New Zealand domestic student fees

The amounts shown for domestic student fees in the programme and course listings are meant as a guide only.

International Student fees

Browse the summary of the international course fees.

Standard charges for 2019

Type of Application

Charge

Award of a cross credit

$100 per application, for cross credits external to Ara (No charge for internal Ara cross credits or standard cross credits).

RPL assessment

$100 non refundable application fee.   $100/hour assessment fee may also apply.  . Actual charge based on estimate of time required. 

Reconsideration - Remark

$50 standard fee (refundable if 5% variance or change in grade from NC to pass)

Reconsideration - Independent Remark

$100 standard fee (refundable if 5% variance or change in grade from NC to Pass).

A higher fee may be set with the approval of the Academic Director if independent remarking is complex and likely to incur additional costs. 

Appeal

$100 fee (refundable if appeal upheld)

Resubmission of assignment/project – refer to your Programme Handbook to see if charge applies.

$100/hour ($50 minimum charge), plus any additional materials costs - actual charge based on duration of reassessment

Second result reassessment

$100/hour, ($50 minimum charge), plus any additional materials costs - actual charge based on duration of reassessment.

Alternative assessment

$25/hour (invigilation costs only) or $100/hour (other costs), plus any additional materials costs.  An actual charge will be based on the duration of the alternative assessment

actual charge based on duration of alternative assessment.

Duplicate result notice

No charge

Duplicate Award document (A5)

$50

Duplicate Award document (A4)

$75

Replacement of Student Identity Card

$20

English language Administration fee

$250

International student  Semester by Semester payment fee (to mainstream programmes when paying other than annually)

$150

Student Visa Application/Renewal Fee

$220

Interpretation of Transcript and provision of information to overseas professional bodies

$50 application fee  

A hourly rate ($75 per hour) may be charged depending on the complexity of the requirements.

Homestay Placement Fee

$300  Individual student (Christchurch) (note: includes pickup from Christchurch airport and transfer to homestay in Christchurch)

$300  Individual student (Timaru) (note: includes pickup from Christchurch airport but does not include transfer to Timaru)

$250  Group students (note applies to 3 or more students arriving on same flight)

International Insurance

$523 (incl GST) per EFT