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Waiariki Institute of Technology
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Waiariki Institute of Technology is a Government owned, public tertiary institution located in the Bay of Plenty region. Waiariki has five schools of study, a wânanga, a sports academy, and singing and music academy. Our mission is to increase the education and therefore, the contribution, prosperity and health of our region.
The main campus, in Rotorua is surrounded by green pastures, native trees and forest with easy links to free bus services, and the centre of town. Students enjoy the campus life and facilities of the library, language laboratory, open-access computer rooms, Wi-Fi, mix with local students, sports centre, cafe, restaurant, prayer room, childcare centre and Tangatarua Marae. There are also regional campuses located in Taupo, Tokoroa and Whakatane.
Waiariki works with industries, training organisations and community groups to support their requirements by providing qualifications and training to fill gaps where skilled employees are needed.
Waiariki delivers applied learning at degree, diploma and certificate levels in technical, vocational and professional fields such as forestry, tourism, hospitality, and the trades, which are vital to our region’s growth and success. An extensive list of qualifications range from post-graduate qualifications to degrees, diplomas and certificates, all of which have various study options, see the Courses/Qualifications menu on Waiariki Institute of Technology’s website.
Waiariki Institute of Technology has qualifications which are approved by the New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA) and have international recognition. For more information view our website www.waiariki.ac.nz
Waiariki welcomes international students to our International Centre.