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Wellington Institute of Technology (WelTec)

The Wellington Institute of Technology, or WelTec is a public New Zealand polytechnic based in Petone, Lower Hutt. It  was formed by an amalgamation between the Central Institute of Technology and the Hutt Valley Polytechnic in 2001. Hutt Valley Polytechnic was established in 1904.

It is a leading provider of certificates, diplomas and graduate diplomas in  around 140 courses in disciplines ranging from hospitality, business, information technology, visual arts, counselling, engineering and construction. With over 11,000 students enrolled on various programmes, WelTec offers a wonderful learning experience to its students. Affordable fees, state-of-the-art facilities, career support and assisted accommodation support in Wellington make WelTec a great choice.

 

Wellington Institute of Technology (WelTec)
Wellington Institute of Technology (WelTec)
Wellington Institute of Technology (WelTec)
Estd
1904
Institution
PUBLIC
Campus
Cost of Living
For general living costs such as accommodation, food, books, clothing etc, it is impossible to provide an exact figure as all students are different and have different lifestyles. But a minimum of 15,500 NZ$ is estimated cost for a yearly expenses on accommodation, food, transport and social activities.
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August/September/October/November 2022
January/February/March 2023

The Wellington Institute of Technology, or WelTec is a public New Zealand polytechnic based in Petone, Lower Hutt. It  was formed by an amalgamation between the Central Institute of Technology and the Hutt Valley Polytechnic in 2001. Hutt Valley Polytechnic was established in 1904.

It is a leading provider of certificates, diplomas and graduate diplomas in  around 140 courses in disciplines ranging from hospitality, business, information technology, visual arts, counselling, engineering and construction. With over 11,000 students enrolled on various programmes, WelTec offers a wonderful learning experience to its students. Affordable fees, state-of-the-art facilities, career support and assisted accommodation support in Wellington make WelTec a great choice.

 

WelTec's main campus is in Petone, Lower Hutt; it also has campuses in Wellington, Auckland and Christchurch.

WelTec’s passion for the future is based on solid foundations. It  has had an important place within the wider Wellington region for over 100 years. It’s  teaching is enhanced by the positive industry relationships developed. It works closely with employers so that their graduates are confident and have the skills they need to succeed in the workplace. It’s  business, industry and professional partnerships are of enormous benefit to students. Students work on real projects and employers often recruit graduates directly from WelTec. Students will find inspiration and support here, as well as an excellent education. Above all, every student is a name, not a number, at WelTec.

Under Graduate

Graduate Diploma in Youth Development
Tution Fees
$18,500.00
Duration
 1 Year 

Under Graduate

New Zealand Diploma in Hospitality Management (Lev..
Tution Fees
$18,250.00
Duration
 1 Year 

Under Graduate

New Zealand Diploma in Construction (Level 6) Quan..
Tution Fees
$19,250.00
Duration
 2 Years 

Under Graduate

Bachelor of Information Technology
Tution Fees
$19,250.00
Duration
 3 years 

Post Graduate

Postgraduate Diploma in Professional Practice
Tution Fees
$25,500.00
Duration
 1 Year 

Under Graduate

Graduate Diploma in CreativeTechnologies
Tution Fees
$0.00
Duration
 1 Year 

Under Graduate

Graduate Diploma in Applied Business Management
Tution Fees
$18,500.00
Duration
 1 Year 

Under Graduate

New Zealand Diploma in Creativity (Level6)
Tution Fees
$0.00
Duration
 1 Year 

Under Graduate

Bachelor of CreativeTechnologies
Tution Fees
$0.00
Duration
 3 years 

Under Graduate

New Zealand Diploma in Tourism and Travel (Level 5..
Tution Fees
$19,000.00
Duration
 1 Year 

Under Graduate

Graduate Diploma in Information Assurance and Secu..
Tution Fees
$18,500.00
Duration
 1 Year 

Under Graduate

Graduate Diploma in Engineering (Level 7)
Tution Fees
$19,750.00
Duration
 1 Year 

Under Graduate

Bachelor of InformationTechnology
Tution Fees
$0.00
Duration
 3 years 

Under Graduate

New Zealand Diploma in Sport, Recreation and Exerc..
Tution Fees
$20,500.00
Duration
 1 Year 

Post Graduate

New Zealand Diploma in Veterinary Nursing (Level 6..
Tution Fees
$28,267.00
Duration
 1 Year 

Under Graduate

New Zealand Diploma in Creativity (Level5)
Tution Fees
$0.00
Duration
 1 Year 

Post Graduate

Postgraduate Diploma in Management
Tution Fees
$23,500.00
Duration
 1 Year 

Under Graduate

New Zealand Diploma in Business(Level 5)
Tution Fees
$18,000.00
Duration
 1 Year 

Under Graduate

Bachelor of Engineering Technology
Tution Fees
$19,500.00
Duration
 3 years 

Under Graduate

Bachelor of Applied Management
Tution Fees
$18,500.00
Duration
 3 years 
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Undergraduate qualifications

If you want to study towards a Bachelor Degree (excluding teaching degrees), Certificate of Proficiency, Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma, or Graduate Certificate or Diploma you must have one of the following:

• IELTS Academic with an average score of 6.0, with a minimum of 5.5 in reading, writing, listening and speaking

Postgraduate qualifications

If you want to study towards a postgraduate qualification, eg a Postgraduate Diploma, Masters, or PhD you must have one of the following:

• IELTS Academic with an average score of 6.5, with a minimum of 6.0 in reading, writing, listening and speaking

Foundation or certificate programmes

NCEA LEVEL 1 or are a mature student with the required skills

Diploma programmes

 NCEA LEVEL 2 or 3 or a relevant certificate qualification or are a mature student with the required skills

Undergraduate degree programmes

Degree entry requirements or a relevant diploma qualification or are a mature student with the required skills

Postgraduate programmes

An undergraduate degree or graduate diploma/certificate

Masters programmes

 Postgraduate diploma or certificate plus relevant work experience

STUDENT ACCOMMODATION

There is a range of accommodation options available to you when you study here.. See the  websites for information about short and long-term accommodation options. If a student is under the age of 18 it is a Code of Practice requirement that the student be in the care of a residential caregiver.

You an either opt for a home stay or rent students apartments.

Various options are available. It is better to opt for a short term accommodation and then look out for the best suited for your needs.

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WelTec offers a variety of scholarships and work opportunities. The scholarships offer financial support to you, so that you can complete your studies. Work opportunities give you a taste of the industry, allowing you to gain valuable knowledge and experience.Please refer to the institute for the scholarships options avalaible to you.

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University Contact Details

Petone Campus, 21 Kensington Avenue, LOWER HUTT, Petone, Wellington, New Zealand, 5012

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