International Enrolment Application

International Student Application Process

This page contains information on the procedure for international students to apply to enrol at Fiordland College. Links to all required documents are provided below. If you have any further questions regarding the application procedure please use the Contact us page.

STEP 1 - Download and Read Supporting Information

Download and carefully read through the supporting information and policy documents.

download iconSupporting information and policies.pdf (870Kb)
download icon Fees structure 2016 (97Kb)
download icon Fees structure 2017 (154Kb)

STEP 2 - Download and Complete Forms

Complete and sign the following forms and return to Fiordland College in order for your application to be considered.   

download iconApplication for enrolment (62 kb)
download iconAcademic Details Form (43 kb) - Include copies of academic results and your IELTS or TOEFL qualifications
download iconPersonal Profile Form (49 kb)
download iconMedical Authorisation Form (39 kb) - Parent must sign this form
download iconTuition Agreement Form (42 kb) - Student and Parent must both sign this form

STEP 3 - Send the Above Forms to

The Principal
Fiordland College
PO Box 23, Howden St,
Te Anau 9640


STEP 4 - Processing of Forms

If your application is successful, you will receive an Offer of a Place (which guarantees that accommodation will be arranged) and an Invoice for Fees. These are outlined on the Schedule of fees page

If your application is not successful, you will be notified.

STEP 5 - Payment of Fees

Fees should be received one month prior to the arrrival of the student.  You should send the fees to:

The Principal
Fiordland College
PO Box 23, Howden St,
Te Anau 9640


The school will send you a Receipt for Fees.

STEP 6 - Apply for your Visa

Complete the "Application for Student Visa" form (available here: and attach 2 passport photographs of yourself. Take this form to the nearest Immigration New Zealand branch with:

  • Student Visa Application Fee
  • Passport or Certificate of Identity
  • Offer of a Place (which includes guarantee of accommodation)
  • Receipt for Fees
  • Airline tickets (as evidence of your travel arrangements)
  • Financial guarantee
  • Local Police clearance (if aged 17 or over)
  • School Report and Attendance Records

STEP 7 - Advise Us

Advise the College of the date, time and flight number of your arrival, at least 2 weeks beforehand, so that we can meet the plane and ensure a warm welcome.