About Us

We want you to succeed in your university studies. Whatever your learning problems are, we can solve it for you.


Who We Are

IAC was founded in 2020 and specialises in helping international students studying in New Zealand with their dissertation and research writing. We’re a premium education consulting firm offering unique solutions tailored and customised to the different needs of each student.



Our vision is to make academic learning accessible for every tertiary student from different language backgrounds through an engaging consulting process.



Our mission is to equip every tertiary student with the ability to think, analyse, and write critically about every possible issue in the world through personalised learning tailored to the unique needs of each student.

Meet the expert

Founder of IAC

Dr Joe Lim


Our founder and consultant, Dr. Joe Lim, is an experienced tertiary educator who has been in the industry for more than 10 years. Graduated from the University of Auckland, he holds a PhD in Media and Communication and has worked for the Media and Communication department at the University of Auckland for the past 10 years. To date, Dr Joe has published a number of academic articles in his area of expertise.

Born and raised in Malaysia, Dr Joe can speak and write in four languages in different dialects and was also a columnist for one of the largest Chinese Newspapers for 7 years, making him the most suitable academic consultant for international students.

“Here at IAC, we take great pride in ensuring the students’ growth towards their academic success through unique academic planning sessions that cater to their very own needs. We don’t believe in a one-size-fits-all classroom and workshop because no two people are the same.” – Dr Joe Lim