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An NZQA category 1 provider

One of New Zealand’s leading tertiary learning organisations.

At AIS, we provide quality, personalised education, and a supportive environment for our students to learn, develop and achieve. AIS is committed to ensuring all our students, whether from New Zealand or overseas, are equipped with everything they need to succeed, while studying for their qualifications, and beyond in the workplace.


News: AIS and SQA continue to work in partnership

Oct 4, 2022

Auckland Institute of Studies (AIS) and the Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA) have agreed to continue to work in partnership by signing a new articulation agreement. This articulation agreement provides progression pathways to AIS for SQA international students who have successfully completed an SQA Advanced Diploma. AIS has mapped several SQA Advanced Diplomas to offer SQA international students the opportunity to study at AIS and achieve a degree.

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News: Graduation Ceremony 2022

Oct 3, 2022

The 2022 Graduation Ceremony is scheduled to take place on Monday, 10 October in the AIS Asquith Campus Graduation Hall, 120 Asquith Avenue, Mt Albert, Auckland. We encourage all eligible graduates to take the opportunity to formally graduate and participate in this event. For more details visit

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Study: Offshore Online

Begin your academic journey from home with our ONLINE certificates in Business Administration and English Language. Equip yourself with the skills necessary to then pursue tertiary study in New Zealand or elsewhere. Designed to fit around international time zones, you will receive face-to-face time with your teachers, personal guidance, and support.

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Haere mai

Welcome toAuckland Institute
of Studies.

Established in 1990, Auckland Institute of Studies is one of New Zealand’s largest independent degree-granting institutions.

You will benefit from studying one of a wide range of NZQA-approved qualifications, including diploma and degree programmes in business, tourism management, hospitality management, information technology (IT), business administration and English language.

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Our flexible three-semester system and cross credit recognition allows you to fast-track your studies and get a head start on your career.

A friendly and nurturing environment balances and supports our rigorous academic programmes. At AIS you will experience expert personalised education in small classes. Whether from New Zealand or overseas, you will receive everything you need to feel comfortable and confident while studying with us – ensuring that you are well-equipped to succeed once you complete your qualification.

NZQA Category 1 Provider

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