Auckland Institute of Studies

Auckland Institute of Studies (AIS) is the largest privately owned tertiary institute in Auckland, New Zealand. AIS was established in 1990, in Auckland's Downtown shopping centre. It moved into the former St Helens Maternity Hospital in Mt Albert, Auckland in 1993, after converting it into a tertiary residential campus. The institute now has two campuses in Mt Albert: St Helens Campus, located at 28a Linwood Ave and Asquith Campus, located at 120 Asquith Ave.
AIS offers bachelor and masters level degree programmes in business, information technology, tourism management, and hospitality management. The institute's own English Language Centre offers a range of English language courses including English teacher training (CertTESOL).The institute is closely affiliated with the Centre for Research in International Education (CRIE). AIS is the only few institute in New Zealand which offers MBA program.

Area of Study

  • Business
  • Hospitality Management
  • Information Technology
  • Tourism Management


  • Category 1 private education provider
  • Individual student focus
  • Scholarship availability, and internship facility
  • Multi-cultural study environment


Multiple Intakes

Fee Ranges 

NZD 19,000 - 25,000


Institution Type: Private Training Establishment