Ministry of Education
The Ministry of Education is the Government’s lead advisor on the education system, shaping direction for education agencies and providers and contributing to the Government’s goals for education.
In the early childhood and schooling sectors we have responsibility for strategic leadership, policy development and has a substantial operational role.
Our role in the tertiary sector is focused on leadership and setting direction, stewardship and governance and monitoring and evaluation. The Tertiary Education Commission and the New Zealand Qualifications Authority have a more direct interface with the tertiary education sector.
Bay of Plenty Polytechnic is a unique, dynamic learning and working environment where you can discover your strengths and potential. It’s a place where you’ll build lifelong relationships with like-minded students and passionate staff while making essential industry contacts.
We’ll foster and nurture your talents, and help you reach your personal and professional potential whether you are a student or staff member. Take your time, have a browse, it could change your life!
p. 07 571 0190 | 0800 BOP POLY (267 7659)
Waiariki Institute of Technology
Whare Takiura – Your Story Begins Here
Tertiary education provider in Rotorua, Taupo, Tokoroa and Whakatane. From trades certificates to bachelor’s degrees and beyond.
Waiariki Schools and Academies
Waiariki is comprised of six schools of study, including a wānanga. Each school is responsible for specific areas of study, as indicated below. They each have a main reception area where you can gain more course information, enrol, collect your student ID and parking sticker, turn in assignments, have your questions answered, and more.
Te Wānanga o Aotearoa
Whānau transformation through education.
Established in 1984, Te Wānanga o Aotearoa will provide holistic education opportunities of the highest quality for Māori, peoples of Aotearoa and the world.
Te Wānanga o Aotearoa is one of New Zealand’s largest tertiary education providers. We offer a comprehensive range of certificate to degree level qualifications to New Zealanders of all ages and walks of life.
Operating from over 80 locations throughout the country, we provide a unique learning environment. We aim to overcome barriers to learning, and to meet the needs of all within the communities we serve.
Guided by Māori principles and values, we take great pride in this nurturing and inclusive learning environment, as well as the depth and diversity of our courses in small business, computing, social work, teaching, Māori performing arts and te reo Māori.
Te Wānanga o Aotearoa has provided a fresh and vibrant alternative within the New Zealand tertiary education sector for 25 years, enhancing the skills and employment opportunities of more than 50,000 graduates.
We welcome your interest, and we look forward to the opportunity to become your Wānanga.
Nau mai, haere mai