Colleges in New Zealand

Higher education in New Zealand, or education received through colleges and universities is referred to as tertiary education. Colleges in New Zealand can be divided into the categories of public and private institutes. There are distinct higher education study institutes in the country; so there are colleges which provide specialized education in the fields of medicine, technology, law or business. Over the last three decades, most colleges in New Zealand have consolidated with the universities they were affiliated to.

College education in New Zealand is very advanced; the latest technology and curriculum is followed in order to attract resident and international students. Thousands of foreign students travel to New Zealand every academic year to take admission in the country’s colleges because higher education institutes in the country pay special attention to imparting professional courses that will directly gain for the students a job in their preferred sectors of the economy.

The quality of education given in the public and private colleges of New Zealand varies due to difference in availability of resources. Private colleges in the country are well equipped and can provide professional training required for work during the academic years itself.

List of Colleges in New Zealand

Name & Address Phone & Email
AUT University
Akoranga Campus
Main Reception AG Building, Level 1, Newzealand
Ph: +64 9 921-9999
Fax: +64 9 921-9985 Web:www.aut.ac.nz
AUT University
Wellesley Campus
WA Building, Level 2, AUT Wellesley St. Campus Newzealand
Ph: +64 9 921-9999
Fax: +64 9 921-9985 Web:www.aut.ac.nz
CPIT’s CPIT
main campus
PO Box 540 Christchurch
New Zealand
Ph:+64-3-940 8000
Fax: +64-3-366 6544
Email: info@cpit.ac.nz
Web: www.cpit.ac.nz
CPIT’s Auckland School of Interior Design
Auckland Campus
PO Box 67 151, Mt Eden Auckland, NZ
Ph:09-623 3800,
+64-9-623 3800 (I)
Email: cpitack@xtra.co.nz
CPIT’s Sullivan
Avenue Campus
Ensors Road & Sullivan Avenue Christchurch New Zealand
Ph:64-3-940 8950
Fax: +64-3-940 8957
Email: info@cpit.ac.nz Web:www.cpit.ac.nz
CPIT’s Seven Oaks Campus York Street, Christchurch New Zealand Ph: 64-3-940 8074
Fax: +64-3-940 8363
Email: info@cpit.ac.nz Web:www.cpit.ac.nz
Fairfield College
Bankwood Road
Hamilton 2001
New Zealand
Ph: +64 7 855 2169,
+64 7 855 2166 Web:www.faircol.co.nz/
Lincoln University
Ellesmere Junction Road/Springs Road Lincoln, Canterbury,
New Zealand
Ph: +64 3 325 3826
Fax:64 3 325 3850 Email:info@lincoln.ac.nz
Manukau Institute of Technology Corner of East Tamaki Rd & Newbury Street Otara Manukau City Auckland Ph:+64 9 968 8000 (I), 0800 62 62 52 Fax: +64 9 968 8701
Email: info@manukau.ac.nz Web:www.manukau.ac.nz
Massey University
Tennent Drive Palmerston North New Zealand
Ph:+64 6 350 5599
Fax +64 6 350 5698 Web:http://www.massey.ac.nz/
Massey University
Albany, Auckland city’s North Shore New Zealand
Web:www.international.massey.ac.nz/
Massey University
Wellington Campus Massey 63 Wallace Street Private Box 756 Wellington, New Zealand
Ph +64 4 801 5799 0800
MASSEY (627 739)
Web:www.massey.ac.nz
NMIT Nelson
322 Hardy Street,
Nelson Private Bag 19, Nelson New Zealand
Ph: +64 3 546 9175
Fa: +64 3 546 3325
Email: info@nmit.ac.nz Web:www.nmit.ac.nz
NMIT Marlborough
85 Budge Street, Blenheim P.O. Box 643, Blenheim
New Zealand
Ph: +64 3 578 0215
Fax +64 3 578 0216
Email: inquiries@nmit.ac.nz Web:www.nmit.ac.nz
New Zealand Training Centre
33 Beale Street, Hamilton,
New Zealand
Ph: 64-7-8391196
Fax: 64-7-834 2470 Web:www.nztc.ac.nz/
The Open Polytechnic of New Zealand
86 Wyndrum Avenue Lower Hutt, New Zealand
Ph: 0508 650 200,
+64 4 913 5300 (Int.)
Fax 04 913 5308
Web:www.topnz.ac.nz
Auckland Learning Centre
The Open Polytechnic of New Zealand
PO Box 6558 Wellesley Street Auckland 1141
Ph: 09 918 4672 or 0508 650 200
Fax: 09 918 4690 Web:www.topnz.ac.nz
Christchurch Learning Centre The Open Polytechnic of New Zealand PO Box 25254 Christchurch Ph: 03 964 8899 or 0508 650 200
Fax: 03 964 8894 Web:www.topnz.ac.nz
Otago Polytechnic
Central Otago campus Cnr Erris and Ray Streets PO Box 16, Cromwell
Ph: 0800 765 9276, 03 445 9900
Fax: 03 445 9909
Email: centralotago@tekotago.ac.nz Web:www.tekotago.ac.nz
Southern Institute of Technology Freepost SIT2LRN 133 Tay Street Invercargill,
New Zealand
Ph: 64 3 2182599
Fax 64 3 2144977
Email info@sit.ac.nz
Web www.sit.ac.nz
Southern Institute of Technology Freepost 62686
PO Box 232 Kakapo Street, Gore,
Ph: 64 3 208 9833
Fax 64 3 208 9876
Southern Institute of Technology Christchurch Campus Freepost 102460 PO Box 2488 Oxford Road, Wigram Christchurch, New Zealand Ph: 64 3 341 1103
Fax 64 3 341 1104
Email info@sit.ac.nz
Web www.sit.ac.nz
Spotswood College
PO Box 6116 South Road New Plymouth, New Zealand
Ph: (06) 751 2416
Fax:(06) 751 2418 Web:www.spotswoodcollege.school.nz
Tairawhiti Polytechnic
290 Palmerston Rd Gisborne New Zealand
Ph:0508 765 983 Email:info@tairawhiti.ac.nz Web:www.international-english.ac.nz
Universal College of Learning Cnr King and Princess Streets, Palmerston North New Zealand Ph: (0800 46 8265) Email:enquiry@ucol.ac.nz
Web: www.ucol.ac.nz
Universal College of Learning
57 Campbell Street, Wanganui New Zealand
Ph: 0800 46 8265) Email:enquiry@ucol.ac.nz Web:www.ucol.ac.nz
Universal College of Learning Vincent Drive, Levin
New Zealand
Email:enquiry@ucol.ac.nz Web:www.ucol.ac.nz
Universal College of Learning 143-159 Chapel Street, Masterton New Zealand Email:enquiry@ucol.ac.nz Web:www.ucol.ac.nz
The University of Auckland Private Bag 92019 Auckland Mail Centre Auckland 1142 New Zealand Ph:+64 (9) 373-7999,
+64 (9) 373-7599 Web:www.auckland.ac.nz
Canterbury University
Private Bag 4800
Christchurch 8140
Ph: +64 3 364 2459
Email: info@canterbury.ac.nz
Web: www.canterbury.ac.nz
The University of Waikato
Gate 1 Knighton Road Private Bag 3105 Hamilton 3240 New Zealand
Ph:+64 7 856 2889
Fax:+64 7 838 4300 Email:studrec@waikato.ac.nz Web:www.waikato.ac.nz
The University of Waikato Tauranga Campus 142/144/146 Durham Street Private Bag 12 027 Tauranga, New Zealand Ph:+64 7 577 0620
Fax: +64 7 577 5313
Email: uwt@waikato.ac.nz Web:www.waikato.ac.nz
University of Otago
PO Box 56 Dunedin
New Zealand
Ph: 64 3 479 1100
Fax 64 3 479 8692 Web:www.otago.ac.nz
University of Otago House
385 Queen Street Auckland,
New Zealand
Ph: 64 9 373 9700
Fax 64 9 373 9701
Email: auckland-centre@otago.ac.nz Web:www.otago.ac.nz
University of Otago House Wellington School of Medicine & Health Sciences PO Box 7343 23 Mein Street, Newtown Wellington South New Zealand Ph: 64 4 385 5541
Fax 64 4 389 5725
Web: www.otago.ac.nz
University of Otago
Christchurch School of Medicine & Health Sciences 2 Riccarton Avenue PO Box 4345 Christchurch, New Zealand
Ph: 64 3 364 0530
Email csm-enquiries@otago.ac.nz Web:www.otago.ac.nz
Victoria University of Wellington PO Box 600 Wellington 6140 New Zealand Ph:+64-4-472 1000
Fax: +64-4-499 4601
E-mail: info-desk@vuw.ac.nz Web:www.vuw.ac.nz
Victoria University of Wellington Kelburn Campus Kelburn Parade Wellington 6140
New Zealand
Ph:+64-4-463 5350 Web:www.vuw.ac.nz
Victoria University of Wellington Te Aro Campus 139 Vivian Street Wellington 6140 New Zealand Web:www.vuw.ac.nz
Victoria University of Wellington Pipitea Campus Government Buildings 15 Lambton Quay and Rutherford House 23 Lambton Quay Wellington 6140
New Zealand
Web:www.vuw.ac.nz
Victoria University of Wellington Karori Campus Donald Street Karori, Wellington
New Zealand
Web:www.vuw.ac.nz
Waiariki Institute of Technology Mokoia Campus
Mokoia Drive, Rotorua
New Zealand
Ph:+64 7 346 8999 Email:enquiries@waiariki.ac.nz Web:www.waiariki.ac.nz
Waiariki Institute of Technology Taupo Campus Corner Heu Heu & Kaimanawa Streets, Taupo
New Zealand
Ph: +64 7 376 0030
Fax: + 64 7 376 0040
Email: chris.dolman@waiariki.ac.nz Web:www.waiariki.ac.nz
Waiariki Institute of Technology Tokoroa Campus
29 Bridge Street, Tokoroa
New Zealand
Ph:+ 64 7 885 0200
Fax: + 64 7 885 0210 Web:www.waiariki.ac.nz
Waiariki Institute of Technology Whakatane Campus
33 Cutler Crescent Whakatane, New Zealand
Ph:+ 64 7 306 0050
Fax: + 64 7 306 0060 Email:terry.chater@waiariki.ac.nz Web:www.waiariki.ac.nz
Wellington Institute of Technology Wellington Central City 11-17 Church St
New Zealand
Ph:(04) 931 6900
Fax:(04) 931 6959 Web:www.weltec.ac.nz
Wellington Institute of Technology 61 Buick St Private Bag 39803, Wellington Petone New Zealand Ph:(04) 931 6900 Fax:(04) 931 6959 Web:www.weltec.ac.nz
Wellington Institute of Technology Auckland 309 Broadway, Newmarket PO Box 109 495
New Zealand
Ph:(09) 915 8930
Fx:(09) 915 8940 Web:www.weltec.ac.nz
Wellington Institute of Technology Christchurch 392 Moorhouse Avenue PO Box 220 96
New Zealand
Ph:(03) 962 7043
Fx:(03) 962 7043 Web:www.weltec.ac.nz
Whitireia Community Polytechnic Main Campus Porirua Wineera Drive Private Bag 50910 Porirua City Wellington
New Zealand
Ph: +64 4 237 3100
Fax: +64 4 237 3101
Email: info@whitireia.ac.nz Web:www.whitireia.ac.nz
Whitireia Community Polytechnic Kapiti Campus Main Road North PO Box 249 Paraparaumu
New Zealand
Ph: +64 4 298 0205
Fax: +64 4 298 0201
Email: kapiti@whitireia.ac.nz Web:www.whitireia.ac.nz
Whitireia Community Polytechnic Wellington City Campus Level 4 126 – 132 Lambton Quay PO Box 5119 Wellington
New Zealand
Ph: +64 4 472 4281
Fax: +64 4 472 8851
Email: wellington@whitireia.ac.nz Web:www.whitireia.ac.nz
Whitireia Community Polytechnic Auckland Campus 450 Queen Street Auckland City
New Zealand
Ph: +64 9 379 4666
Fax: +64 9 377 8243
E-mail: auckland@whitireia.ac.nz Web:www.whitireia.ac.nz
Unitec New Zealand
Private Bag 92025 Carrington Road, Mt Albert Auckland,
New Zealand
Ph: +64-9-849 4180 Web:www.unitec.ac.nz

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