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Research Excellence Centres Impressive

Friday, 9 May 2014, 4:31 pm | Tertiary Education Commission

The six Centres of Research Excellence (CoREs) that have been selected through the 2013/14 selection process have the potential to make major contributions to New Zealand’s future economic and social development, says Tertiary Education Commission (TEC) ... More >>

CPIT Congratulated on Crown Capital Support Approval

Thursday, 3 October 2013, 1:49 pm | Tertiary Education Commission

The Tertiary Education Commission (TEC) congratulates the Christchurch Polytechnic and Institute of Technology (CPIT) on the recent Government approval of its business case for support, which will see the institution receive a capital injection of $18.9 ... More >>

Govt makes new appointments to TEC board

Wednesday, 3 April 2013, 4:50 pm | Tertiary Education Commission

Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment Minister Steven Joyce today announced the appointments of Nigel Gould and Christopher Mace to the Tertiary Education Commission board. More >>

New Tertiary Education Commission Chief Executive Appointed

Monday, 25 February 2013, 9:39 am | Tertiary Education Commission

25 February 2013 New Tertiary Education Commission Chief Executive Appointed The Chair of the Tertiary Education Commission, John Spencer today welcomed the appointment of Tim Fowler as the Commission’s new Chief Executive. “I am pleased to announce ... More >>

TEC recovers funding from industry training

Tuesday, 17 May 2011, 12:38 pm | Tertiary Education Commission

The Acting Chief Executive of the Tertiary Education Commission today announced that the TEC is in the process of recovering up to $4.3m from 18 of 38 Industry Training Organisations. More >>

TEC Board welcomes new Chief Executive

Monday, 18 April 2011, 4:27 pm | Tertiary Education Commission

TEC Board welcomes new Chief Executive 18 April 2011 The Chair of the Board of Commissioners at the TEC, Sir Wira Gardiner has welcomed the appointment of Belinda Clark as the Commission's new Chief Executive. More >>

Information will benefit tertiary students

Wednesday, 8 September 2010, 12:55 pm | Tertiary Education Commission

“Today’s release of tertiary education performance information will allow the general public to understand more about how their local tertiary providers are performing,” said Dr Roy Sharp, Chief Executive of the Tertiary Education Commission. More >>

Twenty nine projects benefit from Innovation fund

Tuesday, 25 March 2008, 12:49 am | Tertiary Education Commission

Twenty-nine projects have been awarded a total of $18.8 million in funding over three years through the Encouraging and Supporting Innovation fund, Tertiary Education Commission Chief Executive Janice Shiner announced today. More >>

Independent Review for Performance-Based Fund

Thursday, 7 February 2008, 4:31 pm | Tertiary Education Commission

An independent expert review of the $230 million Performance-Based Research Fund for tertiary education organisations is getting underway next week. More >>

TEC announces $2.2 bil investments for 2008

Friday, 14 December 2007, 1:29 pm | Tertiary Education Commission

The Tertiary Education Commission (TEC) has announced more than $2.2 billion of the approximately $3.3 billion a year that it invests in tertiary education on behalf of the taxpayer. More >>

Investment in top doctoral students reaches $70m

Thursday, 30 August 2007, 2:11 pm | Tertiary Education Commission

Twenty-eight top New Zealand doctoral students have been awarded just under $3 million in scholarships for the next three years, Tertiary Education Commission Chief Executive Janice Shiner announced today. More >>

National divided over student loans

Wednesday, 13 June 2007, 5:05 pm | Tertiary Education Commission

Students be warned, National clearly can't be trusted to preserve interest free student loans, Tertiary Education Minister Michael Cullen said today. More >>

Performance-Based Research Fund results

Friday, 4 May 2007, 1:41 pm | Tertiary Education Commission

The Tertiary Education Commission today released the results of the second Quality Evaluation of the Performance-Based Research Fund (PBRF) which shows early signs of having a positive impact on tertiary education-base research. More >>

Tertiary Reforms Get Underway

Wednesday, 18 April 2007, 11:16 am | Tertiary Education Commission

Implementation of the government’s tertiary education reforms has begun in earnest with the release of the document that will guide the future direction and development of New Zealand’s tertiary education sector. More >>

All TEC directors now in place

Monday, 19 February 2007, 11:08 am | Tertiary Education Commission

All TEC directors now in place Key senior leadership positions in the newly-structured Tertiary Education Commission (TEC) have been filled, with the announcement today of the rest of the directors who comprise the senior management team. “TEC directors ... More >>

$6.6 million for education/business projects

Thursday, 15 February 2007, 4:03 pm | Tertiary Education Commission

15 February 2007 $6.6 million for joint projects between the tertiary sector and business The Tertiary Education Commission (TEC) has awarded $6.6 million to 11 new tertiary sector-based projects in the areas of biotechnology, design, and information ... More >>

$9.7 Million Invested In Tertiary Education

Friday, 26 January 2007, 3:01 pm | Tertiary Education Commission

The government is investing $9.7 million in 11 projects fostering innovation in tertiary education, Tertiary Education Commission (TEC) Steering and Investment Group Manager Clare Ward announced today. More >>

Skilled workers on the increase

Tuesday, 19 December 2006, 3:03 pm | Tertiary Education Commission

Skilled workers on the increase: Modern Apprenticeship and Industry Training participation continues to rise More >>

TEC approves fee exemption for Massey University

Monday, 11 December 2006, 9:42 am | Tertiary Education Commission

The Tertiary Education Commission has approved an exemption for Massey University to increase its fees above the standard maxima. More >>

New funding for foundation learning programmes

Thursday, 7 December 2006, 10:32 am | Tertiary Education Commission

Almost $16 million has been awarded to over 90 foundation learning providers through the 2007 round of Foundation Learning Pool funding, Tertiary Education Commission (TEC) announced today. The funding is for 271 programmes to be delivered throughout ... More >>

   

 

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