Auckland Institute of Studies


Established in 1990, Auckland Institute of Studies is one of New Zealand’s largest independent degree-granting institutions.

You will benefit from studying one of a wide range of NZQA-approved qualifications, including diploma and degree programmes in businesstourism managementhospitality managementinformation technology (IT)business administration and English language. Our flexible three-semester system and cross credit recognition allows you to fast-track your studies and get a head start on your career. Download our latest Prospectus here.

A friendly and nurturing environment balances and supports our rigorous academic programmes. At AIS you will experience expert personalised education in small classes. Whether from New Zealand or overseas, you will receive everything you need to feel comfortable and confident while studying with us – ensuring that you are well-equipped to succeed once you complete your qualification.  


As a NZQA Category 1 provider, AIS offers you the reassurance of knowing you have enrolled in one of New Zealand’s largest and longest-established tertiary education organisations. Take advantage of a wide range of attractively-priced diploma, degree, graduate and postgraduate qualifications, all approved by NZQA and recognised within New Zealand and internationally. Members of our well-respected academic staff are leaders in their fields and committed to providing you with the best possible educational outcome.