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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.

Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei scholarships aim to encourage more Māori into tertiary education

A proactive partnership forged between Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei Whai Māia and Te Whare Wānanga o Wairaka (Unitec) aims to encourage more Māori into tertiary education.

Unitec carpentry student and mother of three shows you can do it all

Thirty-nine-year old Jaz Small says she’d always wanted to be a builder, but was put off by the constant jibes that as a female she wouldn’t be able to hack...

Governor-General Honours Down Syndrome Trailblazers

Four members of the New Zealand Down syndrome community have been honoured for their amazing individual achievements at special function at Government House.

Supporting diversity at ASB Polyfest

Unitec has reconnected with ASB Polyfest, rekindling a long-standing partnership with the world’s largest Māori and Pacific Island Festival.

Unitec and GeneCrypt launch partnership to protect DNA data with encryption software

The high risk of genetic data being misused has led Unitec Institute of Technology and start-up company GeneCrypt to partner in the development of a prototype encryption system that protects...

Unitec celebrates Polynesian Panthers 50 years of social justice

Unitec’s School of Healthcare and Social Practice hosted an event at Te Rangimarie, Waitakere campus on 17 June to mark the 50-year anniversary of the founding of the Polynesian Panthers...

Undergraduate has research published in a NZ first.

Undergraduate, School of Environmental & Animal Sciences, Luzie Schmid publishes her first research paper.

Whale Watcher has Supported Learning to thank for his dream job

“Meaningful employment and what that means is very different now to how it was ten years ago.”
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