Why choose NorthTec?

As Northland’s leading tertiary education provider we offer high quality, relevant and practical education to prepare you or your  whānau for further education or your next career move.

Plenty of choices

At NorthTec we have more than 100 programmes to choose from, ranging from certificates to diplomas and degrees.
NorthTec’s programmes are designed to suit students entering study with varying levels of previous study and life experience. Many of our programmes offer pathways into further study.

NorthTec remains the only Northland-based Tertiary Education Institute (TEI) that provides programmes from foundation to degree level.

A supportive environment

With small class sizes and passionate, knowledgeable tutors, you’ll receive the encouragement and support you need to learn. We are committed to ensuring all our students succeed in their chosen fi eld, and our close links to industry help provide great employment outcomes.

Hands-on learning

NorthTec programmes use a range of delivery methods, from classroom time to fi eld trips and project-based learning. Our hands-on approach gives you plenty of opportunity to put your new skills and knowledge into practice.

What we offer

NorthTec offers a range of programmes in health, science, business, technology, tourism, education, Māori studies and the arts. These programmes cater for student learning from NZQA Levels 1 to 7.

Explore Study Options

At NorthTec we know that education transforms lives. Come with us on a life-changing journey that will lead you wherever you want to go.