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Scholarships respond to need for more Māori in health careers

Thursday, 11 May 2017, 5:01 pm | Wintec

Ten Wintec students have received Dame Te Ātairangikaahu nursing scholarships from Wintec and the Māori King’s Office to encourage more Waikato-Tainui people into health careers. More >>

Barry Harris appointed as Wintec Chair

Monday, 1 May 2017, 1:54 pm | Wintec

Barry Harris has been appointed as Wintec’s chair of council by the Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment Minister Paul Goldsmith. More >>

New research on overseas drivers challenges perceptions

Wednesday, 26 April 2017, 12:03 pm | Wintec

Results from the study carried out in 2016 of overseas drivers in New Zealand has provided insights into issues that highlight the need for new policy to reduce accidents. More >>

Training helps industry respond to the pace of change

Monday, 3 April 2017, 10:26 am | Wintec

Wintec has expanded its Professional Programmes to offer 70 professional development and industry compliance courses this year, plus tailored courses for teams and bespoke solutions. More >>

Student entrepreneurs get lift-off from industry experts

Friday, 24 March 2017, 4:43 pm | Wintec

Wintec students will get the opportunity to bring their business ideas or existing businesses to life in ways they never thought possible through a new opportunity supported by Wintec and Soda Inc. More >>

Four outstanding leaders acknowledged with honorary awards

Thursday, 23 February 2017, 4:47 pm | Wintec

Four Waikato leaders in the fields of media arts, sport, science and health will receive honorary awards from the Waikato Institute of Technology (Wintec) for their longstanding contribution to their respective industries. More >>

Wintec launches OET for int'l healthcare professionals

Thursday, 16 February 2017, 9:36 am | Wintec

Wintec is now an official testing venue for an English language test designed to support healthcare professionals in gaining professional registration and employment. More >>

Wintec Media Arts students head to China

Tuesday, 5 July 2016, 11:23 am | Wintec

Six Wintec Media Arts students will head to China in September after being awarded the prestigious Prime Minister’s Scholarships for Asia. More >>

Wintec celebrates its stars for Matariki

Tuesday, 28 June 2016, 2:34 pm | Wintec

A new book celebrating inspiring Māori from across the Waikato will be launched on Wednesday 13 Julyat Wintec’s marae, Te Kōpū Mānia o Kirikiriroa as part of its Matariki celebrations. More >>

Wintec honorary fellowship for Waikato personality

Thursday, 17 December 2015, 10:49 am | Wintec

One of the Waikato Institute of Technology’s (Wintec) longest serving council members and current Waikato District councillor, Clint Baddeley, will receive an honorary fellowship from Wintec for his significant contribution to the New Zealand manufacturing ... More >>

Exercise clinic gives elderly new lease on life

Monday, 19 October 2015, 12:37 pm | Wintec

Elderly people living with chronic health conditions are getting a new lease on life thanks to a specialised exercise rehabilitation clinic run by staff and students from the Waikato Institute of Technology’s (Wintec). More >>

Wintec Council Announcements

Wednesday, 20 May 2015, 2:58 pm | Wintec

Sandie Gusscott and Des Brennan have been appointed to the Wintec (Waikato Institute of Technology) council. More >>

Waikato visionaries to receive Wintec Honorary medals

Monday, 30 March 2015, 12:25 pm | Wintec

Four Waikato leaders in the fields of hospitality, architecture, manufacturing and health will receive honorary medals from the Waikato Institute of Technology (Wintec) for their longstanding contribution to the region. Peter Stark, general manager of ... More >>

Honorary degree for dedication to preventing child abuse

Friday, 30 January 2015, 10:18 am | Wintec

A lifetime dedicated to preventing child abuse in New Zealand sees Anthea Simcock, the founder and chief executive of child protection trust, Child Matters, receiving an honorary Bachelor of Applied Social Science (Social Work) from the Waikato Institute ... More >>

Student apartments to open on Wintec’s Hamilton campus

Thursday, 8 January 2015, 11:09 am | Wintec

A new student apartment complex is set to open on the Waikato Institute of Technology’s (Wintec) Hamilton city campus later this month. More >>

Wintec business students head to China with PM's Scholarship

Thursday, 20 November 2014, 10:09 am | Wintec

Six Waikato Institute of Technology (Wintec) business students will head to China in March after being awarded the Prime Minister’s Scholarships for Asia recently. Students Joshua King, Simon Young, Ezra Hirawani, Kristie Dawson-Smith, Frances Foxx ... More >>

Hamiltonians to celebrate 150th anniversary

Friday, 18 July 2014, 10:02 am | Wintec

Hamilton Mayor Julie Hardaker is calling all former Hamiltonians across New Zealand back to the city next month to get amongst a one-off party 150 years in the making. More >>

NZ's Top Apprentices Compete at National Competition

Monday, 30 June 2014, 3:26 pm | Wintec

New Zealand’s top young apprentices will compete to be the best in the country at this year’s WorldSkills Competition being held at Wintec (Waikato Institute of Technology) in Hamilton this Friday and Saturday. More >>

Wintec Secures Major Contract in Saudi Arabia

Monday, 14 April 2014, 3:22 pm | Wintec

The Waikato Institute of Technology (Wintec) has won a contract to jointly operate a cluster of three new vocational training colleges in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, starting later this year. It is the first New Zealand educational organisation to ... More >>

Diabetes education boosted by international recognition

Friday, 15 November 2013, 4:47 pm | Wintec

Diabetes awareness received a boost this week after the Waikato Institute of Technology (Wintec) and the Waikato Regional Diabetes Service gained international recognition for their diabetes education programmes. More >>



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