Learn English in beautiful New Zealand
New Zealand is the best environment for studying English. There are so many things to see and do – sailing, climbing mountains, relaxing on beaches, soaking in hot pools – and anywhere you go, you can improve your English and have fun at the same time.
An English programme to suit you
Whether you are just beginning to learn English, or you want to go a lot further, Aspire2 International has the right study path for you. If English is your second language, our English programmes can help improve your language skills in your chosen industry or area of study. You will have the latest learning resources and technology, dedicated teachers and language support. At whatever level you need to begin your English studies, there is a course to suit you. That way, you will be more successful in your studies and in your career.
And if all you want to do is improve your English and explore our beautiful country then we will help get your adventure started!
Good reasons to study English at Aspire2 International
Quality courses, NZQA approved
We offer practical modern language programmes that will help you achieve your goal, whether that’s work, travel or further study. The New Zealand Qualifications Authority approves all our courses, ranking them Category One in quality, and you will learn from dedicated professional teachers.
Small classes, personal attention
Our classes have a maximum of 18 students, from all over the world. That way your tutor can spend time helping you when you need it, and you can make some great new friends. All our teachers speak English as their first language, and they are trained in the latest language teaching practice, so you know you are getting the best.
Practice your English and have fun
Every other Friday you will go on outings organised by our activities co-ordinator – beach parties, harbour trips, bush walks, shopping – so you can use your English as you learn, and have some fun at the same time. Progress reports every five weeks will tell you how you are going and what needs more work.
Support to settle in
If you want help adjusting to life in New Zealand, our student-support team can answer your questions. You might need accommodation or a part-time job, or you may just want to know what there is to do in the city and beyond.Our friendly team can help you with all of that.
Select a programme
General English (Eng)
Our General English course is great for helping you make your way with confidence in an English speaking country. Our experienced teachers aim to make it fun to learn real-life, everyday English. You will focus on reading, writing, listening and speaking during 20-23 hours of instruction every week depending on the course you choose.
IELTS Preparation (Eng)
A solid result in the IELTS examination will make it easier to work, live or study in many English speaking countries. Our teachers will help you learn strategies and develop the skills needed to perform well in the exam. This course will give you access to the latest resources and your progress will be regularly assessed. Studying in this class will help you make the transition to tertiary studies.
Academic English (Eng)
If your goal is to pathway to further study, our Academic English Programme will help you make this transition effectively. The course will provide you with the skills and strategies needed for academic success.
Teaching English as a Second Language (Eng)
Our TESOL Programme is an introductory course for people who have little or no previous English language teaching experience. It may also be suitable for people with some experience but little previous training. The programme is delivered by a range of qualified and experienced English language teachers and trainers.