New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Applied) (Level 3)

  • 8 June 2021, 20 September 2021 (New Plymouth) 19 April 2021, 14 June 2021, 9 August 2021, 4 October 2021 (Auckland)
  • Level 3
  • 1 semester full-time
  • $0 - New Plymouth Campus; $5000 Auckland Campus (International Students)

Qualification overview

Further develop the reading, writing, listening and speaking skills to participate with increasing independence and fluency in an academic context. This qualification is at a level comparable to the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR) low B2 and facilitates meeting the language requirements for other study or training programmes/courses at NZQF level 4 or below.



Entry requirements

• Foreign-born nationals whose first language is not English (international students or foreign born resident visa holders)
• NZCEL Level 3 (General) or equivalent.
Any applicants whose first language is not English may be required to provide evidence of an overall IELTS (Academic) band score of 5 (with no score below 4.5 in speaking, reading, writing and listening) or equivalent.

Further study options

Completion of these qualifications will assist students to meet the English language entry requirements for WITT’s certificates, diplomas and degrees.