Foundation Studies Certificate

University of Auckland

Subject area

Learning Skills Programmes


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Entry requirements

Completed secondary schooling to at least the equivalent of NCEA Level 2 and have a level of English language proficiency equivalent to a score of 5.0 in IELTS. Further information is available from

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Admission to undergraduate degree programmes at the University of Auckland. FoundStCert graduates may also be admitted to other New Zealand and Australian universities if they meet their required admission criteria.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied General Education Programmes at this level can earn:


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Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 61 62 63
Phone: (09) 373 7999
Fax: (0800) 616 264

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