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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.

Unitec Wins Endeavour Funding in Show of Research Leadership Capability

Unitec researchers have secured more than $4.5 million in funding through the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment’s Endeavour Fund in a show of support for its research leadership capability....

Coronavirus -- Health and Wellbeing of Unitec staff and students

Update: Monday 10 February 2020 The Ministry of Health has set up a new helpline to provide information about coronavirus. The new number is 0800 358 5453 (or +649 358...

Unitec acting students perform The Bacchae in te reo Māori

In a world first, graduating Unitec acting students will perform Euripides’ classic tragedy The Bacchae as a bilingual version in te reo Māori and English.

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...
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