Waikato Institute of Technology (WINTEC), Hamilton


This is one of the country’s largest institutes of technology and delivers high-quality education across technical and professional fields to 13,000 students from 50 different countries. Ranked 4633 by Webometric Ranking for World Universities, Wintec has collaborative relationships with local industry and iwi to identify the needs of the region and the community. The programmes offered include subject areas such as natural sciences, architecture, animal care, arts, beauty & hairdressing, IT, business, dairy processing, education, engineering, English, foundation/pathways, health & wellbeing, hospitality, industrial measurement & control, construction, applied science, sports, supply chain & logistics, and trade. The Institute has overseas study options in the form of student exchange, internships and scholarships. There are three campuses located in Hamilton Thames, and Otorohanga.