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The National School of Aesthetics school and offices are closed from 3 PM on Thursday, 19 December 2019 until 8:30 AM on Monday, 20 January 2020.

You can still email us or phone us over that time, and our team members on duty will get back to all enquiries they can answer on and after Monday, 6 January 2020. We will not be available between Friday, 20 December 2019 and Sunday, 5 January 2020.

We also will still be accepting applications by post and by email over that period, with interviews taking place one day on the week of Monday, 13 January 2020 and the weeks of Monday, 20 January 2020 and Monday, 27 January 2020.

These are the programmes on offer and how many places they approximately have left:

ProgrammeStarting DateApproximate Places Left
New Zealand Certificate and Diploma in Beauty Therapy3 February 20204
New Zealand Certificate in Nail Technology3 February 20200
  • Fees Free may pay up to $12,000 GST inclusive towards fees and compulsory extra expenses to New Zealand students who have not studied at the tertiary level before. Check your Fees Free eligibility at the Fees Free Web site at You will need to have your National Student Number (NSN) handy.
  • StudyLink may pay the remaining programme fees through a student loan, and may grant a student allowance to eligible New Zealand students. You can apply for a student loan at

Applications for July 2020 programmes open on Monday, 2 March 2020.

Any questions? Contact us.