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Unitec is New Zealand’s largest institute of technology offering a wide range of work-oriented programmes and short courses. We offer leading employment-focused education at our two campuses in Mt. Albert, and Waitākere.

Living Walls a Feature of Winning Design

Luke Thompson’s interest in sustainability can be traced back to his primary school days when he read a book about worm farming. His family moved around quite a bit,...

Scientists and iwi work together to give new plant species a te reo Māori name

A new species of alpine cress, discovered on the south-western slopes of Mt Ruapehu, has been given a species name derived from te reo Māori in full consultation with one...

From Bugs to Bots to Building - Unitec Annual Open Day Showcases Real-World Learning

Auckland’s Unitec Institute of Technology will open its doors to a host of budding engineers, builders, architects, nurses, robotics engineers, and more at its annual Open Day this weekend as...

Academy Award winning British costume designer visits Unitec

Three-time Academy Award winning British costume designer, James Acheson, recently visited Unitec's Mt Albert campus for a series of lectures presented to students from the School of Creative Industries.

Unitec launches Environmental Solutions Research Centre with ground-breaking asbestos project

A ground-breaking research project focused on protecting people and other living species from the dangers of asbestos has been announced as the inaugural project for Unitec’s newly-launched Environmental Solutions Research...

Pregnancy and distance from home no barrier for Automotive Engineering student

Courage and determination, along with wonderful support from the people around her at Unitec, helped pregnant Samoan student Letava Taeleipu complete her studies. We caught up with Letava on the...

Unitec Scoops Top Prize in Eden Arts Art Schools Award 2019

Unitec Design and Contemporary Arts student Oliver Cain wins prestigious art award with his work Communal Conversation & Chewed Nipples

Graham Johns and Auckland Council Summer studentship

Graham Johns knows a bit about taking the opportunity for new experiences. After leaving banking in 2015, he decided to complete a Certificate in Animal Management (Captive Wild Animals) and...
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