Student success in University Entrance (UE) continues to trend upward and exceeds local, regional and national success rates."



Avondale College students consistently gain some of the highest marks in New Zealand, and even the world in their Cambridge International and NZQA examinations. Our NCEA results are well above local, regional and national averages, our students gain excellent results in the New Zealand Scholarship examinations, and our graduates are gaining direct entry into some of the world's top universities, including Cambridge, Oxford, Harvard and many others.​

As a certified IT training provider, Avondale College is New Zealand's leading provider of IT qualifications. At a competitive level, over the last six years, Avondale students have gained 19 top-ten placings at the World Microsoft Office Specialist Championships (including a world champion and silver and bronze medalists), beating over 750,000 international competitors each year to do so.

Our students also make their mark in co-curricular activities such as sport, the performing arts, cultural performances and other competitions. 


38 NZ Scholarships (Top  3% of NZ)

6 Outstanding Scholarships  (Top 0.3% of NZ)

1 Outstanding Scholar (6 Scholarships including 2 Outstanding)