Katikati College

University Entrance

University Entrance (UE) is the minimum requirement to go to a New Zealand university. To qualify you will need:

NCEA Level 3


Three subjects - at Level 3, made up of:14 credits each, in three approved subjects


Literacy - 10 credits at Level 2 or above, made up of: 5 credits in reading
5 credits in writing


Numeracy - 10 credits at Level 1 or above, made up of:achievement standards – specified achievement standards available through a range of subjects, or
unit standards - package of three numeracy unit standards (26623, 26626, 26627- all three required).


Once you have met the requirements for University Entrance it will appear on your Record of Achievement