See the range of programmes covered by the The Targeted Training and Apprenticeships Fund

Open main menu Close main menu

About Us

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.

New Zealand's largest trades training facility set to show case opportunities

New Zealand’s largest open plan trades training facility, Mataaho will show case the amazing opportunities it has to offer in a live stream walk through this Thursday 28th May.

‘Fridays with Unitec’ designed to shine virtual spotlight on Unitec‘s offerings for International students

Unitec is launching a "Fridays with Unitec" series of webinars, designed to offer International students in its key markets a taste of what’s on offer at a range of its...

Unitec’s School of Creative Industries appoints Jonty Valentine as lecturer in Graphic Design

Unitec Institute of Technology’s School of Creative Industries has further strengthened its teaching and research expertise with the appointment of Jonty Valentine as a lecturer in Graphic Design on its...

Head office of NZIST to be based in Hamilton

The New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology (NZIST) has announced that its new head office will be in Hamilton.

Lockdown Dogs – canine training moves online

A group of students from Unitec’s Canine Behaviour and Training programme have shown it is possible to teach dogs – and their handlers – new tricks.

Unitec provides authentic manaakitanga during COVID-19 uncertainty

Staff and students at Unitec have turned COVID-19 challenges into opportunities by collaborating and utilising their unique skills to enhance current and future learning experiences and provide authentic support...

Performing and Screen Arts students master the principles behind the mask

"Acting and theatre performance is heavily reliant on engaging with people and your surroundings, and being isolated in a bubble doesn’t make the most inspiring stage.  However, we managed to craft an experiment that delivered outcomes above and beyond our initial expectations.” Unitec School - Creative Industries lecturer Pedro Ilgenfritz’

Stay safe

We've collated a list of support services, from the government to non-profit agencies, available during the lockdown period.
Load more articles