land a job as Electricity Supply Electrical Apprentice or an Industrial Electrical Apprentice or pathway into further study and become a qualified electrician. The course is pre-entry foundation knowledge of electrical engineering and is suitable for those who wish to enter the industry and who do not yet have electrical apprenticeship agreement.
Secure your future in the construction sector by becoming a plumber, gasﬁtter or drainlayer with our pre- pre-apprenticeship programme.
If you want to become a baker or to train further as a patisserie chef, this course teaches you a full array of baking techniques and gives you real world experience with a five week internship.
This course really helps to build your cookery skills, whether you’re just starting out or already in the industry. You’ll learn about a wide range of cookery techniques, and gain confidence working in a commercial kitchen.
If you want to be a professional chef at the top of your field, look no further. Our diploma gives you the advanced cookery skills, knowledge and experience you’ll need to succeed in today’s kitchens. You’ll also have an opportunity to secure an internship where you’ll gain invaluable work experience.