International admissions and enrolments

Photo of a international student hading a passport to a staff.

Our dedicated team of international admissions officer have a wealth of experience and knowledge about coming to New Zealand to study at Ara.

Once you start the admission process, you will have an admissions officer that will be your first point of contact for all your admission queries and questions until you are fully enrolled.

We offer you help with:

  • enrolling, payments, transfers and withdrawals
  • student visas
  • homestay bookings
  • student insurance
  • any other enquiry or question you may have as an international student.

If you are overseas you can contact us by telephone during office hours or otherwise by email.


Monday to Thursday (NZST) - 8am to 5pm

Friday - 9am to 4:30pm

Contact details

Phone0064 3 940 8000
Fax0064 3 940 8674


Rakaia Centre, City Campus