Before you start studying at Whitireia & WelTec, you have to pay your international tuition fees. Find out what you’re responsible for and how to pay your fees.
When you accept the Offer of Place, you enter a contractual agreement for the full time of study listed in the offer (i.e. 1 year, 3 years, etc.). You have to pay all fees listed in the Offer of Place before you start your studies. You won’t be allowed to attend classes until we’ve received full payment.
The fee you pay is made up of two fees:
Before you pay, read Whitireia & WelTec’s Withdrawal and Refund Policy for International Students. Get in touch with us if you have any questions.
Legally, Whitireia & WelTec provides you with a fee protection policy in place that safeguards all fees paid by international students.
Fee Payment and Contractual Obligations
The Offer of Place for International Students is a contractual agreement for the full duration of study listed in the offer. Listed in the offer are the International Student Fee which is made up of Tuition Fee, International Administration Fee, Materials, Account fee, Learner Services Fee, and the Insurance Fee for the default health and travel insurance. The Insurance Fee must be paid unless the use of an alternative insurance provider has been approved in advance.
Full payment of all fees listed in the Offer of Place is required prior to programme commencement. Enrolment will not be complete, and students will not be permitted to attend class until full payment is received.
Making a payment indicates an acceptance of the contract for the period of one academic year (or the length of the programme if less than one year). This contract means there is an obligation to pay the fee for the year (or the length of the shorter programme).
Before paying your fees please ensure you have read and understood International Student Withdrawal and Refund Policy.
Protection of International Student Fees
As a signatory to the Education (Pastoral Care of International Students) Code of Practice 2016 (including Amendments 2019) and in adherence to the New Zealand Crown Entities Act, the Education Act, and Council regulations, WelTec and Whitireia have a fee protection policy in place that safeguards all fees paid by international students.
Paying your fees
You can pay your fees is by Bank transfer
Paying your fees by bank transfer (telegraphic transfer)
1. Make the payment
WelTec's bank details
Bank Name: Bank of New Zealand, Petone Branch, Wellington, New Zealand
Account name: Wellington Institute of Technology
Account Number: 02-0544-0013731-04
SWIFT Code: BKNZNZ22
Please ask your bank to include a description and some personal information to make it easy for WelTec to identify the deposit.
For example:"(Student name), (Date of birth), Tuition fees".
Whitireia’s's bank details
Bank Name: ASB Bank - Corporate & Institutional Banking
Account Name: Whitireia Community Polytechnic
Account Number: 12-3244-0004001-00
Swift Code: ASBBNZ2A
Address: Level 21, ASB Bank Centre, P.O. Box 35, Auckland 1015
Remember to include your reference number or name on the payment
A receipt will be issued once the payment is received and cleared. This may take up to ten working days