International fee information
As an international student, you need to carefully consider and plan for the cost of studying at Massey. Fees must be paid before you start your programme of study.
International students changing to permanent residency
What do I need to supply if I gain New Zealand residency or citizenship?
If you have gained a New Zealand resident class visa, you need to supply a verified copy of your resident class visa from your passport. Your letter from Immigration New Zealand advising your residency has been approved in principle will not be accepted.
If you have gained New Zealand citizenship, you need to supply a verified copy of the photo page of your New Zealand passport, or a copy of your New Zealand Citizenship Certificate.
Please send these to:
Private Bag 11222
Palmerston North 4442
What happens to my fees when I gain New Zealand residency?
Please provide evidence of your New Zealand residency status as soon as possible after residency is granted in order for your fees to be adjusted. Evidence must be provided no later than the end of the semester enrolment period or December of the current year (whichever is sooner). You will be charged international fees until this evidence is provided.
Domestic fee is payable for a course
If you have been granted New Zealand residency before your course start date.
International fee is payable for a course
If you have been granted New Zealand residency after your course start date.
What fees are payable by New Zealand residents residing overseas?
If you hold a New Zealand resident class visa, you will pay domestic tuition fees and distance non-tuition fees if you study while residing overseas. Citizens and permanent residents of Australia will pay international tuition fees and distance non-tuition fees if you study while residing overseas.
What fees are payable by New Zealand citizens residing overseas?
New Zealand citizens pay domestic tuition fees and distance non-tuition fees even while residing overseas.
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Last updated on Tuesday 11 May 2021