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Partnership Pays Off For Aviation Industry And Ākonga

Wednesday, 15 November 2023, 10:10 am | Te Pukenga

An agreement between Air New Zealand and NMIT | Te Pūkenga to address the need for aviation engineering skills has opened new pathways for ākonga (learners) in the region and beyond. As a result of the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with ... More >>

BAM 2023: Award Winners Announced

Tuesday, 14 November 2023, 11:05 am | Te Pukenga

A series of five, wearable contemporary jewellery pieces by Eva Vogt Kerer was awarded the Jens Hansen Gold and Silversmith Excellence Award at the opening of BAM2023- the end-of-year exhibition by NMIT Te Pūkenga Bachelor of Arts and Media ākonga ... More >>

Commercial Excellence Award In Memory Of Talented Ara Fashion Graduate

Friday, 10 November 2023, 12:55 pm | Te Pukenga

Lauren Hemens was making her way in the fashion industry even while still studying at Ara | Te Pūkenga. The exceptional Bachelor of Fashion Technology and Design graduate of 2022 was scouted by fashion house moochi after completing a four-month internship ... More >>

BAM2023: Bachelor Of Arts And Media Ākonga Exhibition

Thursday, 9 November 2023, 7:00 pm | Te Pukenga

Twenty-five courses, ninety-six weeks of study, then BAM: the end-of-year exhibition by NMIT Te Pūkenga Bachelor of Arts and Media students. Level 7 Studio and Critical Studies Coordinator, Mark Baskett, says BAM2023 marks the final footsteps along a ... More >>

Top Engineering Student Completes Study Journey With Industry Prize

Thursday, 9 November 2023, 5:34 pm | Te Pukenga

Gurwinder Soundh has a determination to grow personally and professionally and in the twelve years since he moved to New Zealand for a fresh start, he’s certainly done that. The Indian-born Ara | Te Pūkenga Bachelor of Engineering Technology (BEngTech) ... More >>

Car Cup Holder And Skin Elixir Take Top Prizes At YES Canterbury Final

Thursday, 2 November 2023, 11:51 am | Te Pukenga

Ever had a drink topple in your car, soaking the carpet in stinky smoothie? Or tried to find an all-on-one natural skin care product? The 2023 Canterbury Ōtākoro winners of the Young Enterprise Scheme (YES) have you covered. The record-breaking local ... More >>

Te Pūkenga Teams Up With REANNZ To Deliver High Performance Wi-Fi To All Learners

Friday, 27 October 2023, 11:44 am | Te Pukenga

By the end of 2023, all ākonga (learners) and kaimahi (staff) of Te Pūkenga New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology will have access to free, secure, high-performance Wi-Fi across Aotearoa New Zealand. Te Pūkenga and Crown entity REANNZ are working ... More >>

Capturing A Spot In Photo Finals

Tuesday, 17 October 2023, 2:04 pm | Te Pukenga

Just one word summed up how Cindy Griffith felt when she heard she was a finalist in the IHC Capture the Moment photography competition- ‘wonderful’. Cindy is an NMIT Te Pūkenga Community Living ākonga at the Marlborough Campus and her tutor, ... More >>

Ara | Te Pūkenga Delighted To Host Indian Government Officials

Wednesday, 27 September 2023, 10:34 am | Te Pukenga

A visit from a delegation headed by the Hon Dr Rajkumar Ranjan Singh, Government of India Minister of State for External Affairs and Education was warmly welcomed by Ara leadership this week . Accompanying the Minster for an informal session with ... More >>

Te Pūkenga Confirms New Structure For Enhanced National Vocational Education And Training

Wednesday, 20 September 2023, 1:06 pm | Te Pukenga

Te Pūkenga - New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology, the country’s largest tertiary education and training provider, today unveiled its new operating structure for delivering better outcomes for ākonga (learners) and employers through a single ... More >>

Café Owner And Staff Study Together And Graduate Together

Saturday, 16 September 2023, 8:44 pm | Te Pukenga

It’s aprons off and graduation gowns on for three cooks from the Tai Tapu Café and Store today - and the entire staff are heading out to celebrate their academic achievements. Business co-owner Lesley Edwards along with kitchen staff Jadene Thompson ... More >>

More Than 400 Line Up For Ara |Te Pūkenga Spring Graduation

Friday, 15 September 2023, 11:39 am | Te Pukenga

Certificates, Diplomas, Degrees, Post-Grad qualifications and Masters to be awarded From Skills for Working and Web Design to Architecture and Automotive Engineering, ākonga of all walks are preparing to walk the stage at Ōtautahi’s Wolfbrook Arena ... More >>

He Toki Kai Te Rika Carving The Future Of Ōtākou | Otago

Wednesday, 13 September 2023, 3:04 pm | Te Pukenga

Prime Minister Chris Hipkins today opened a new multimillion-dollar training centre in Dunedin to develop the next generation of Ōtākou | Otago’s tradespeople and engineers. He Toki Kai Te Rika translates as ‘a tool for the hand’ and will offer ... More >>

Otago Polytechnic | Te Pūkenga Graduand Prepares For Special Day

Monday, 11 September 2023, 2:44 pm | Te Pukenga

Rika Vermue has good reason to be thrilled about graduating from Otago Polytechnic | Te Pūkenga on Friday 15 September. Rika will join around 120 graduands at the Dunedin Town Hall ceremony, where she’ll graduate with a New Zealand Certificate ... More >>

Te Pūkenga Kaiako Among Top Tertiary Teachers

Tuesday, 5 September 2023, 4:24 pm | Te Pukenga

Te Pūkenga congratulates teaching kaimahi (staff) who have been named as recipients of Te Whatu Kairangi - Aotearoa Tertiary Educator Awards this year. The winners are: - Le Moana Mua Award - Genevieve Togiaso, Ara Institute of Canterbury | Te Pūkenga ... More >>

Te Pūkenga International Celebration Spans The Globe

Thursday, 31 August 2023, 6:40 pm | Te Pukenga

A feast of performance and delicious foods featured at a cultural celebration with a family feel at the Ara | Te Pūkenga City campus on Thursday. For the first time since the Covid pandemic, ākonga (students) and kaimahi (staff) were treated to ... More >>

A Lifetime Of Giving Lives On In New Ara | Te Pūkenga Scholarship

Thursday, 31 August 2023, 4:04 pm | Te Pukenga

A trained nurse, psychotherapist and creative - Annie Currie had a sense of adventure and an infectious joy for life described as rare. She passed away in 2021 from a long illness after a lifetime of striving to expand her mind and encouraging others ... More >>

Otago Polytechnic | Te Pūkenga Has Multiple Finalists In Best Design Awards

Monday, 21 August 2023, 5:24 pm | Te Pukenga

Twelve Otago Polytechnic | Te Pūkenga projects have been named finalists for the Designers Institute of New Zealand Best Design Awards 2023. Seven visionary projects by Dunedin School of Architecture ākonga are among those shortlisted for the finals ... More >>

Event At Ara |Te Pūkenga Attracts Those With A Knack For A Hack

Friday, 18 August 2023, 4:28 pm | Te Pukenga

Everyone likes a short-cut, right? Well, over the coming days Ara |Te Pūkenga is playing host to leaders in the open data and civic technology communities with a thirst for taming numbers and coming up with big ideas. GovHack is an annual hackathon-style ... More >>

Vocational Education Alliance Established With CCIPE

Thursday, 17 August 2023, 7:11 am | Te Pukenga

Aotearoa New Zealand’s largest tertiary institution has signed an arrangement with China to work together on vocational training. The arrangement between Te Pūkenga - New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology and China Center for International ... More >>





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