International Students

About Yoobee Colleges

Kia ora! If you want to study in New Zealand, Yoobee Colleges is a great choice. We are New Zealand’s largest specialised creative and technology institution, so you’ll be joining a school that shows you how to turn your creativity and problem-solving skills into a career.

We offer courses at Levels 4, 5, 6 and 7, so you will gain an education that opens doors to the best digital and design studios in the world. Yoobee offers courses across the country, with campuses in Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch and Rotorua.

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Welcome to New Zealand

New Zealand is a creative wonderland. It’s home to some of the most acclaimed film production, design and digital effects studios on the planet (think Weta Digital and Weta Workshop). We foster an innovative digital industry with software and application development featuring strongly as a growing export to the world.

Why study at Yoobee Colleges?

With over 30 years in the business, we have a rich history of providing excellent vocational training for the creative and IT industries. Our experienced design educators are fully connected with these industries and our programmes are designed as a result of extensive consultation with industry. You can be confident you're learning the skills employers want.

Student Support

We want you to get the most out of your Yoobee Colleges experience! From arranging accommodation and meeting you on your first day to giving you practical advice, our friendly, approachable team will support you and make sure you feel part of the Yoobee family. 

How to Apply

Applying is easy! Download an international application form and apply directly, or go through an international agent. There are certain entry requirements and English language requirements for studying in New Zealand, but we can help you with those. 

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Interested in kicking off your career?

Our brochure explores everything you need to know including an outline of study options, key information about enrolment, and all our campuses spread around New Zealand.

Following the Government announcement, Auckland is moving to Alert Level 3 in response to COVID-19 and the rest of the New Zealand is moving to Alert Level 2. Our Auckland campuses will be shut to students from midday Wednesday, 12 August 2020 for three days and we will be taking steps to move to delivery of streamed online classes in the Auckland region. Other campuses around New Zealand remain open to students. Please talk to your campus manager if you have questions.