Unitec is a government funded and approved tertiary institution that provides Diplomas, Bachelors, Graduate Diplomas, Postgraduate Diplomas, Masters and Doctorate qualifications.
Unitec has been a leader in applied tertiary education for over 30 years. From small beginnings, it has evolved into a dynamic and innovative institution that is redefining what an Institute of Technology should be. Unitec is recognised for its vocational and applied professional education and practically orientated research. Unitec is passionate about the transformative power of education and is an educational provider in tune with the changing needs of the global economy.
Unitec provides quality education, both at undergraduate and postgraduate level across a comprehensive portfolio of programmes. We are renowned for innovation, sustainability and practical, real world learning. This means that our graduates are sought after by employers within New Zealand and internationally.
Unitec offers English Language, Under Graduate and Post Graduate Courses. Unitec programmes are career focused, industry recognised and full of hands-on experience. We look forward to welcoming you to our campuses spread across Auckland.
Unitec is a member of the International Association of Universities and has formal relationships with many overseas institutions. Our programmes are internally recognised and endorsed by professional organisations.
Approximately 25,000 students choose to study at Unitec every year. This number includes about 2,500 international students from over 100 different countries.
Unitec boasts three campuses which are situated around Auckland. The largest of these is in Mt Albert. This campus is only a 10 minute drive away from downtown Auckland and is set in 55 hectares of park-like grounds. Other campuses include Waitakere, located in the suburb of Henderson, North Shore which is right by Takapuna beach and Northern, which is located in Albany.
There are also numerous support services and facilities available for students including:
- International Office – provides visa support, Student Advisors to help with study related questions and an Insurance Officer to assist with insurance issues.
- Career Centre – has experience and qualified Career Consultants available for workshops and one-on-one sessions.
- Te Puna Ako Learning Centre – can provide course specific support or help students with general study skills.
- Four libraries, computer labs and free wireless access on campus.
- Health Centre and pharmacy, free counselling, chaplaincy and prayer rooms.
- Sports Centre and National Squash Centre.
Edcollective plays an active role in organising a wide a variety of events and trips. This helps to further enhance a student’s experience at Unitec. Such events include music festivals and parties, plays and comedy shows, film nights, sports and gaming events, cultural events, outdoor adventure trips etc.
In relation to accommodation, Unitec can provide options on or off campus. We have two apartment complexes which contain a variety of living options. These range from studios right though to five bedroom apartments. Students can also choose to stay with a homestay family off campus. This provides an opportunity for students to practice their English skills and experience Kiwi life. Unitec is the largest ITP in New Zealand, with 25,000 students, including 3000 International students, from over 94 countries.
139 Carrington Rd Mt Albert, Auckland, New Zealand
Private Bag 92025, Auckland