International Students

About The School

Mackenzie College is situated in the Mackenzie Country, near Mt Cook National Park in the South Island. This environment provides the college with easy access to lakes, rivers, tussock lands and mountains, including New Zealand's largest mountain and the training ground Sir Edmund Hillary used before his ascent of Everest.

Mackenzie College is a modern co-educational college situated in spacious grounds. A full range of specialist rooms is available, including science laboratories, computer suites, technology suites, visual and performing arts rooms, a gymnasium, and study facilities.

The school is set in attractive grounds and offers a full range of sports facilities including soccer, rugby, hockey, cricket and softball fields, and tennis and netball courts. Close by is the community indoor swimming pool, squash courts and basketball stadium.

Currently the College is offering places to short stay international students only. Please contact the office for more information.


Jason Reid - Principal
Mackenzie College
Kirke Street
South Canterbury
New Zealand

Phone +64 3 685 8603
Fax +64 3 685 8296