NORTHLAND POLYTECHNIC

Northtec is the region’s largest provider  of  tertiary education ,with campuses and learning centre in Whangarei city  kerikeri in the Bay of Island ,And learning centres in  Rawene  on the shores of the hokianga ,kaikohe and our northernmost site in kaitata.

This institution has taken courses beyond the main campus to the two-thirds of Northland's population who do not live in Whangarei.

NorthTec staff and management are committed to the Charter to make tertiary education accessible to all Northlanders. They offer their students high quality and industry-focused education, with flexible learning options and a personalised classroom approach.

Their commitment to their students extends beyond the campus boundaries. They have solid partnerships with iwiother institutionsindustry and local advisory committees, to further enable us to meet NorthTec's mission of developing Northland and its people through tertiary education. They take pride on the fact that when their students are ready to leave, they graduate with the knowledge and practical skill base needed in the "real world” of business and enterprise.

NorthTec supports and encourages the development of its staff and a strong research culture. Staff participate in a wide range of research and other developmental activities, with particular encouragement being given to new researchers to attend workshops and presentations. The staff and established researchers are increasingly collaborating both internally and externally to ensure the quality of what they offer the students

NorthTec is situated in the northern most region of New Zealand, servicing a population base of approximately 160,000. The largest campus is based at Raumanga, a suburb of Whangarei city, with the new Future Trades campus in Dyer Street, and Learning Centres in Kensington (ASB Stadium). There is a regional campus in the Bay of Islands (Kerikeri) and Learning Centres at RaweneKaikohe and Kaitaia. In addition, NorthTec has achieved flexibility in programme provision for smaller or more isolated areas and through memorandums of agreements with education providers, industry, iwi and charitable trusts, NorthTec offers a range of programmes in health, science, business, technology, tourism, education, Maori studies and the arts. These programmes cater for student learning from NZQA Levels 1 to 7.



Our Locations
  • Whangarei
    51 Raumanga Valley Road Whangarei, 0110 Northland, New Zealand, http://www.northtec.ac.nz/
  • Whangarei
    Private Bag 9019 Whangarei, 0148 New Zealand