How to Apply

Launch your future. Complete your application in just a few easy steps. You can apply at any time of the year. It is best to apply 3 months before the course starts. 

Step 1:      

Choose your programme

Check you meet:

  • Academic entry requirements
  • English entry requirements

Detailed information on entry requirements and programme details can be found by following the links on the Courses page.

Step 2:    


Gather your documents

  • Certified copy of your academic transcript and/or certificates (translated into English if applicable).
  • Certified copy of your English test results (Academic IELTS, TOEFL or equivalent) if applicable.
  • Certified copy of your passport identification page.
  • Recognition of prior learning. If you have other tertiary qualifications or previous work experience you may be eligible for credit transfers.

Please ensure you have read our Conditions of Enrolment before application and the International Student Handbook.

Step 3:     

Apply online or with an agent

  • Apply through an agent. WITT has many education agents around the world who are authorised to act on your behalf. These approved agents operate under a contract that has been co-signed by a WITT representative. Agents can advise you on the courses WITT offers and can help you with the visa process.
  • Apply online. Complete the International Student application form and submit to

Step 4:     

Accept your offer and apply for a student visa

Once your application is approved, you will receive an Offer of Place which includes instructions on how to:

  • Accept your Offer - Apply for a Student Visa
  • Pay your tuition fees

When your fees have been paid a receipt will be issued. This must be presented to Immigration New Zealand

Step 5:    


Book accommodation and get ready to join us!

  • Book your flights
  • Book your accommodation
  • Let us know what day and time you will arrive
  • Let us know if you need to be picked up from the airport in New Plymouth (a minimum of 48 hours notice is required)

Request More Information

If you have any enquiries before you apply, contact us by:

  • Telephone:   +64 6 757 3100
  • Fax:             +64 6 757 3239
  • Email: 

We will help you to make sure you have all the necessary information on your course of interest.