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University Direct - English for direct entry to NZ Universities

University Direct

Direct Entry into New Zealand's Universities via our English NZ approved  -APA (Approved Pathways Assessment) Course


University Direct is an English for University Worldwide School course where graduates will get Direct Entry to any University in New Zealand. Administered by English New Zealand and approved by the NZ Universities - it allows students who have passed this course to be accepted directly into any NZ University without taking any external exam (such as IELTS).

Worldwide School's University Direct course is a NEW course starting in March 2020.
Minimum English language entry requirements for University Direct will be one or more of the following;

Graduate of level 4 or Get Ready Course at Worldwide School

CEFR B2 (sighted and confirmed)

FCE pass (sighted and confirmed)

IELTS 5.0 (sighted and confirmed)

or pass the Worldwide School EAP pre-test

In addition students will need to have passed the minimum high school and academic requirements for conditional acceptance into the University programme of choice.

U.D classes are run at a maximum of 18 students per class.  

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