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New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Level 2)


  • 18 Weeks
  • Semester 1 starts February 2018
  • Semester 2 starts July 2018
  • Domestic Student fees are $2,650 (per semester) *(International students: Please click here for fee information) (Domestic students: Please click here for more information)
  • Wintec City Campus, Hamilton

Programme Content

The New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Level 2) will develop your language and communication skills at a low intermediate level. You will develop your English skills in reading, writing, listening and speaking to help you use and understand English for familiar situations at Wintec and in New Zealand. You will develop your fluency and accuracy and begin to communicate using connected and more complex ideas. You will also develop your face-to-face and online learning study skills.

Further Study and Career Opportunities

The New Zealand Certificate in English Language Level 2 offers the necessary language proficiency for entry into further English language, usually NZCEL (Level 3).

Entry Criteria

To be eligible for this programme, candidates must be 16 years or older, have achieved NZCEL Foundation Level 1 and/or must take part in a selection interview and may be required to take a Placement Test to determine their current English language level and learning goals.


A range of Study Grants may be available for those domestic students learning English as a second language. For more information go to To enrol contact our Student Enrolment and Information Centre on 0800 2 Wintec (0800 2 946832) or online at

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