Tertiary Institutions

If you need support in finding the right training institution feel free to browse the providers below. The careers team are available to help you make informed choices. Come in and see us, there may be an upcoming opportunity to visit an institution you are investigating.

Air New Zealand Aviation Institute

Auckland University of Technology (AUT)Programme Guides,   Future Career sheets 

Ara Institute of Canterbury (previously CPIT): Future me careers quiz

IAANZ : Pilot and flight training

Lincoln University: Recommended subjects

Massey University:           2019 Recommended and Required Subjects[1]


National School of Aesthetics: Beauty therapy education

National Trade Academy:

New Zealand Institute of Sport:

New Zealand School of Tourism: 

New Zealand Tertiary College: Study early childhood education, health and wellbeing

Otago Polytechnic: Online and distance learning

Southern Institute of Technology (SIT)SIT Prospectus_2018_2019 

Te Wānanga o Aotearoa :   Online and on location courses with a range of courses including; te reo Māori and indigenous arts.

toi whakaari  : NZ Drama school

University of Auckland:  mentoring programme    ,   2022 prospectus

2021 Subject Guide for School Students (Years 9 -12)

University of Canterbury:

University of Otago:   recommended subjects    https://www.otago.ac.nz/future-students/index.html

Victoria University of Wellington:

Yoobee School of Design:

Vision College:

Waikato University2021 prospectus

Whitirreia : Study Para medicine

Guide to study at other providers that offer career starting skill based courses

Apprenticeship Training Providers

BCITO: Building and Construction Apprentiships

ETCO: Electrical apprentiships

HITO: Hair and Beauty apprentiships

Connexis: Infrastructure ITO

Picky: provides a place to upload details for employers looking for  apprentices

Not sure where to start? Try the Got a trade site for information about training and apprentiships

Are you short on Credits for level 3 or University Entrance?

Most providers have programs to help support your entry into tertiary study if you were close to gaining UE. Don’t panic and talk to the tertiary institution you are interested in attending. Below are come providers that offer courses to support your entry.

UC Headstart program

Hagley catch up college

Te Kura correspondence summer school

Are you entitled to free fees?

Try the online eligibility test