Program fees for international students - 2017


Important notes:

Fees are reviewed annually and are subject to change. All of the fees are listed in NZ Dollars and are inclusive of GST (Goods and Services Tax). Above tuition fees excludes textbooks and international certification exam fees.

Additional fees

Medical and Travel insurance (compulsory for international students) – Approximate cost is around NZ $500 per year. This can be purchased from AMES IT.

Student Fee Protection

In the unlikely event that AMES IT is unable to deliver the program you have enrolled in, AMES IT has protected your fees with Public Trust. Fees deposited by the Public Trust are held in the Common fund which has unsecured guarantee from the New Zealand Government. The student fees for AMES IT are fully compliant with NZQA rules. Should access to your fees be necessary, you may contact Public Trust on 0800 494 733 or email

This arrangement has been accepted by the New Zealand Qualifications Authority as meeting the requirements of the Education Act 1989 and the Student Fee Protection Rules 2013.

Refund Policy

AMES IT refund policy complies with the Education Act 1989. You can refer to our fee refund policy on our websites.