The information in this section relates to life as an International Student at Saint Kentigern College in Auckland, New Zealand (for boys and girls in Years 7-13, ages 11-18). 

Click here for information about becoming an International Student at the Girls’ School (for Girls in Years 0-8, ages 5-12).

Situated on a beautiful park-like campus, Saint Kentigern Middle College for students in Years 7 – 10 (ages 11 to 14) and Saint Kentigern Senior College for students in Years 11 – 13 (ages 15 to 18) are Independent Presbyterian schools, offering the very best in private education for girls and boys.

We currently have students from as far afield as Germany, Russia, China, Korea, Thailand and the Pacific Islands in our boarding house. You can be assured that you will receive the very best care and attention.

Living alongside our New Zealand students, it doesn’t take long for our international students to settle in, make friends and come to appreciate the many benefits of studying in New Zealand.



Many of our students have gone on to have success around the world.

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Code of Practice:

Saint Kentigern College is a signatory to the Code of Practice for the Pastoral Care of International Students published by the Ministry of Education. This means that we have the necessary processes and resources in place to ensure that our international guests are looked after at all times, and any problems can be addressed quickly and effectively. A full copy of the code is available to download here Code of Practice