Why Choose NZIS?

Download the 2017 International Student Prospectus

Experience New Zealand

The NZIS offers international students the opportunity to undertake a unique set of educational and sporting experiences in the main activity centres of New Zealand: Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch. As an NZQA registered and accredited Category 1 provider of tertiary qualifications, NZIS is perfectly placed to help you hit the ground running, achieving the highest rating of highly confident in educational performance and highly confident in capability – self assessment.

If you are interested in pursuing studies in sport and fitness, improving your English language skills and have dreamed of visiting New Zealand, our International Programme is perfect for you!

Contact Us


NZIS Course Overview & Qualifications Pathway

Code of Practice

New Zealand Institute of Sport (NZIS) is a signatory to the NZQA international Code of Practice. NZIS has agreed to observe and be bound by the Code of Practice for the Pastoral Care of International Students.

Under the Code of Practice for the Pastoral Care of International Students you are required to have appropriate health and travel insurance while in New Zealand. You will be asked to provide a copy of your medical and travel insurance documents when you enrol.

Copies of the Code are available from the NZQA website at: www.nzqa.govt.nz.

New Zealand Institute of Sport