Study at the English school in Auckland, the City of Sails, and witness the unforgettable natural beauty that surrounds the harbour city. The area is a vibrant landscape of volcanoes, forests, and marinas, with excellent shopping and beaches as well. For more information check the school website.
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  • 1400 - 2200 NZD
    Living Costs per Month
  • About
  • Programmes
  • Facility & Services
  • Social life


Why choose the Auckland school?

The Kaplan English school sits between two beautiful harbors, Waitemata and Manukau, on the borders of a scenic public park. The school itself is housed in an elegant and historic building, renovated to include modern facilities.

  • The Kaplan English school has a great location in one of the city’s most popular areas, and just a short walk from the lively Newmarket district and Parnell Village
  • The school has one of the largest selections of English courses available in Auckland, from Vacation English to OPUS Work and Study programs
  • Auckland has a vibrant night life and live music scene, with many fantastic restaurants and bars

Teaching Method

Thinking of applying for further studies or studying at a university in New Zealand? Kaplan’s University Placement Service(UPS) uses an extensive academic network to help you gain entry to graduate and undergraduate university courses.


  • 20 large and comfortable classrooms
  • Some classrooms feature interactive whiteboards which are able to incorporate various media forms like video and audio
  • The Study Centre has a suite of computers with internet access and language learning software
  • There is a library where students can borrow novels, DVDs and graded readers, as well as Parnell library, which is a 2 minute walk away


  • Students can join local gyms for indoor sports and fitness training, with the closest gym to the college just a short walk away
  • The activities coordinator can help with organizing local sports events
  • There are multiple bus stops near the school, and train stations are within walking distance


Student residence

  • Live with fellow students for more independence
  • Most residences are self-catering
  • Live and socialize with your new friends
  • Single, twin, double, and dorm rooms are available at various locations


  • Live with a local family specially chosen by us
  • Enjoy breakfasts and dinners with the family
  • Practice English daily in an informal situation
  • Immerse yourself in a new culture

Social Programme

  • Nightlife: Sip on a Cocktail While Enjoying Live Music at One of Many Trendy Bars and Venues


  • Shopping: Shop at One of Several Shopping Malls, or Pick Up a Bargain at a Local Fleamarket
  • Sports: Catch a Game of Rugby, Tennis, Cricket, or Football
  • Arts & Theatre: Visit the Auckland Art Gallery or the National Maritime Museum
  • Food & Drink: the City Has All the Restaurants and Bars That You'd Expect From a Big City


  • Outdoor Activities: Enjoy a Weekend Trip to Waiheke Island or Take in the Amazing View From the Top of Mount Eden
  • Wildlife: Climb One of the Many Volcanoes Surrounding the City, and Take in the Incredible Landscape
  • History: Watch a Traditional Maori Cultural Performance, the Indigenous People of New Zealand