University Foundation Studies

Course Information

The Auckland Foundation Year Standard course would suit you if you've achieved at least average grades in English and relevant subjects.


Why you should do this course:

  • If you don't meet the requirements for entry into undergraduate study at: The University of Auckland, AUT University or Massey University or other tertiary institutes.
  • If you've achieved at least average grades in English - a minimum overall - IELTS score of 5.0, with no band less than 5.0 or equivalent.
  • If you have achieved at least average grades in relevant subjects.

Need more info?  See detailed subject descriptions for the AFY Standard and Intensive programmes.


Which intake is right for me?

To be able to choose the right intake, you'll need to know two things:

  1. Which subjects are compulsory for entry to The University of Auckland, AUT University or Massey University undergraduate degree you want to study. See: Minimum entry requirements for AUT University, Massey University and The University of Auckland
  2. Whether you meet the requirements for the Foundation intake
    See: Foundation Year entry requirements

Am I eligible?

To be admitted to Taylors College, you must meet certain English Language and academic requirements. Generally, you must have achieved satisfactory grades in subjects similar to the ones you want to study at Taylors College.


Start Dates

Please view the start dates for the Standard programme.


Contact us

If you would like more information about our courses please contact a Student Enrolment Advisor today, or you can apply online.