Victoria University of Wellington

Foundation Studies Programme

Registered as UP International College Foundation Studies Programme

Prepare to study at university

Our Foundation Studies Programme provides a path to undergraduate-level study.

It delivers the building blocks you need to study at Victoria University of Wellington.

  • Study what interests you
  • Upskill in academic English
  • Improve your understanding of lectures
  • Develop your academic writing
  • Learn academic referencing style, e.g. APA
  • Improve pronunciation and confidence when speaking or presenting
  • Develop skills in critical thinking
  • Learn independent study skills

Programme delivery

Partnered with Victoria University of Wellington, UP Education has been delivering foundation programmes for over 20 years. All teachers are trained and registered with the Teachers Council of New Zealand.

We also place great emphasis on student welfare and ensure a high standard of care. Our dedicated staff are experienced in looking after the educational, practical and social needs of students.


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