The university is located in Auckland the business capital of New Zealand.
It is Ranked #85 in the 2022 QS ranking of World’s Best Universities thus comparable to top Go8 universities of Australia.
The university is strongly placed in the following disciplines with world rankings stated therein – Medicine #102 (at undergraduate level), Nursing #35, Pharmacy & Pharmacology #28, Psychology #57, Civil & Structural Engineering #49, Electrical & Electronic Engineering #90, Architecture #51-100, Environmental Science #92, Accounting & Finance #53, Business & Management #94, Economics & Econometrics #96, Education & Training #29, Law & Legal Studies #54 and Sociology #89. It is in demand for its courses in Health Sciences, Medical Imaging & Optometry.
Amongst the university’s large number of Industry partners are, AECOM, Air New Zealand, Auerecon, Baldwins, Coffey, Downer, EY, , Fisher & Paykel Healthcare, Fonterra, Genesis Energy, Honeywell, Opus, Synergine, Tonkin+Taylor, Vodafone, Microsoft, NZ Red Cross, SAP and Turner & Growers offering students industry exposure during studies and placements post studies.
The university’s Foundation programs are provided on behalf of the university by Taylors College and UP International Education.
The University is ranked # 284 in the 2022 QS World ranking of the world’s best universities
It is ranked in the top 50 in the world in veterinary science continues, Agriculture at # 52 and Development Studies at #45 globally. The university is in demand for art and design, architecture/built environment, nursing, geography, accounting and finance, and education.
The courses offered at under & post graduate levels range from Business, Creative Arts, Health Sciences including Nursing, Humanities & Social Sciences, Sciences including Biological & Natural/ Computer & IT/Food & Nutrition/ Veterinary/ Maths & Statistics/ Psychology, Engineering – Biotechnology/ Chemical/ Communication/ CAD & Manufacturing/ Computer Systems/ Electric and Mechanical & Robotics.
Amongst a host of industry partners of the university are – Air NZ, Bayleys, Diabetes NZ, Fairfax, HP, Neilsen, Ogilvy, Toyota & Westpac providing graduated opportunity to get work experience post studies.
The university offers Foundation pathway for students who do not have direct entry results.
Unitec Institute of Technology
Unitec is the largest ITP in New Zealand, with over 12,000 students including over 2,000 international students.
It functions under the umbrella organisation that encompasses all ITPs of NZ – The New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology (NZIST).
It offers apart from vocational courses at NZ Certificate & Diploma levels – 26 Bachelor degrees & 18 postgraduate degrees through 10 Schools offering courses in Engineering (Automotive, Electrotechnology, Construction, Civil) Architecture, Services (Transport Management, Construction Management), Business (Accounting, Management, Marketing) Computing, Health (Medical Imaging, Nursing) Applied Sciences (Animal Management & Welfare, Biotechnology Management), Education & Teaching and Performing Arts.
University of Waikato
The university’s main campus is in Hamilton just 123 KM to Auckland with a second campus in Tauranga.
It is ranked at # 373 by QS 2022 ranking of best universities in the world.
The university is strong in disciplines of Engineering, Computer Science & Software Engineering, Education & Teaching and Environmental Science.
Amongst a verry large number of industry partners of the university are such business leaders as AnCCA, ALDI, Alltech, ANZ, BBC Technologies, CPA. DairyNZ, Deloitte, Disney Worldwide Services Inc (USA), Energy Skills, Enlighten Designs, EY,Genetic Technologies, Google Sydney (Australia), Grant Thornton, Ixom NZ & Australia, KPMG, Kraft Heinz, Macquarie Group (Australia), Microsoft (USA & NZ), New Zealand Steel, Planit Software Testing, Pure SEO, PWC, Tetra Pak NZ, The Realty Corporation, Vibe Teaching (UK), Westpac, WorleyParsons NZ and Zespri International.
The Foundation programs of the university are provided by the University of Waikato College
This is a duly incorporated company under the name Aspire 2 International Ltd which operates as a private training establishment providing approved training courses.
The main campus is in Auckland with 3 other campuses in Christchurch, Tauranga, & Henderson.
The courses offered are all of 1 year duration at L4 – L7 in – IT & Computing, Hospitality Management, Business Management (Technology & Applied) and Cookery & Culinary Arts
Studying with Aspire2 International equips international students with formal qualifications and work-ready skills for high-growth industries, from where they will be in a good position to either find work or study further.
In the Capital City Wellington
Victoria University of Wellington
The university is located in the capital city of New Zealand
It is ranked at # 236 by QS 2022 Ranking of best universities in the world.
The university is strongly placed in Psychology with world ranking of #71, and Law & Legal Studies at #65. Its courses in Law, Nursing & Midwifery, Education & Teaching, Commerce, Business & Economics are also in high demand.
Amongst the university’s Industry partners are Epic Games of USA, OLM Digital, Square Enix for in the Films, Games & Technology sector, Weta Digital, Weta Workshop, PikPok, Te Papa, Callaghan Innovation, and Clemenger BBDO, A*STAR, Argenta Manufacturing Limited (animal health) D’Arcy Polychrome Limited (pigments), Nuplex Industries Limited (industrial chemicals), The Population Council (pharmaceutical development), Resene Paints Limited (coatings), Zelam Limited (crop and timber protection) all with an aim develop an entrepreneurial pipeline from academic research to industry commercialisation
The University’s Foundation Studies Programme is delivered by UP Education
University of Otago
It is a collegiate university located in the city of Dunedin in the South Island of New Zealand.
It is ranked at # 194 by QS 2022 World Ranking of best universities in the world. It comes second only to the University of Auckland in the number of A-rated academic researchers it has.
The university is strongly placed with world rankings, Dentistry #43, Nursing #51-100, Psychology #80 and Education & training #84. The university offers Medicine as a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery after selection from Health Sciences First Year (HSFY) when students commence the second year of the six-year medical degree. Otago has a strong appeal for courses related to health disciplines such as Anatomy, Biochemistry, Community Healthcare, Food Science, Drugs & Human Health, Gene, Medical Lab Science, Molecular Biotechnology, Neuro Science, Pharmacy, Psychology, Physiotherapy, Public Health, Radiation Therapy and Reproduction/ Genetics & Development. The courses in Exercise & Sports Science, Forensic Analytical Science and Marine Science are also in high demand.
The industry partners of the university include Aroa Biosurgery, Blis Technologies, DMG Dental Materials Gesellschaft mbh, Geistlich Pharma (Switzerland), Hitem, Ivoclar International (Liechtenstein), , Molteno Ophthalmic, Nobel Biocare Australia, Neoss, Resorba Medical GmbH, Germany, Silventum, Southern Implants Limited, South Africa, Straumann AG, Switzerland and Zimmer Biomet 3i (USA), Transpower, Pacific Aerospace, AbacusBio, Fronde, ADInstruments and Escea.
The University of Otago Foundation Studies Certificate (FSC) program offers pathways to relevant undergraduate courses of study.
Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology (NMIT)
NMIT is the largest public Tertiary Education Institution at the Top of the South Island in New Zealand. NMIT’s main campus is in Nelson with other campuses in Blenheim, Marlborough, Woodbourne and Richmond.
Students here gain real-life, practical, hands-on experience and valuable industry contacts through work placements.
It offers apart from vocational courses at NZ certificate & Diploma levels – 10 Bachelor degrees & 9 Postgraduate courses at Postgraduate Diploma and Master levels in Business, Computing & IT, Creative Industries, Engineering, Construction & Infrastructure, Nursing, Sports & Fitness, Arts & Media, Viticulture/ Aquaculture/ Marine Conservation & Wine Making and Social Sciences.
Southern Institute of Technology (SIT)
SIT located in Invercargill, New Zealand with smaller campuses in Queenstown and Christchurch. The institute offers more than 180 programs that are accredited by the New Zealand Qualifications Authority listed on the New Zealand Qualifications Framework.
It offers apart from vocational courses at NZ certificate & diploma levels – 27 Bachelor degrees & 29 courses at Postgraduate Diploma and Master levels in Agriculture, Architectural Technology, Art & Design, Communication, Business & Commerce, Computing & IT, Construction, Fashion, Film/ Animation & Game Design, Health & Safety, HRM, Marketing & Management, Nursing & Health Science, Project Management, Sports/ Exercise & Recreation and Travel/ Tourism & Hotel Management.