Choose WelTec

Employers want people who have practical skills, are comfortable using new technology, can solve problems, develop new ideas and learn from experience.

WelTec programmes are developed alongside industry and employers. Our teaching is applied so you can acquire the skills that employers are looking for.

At WelTec you will get a highly respected New Zealand qualification that is focused on giving you the skills, experience and contacts for your career.

Many of our international students have gone on to exciting career opportunities after finishing their studies.

International students can enrol directly from high school or after completing professional qualifications or work experience in their home countries.

WelTec also offers pathway programmes in English language and academic study for those who need preparation for their area of study.


About the institution

Wellington Institute of Technology (WelTec) is the second-oldest tertiary education provider in the region and has been teaching and training since 1904.

WelTec is a state tertiary institute established and funded by the New Zealand government. The institute is an internationally recognised centre of excellence in vocational education.

WelTec offers a broad range of approved qualifications from certificates and diplomas to degree and graduate diploma programmes.

WelTec teaches over 8000 students each year.