ILEP supports teachers in New Zealand to implement successful Learning Languages curriculum area in Years 1-13.

The ILEP programmes are managed by Auckland UniServices Limited on behalf of the New Zealand Ministry of Education. Funding for the programmes is provided by the Ministry of Education and donor government institutions from China, France, Germany, Japan and Spain.

The main ILEP programmes are:

  • National Language Advisers for Chinese, French, German, Japanese and Spanish.
  • Professional learning opportunities for teachers and students, including teacher exchange programmes, professional development programmes in countries where the target language is spoken and various scholarships.


The Chinese National Adviser is Jiwei Fu. chinese@ilep.ac.nz