Partner Institutions


    With over 2,500 staff and over 100 years' experience, Ara Institute of Canterbury is one of New Zealand's largest tertiary institutions. They are a government guaranteed institution with a reputation for providing high quality degree, diploma, certificate and English programmes.


    The Eastern Institute of Technology (EIT) offers you over 130 qualifications from certificate and diploma, to degree and postgraduate level at campuses in Hawke's Bay, Tairawhiti (Gisborne) and Auckland. Or learn at one of our Regional Learning Centres situated in Hastings, Maraenui, Ruatoria, Tokomaru Bay, Waipukurau and Wairoa.

    Experience being part of a vibrant learning community in one of New Zealand's top tertiary institutes. Gain invaluable experience using our facilities and state-of-the-art technology, and get practical experience so that you're ready for the working world.


    Manukau Institute of Technology is a leader in technical and vocational education, delivering a range of academic qualifications from certificate to degree level. Each year 20,000 students, including 1,000 international students, choose to study with them.

    The Institute is located in Manukau City in Auckland, the gateway to New Zealand. Continuing growth in both population and economy brings job opportunities for students and graduates alike.


    As an international student at Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology (NMIT) you'll enjoy a world class education in one of the most beautiful and dynamic regions of New Zealand. NMIT's courses are taught by industry-experienced staff and specialists in their fields. Classes have a high level of student-tutor interaction and there are many support services available to students.


    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.


    Otago Polytechnic is one of New Zealand's top providers of hands-on education. Student satisfaction ratings are among the highest in Australasia. They achieved the highest possible quality ratings from government, and employers love their graduates for their knowledge, independence and creativity. It offers over 100 programmes - from foundation certificates to postgraduate degrees - at campuses in Dunedin, Central Otago and Auckland, and off-campus to students around the world! It can even assess the knowledge you already have, and have this count towards a qualification.


    Southern Institute of Technology is one of New Zealand's largest Government Institutes of Technology. SIT will help you achieve your academic and career goals. By choosing SIT, you will get the best of both worlds. Not only will you gain a challenging academic education, you will also gain real-world experience owing to its strong links with industry and employers.

    It combines the best of tradition with cutting-edge technology. With a history dating back to the 1880s, SIT has a proud record of quality education and training. They have also gained a reputation for innovation, developing New Zealand-leading qualifications, facilities and opportunities for students.


    Their distinctive role is to provide skills for employment and social development. The key is to ensure that our courses and programmes provide real linkages to employment or future training at higher levels - and more importantly, meet your needs.

    If you are looking for something different and unique, then check out the wide range of high quality programmes offered by Tai Poutini Polytechnic. It is now able to offer something for almost everyone.


    Each year more than 1,400 international students select this institute as their tertiary study institution of choice. Like the students, the International Centre consists of staff from all over the globe who understand your needs better than anyone. Because of this, they're well equipped to help you achieve your study goals while enjoying and experiencing the great New Zealand culture.


    Unitec is home to students from more than 80 different countries. It's a friendly and diverse place where you could study anything from computing to construction.

    This place is where teaching and learning connects with the real world of work. Its three campuses are dynamic, inclusive, environmentally sustainable and proudly smokefree.They believe that partnerships with industry and community are vital to their success as an applied learning institution. Whether local or global, it connects their students with the world of work and add huge value to the teaching and learning experience.


    There are many tertiary education organisations to choose from in New Zealand, so why choose UCOL? UCOL is a New Zealand Government Funded Institute of Technology, which is industry-driven and innovative. They offer a wide range of study options for international students who want to learn from their award-winning lecturers, in their high tech facilities.

    They have partnerships with industry and provide students with work skills that give them the edge when competing for jobs. UCOL students have the opportunity to take part in competitions and industry awards.


    WelTec is an Institution of Technology and Polytechnic located in the national capital of New Zealand - Wellington.

    WelTec has had an important place within the wider Wellington region for over 100 years. We offer a comprehensive range of education to almost 11,000 students each year. Our teaching is enhanced by the positive industry relationships we develop and enjoy. We work closely with employers so that we, and they, are confident that our graduates have the skills they need to succeed in the workplace.


    The Western Institute of Technology at Taranaki (WITT) is a quality Government-owned tertiary education institution based in New Zealand's cultural and surfing hub. Taranaki is a beautiful region defined by its wonderful snow-capped mountain, extensive coastline, great surfing and many opportunities for outdoor activities.

    WITT is the only state tertiary institution in Taranaki and offers courses from certificate to degree level across a wide range of areas, including Business, Nursing, Hospitality, Maori, Humanities, Media, Art, Electrical, Engineering, Automotive, Welding, Carpentry, Architecture, Computing, Fitness, Hairdressing, Beauty Therapy, Make-up Artistry, Early Childhood Education, Social Sciences and Agriculture.

    WITT also specialises in English language tuition and foundation programmes for overseas students.


    Whitireia is a government owned and funded tertiary institute of technology, known for its high student success rate and culturally diverse student body. Established in 1986, on the shores of the Porirua Harbour, Whitireia has grown to become a tertiary institution of choice for over 7,752 students, who study at one of its contemporary campuses in Wellington, Porirua, Kapiti and Auckland.

    Whitireia is committed to teaching what employers want you to know. Over 120 programmes of study are offered covering master's, postgraduate, degree, diploma and certificate levels along with a number of short courses. All programmes have been developed in conjunction with industry to offer excellent applied qualifications.


    Choose to study at Wintec and you'll find yourself in a safe, vibrant, student city surrounded by some of the most amazing natural environments in the world.

    You'll be supported every step of the way by our dedicated International Centre. They will help you with application, visas and all other details, from the day you arrive until you leave with an internationally recognised qualification.