New Zealand
Whitireia New Zealand
Whitireia, formerly known as the Whitireia Community Polytechnic, is a leading tertiary education institute in New Zealand. The government owns and funds it. At 1986, the college was founded as a community college in Porirua Harbour. Whitireia's current name was adopted in 2011. They now provide a variety of programmes of study at the certificate, diploma, degree, postgraduate, and master's levels.

Cost of attendance

The tuition fees of the university is NZD 10625 - NZD 23160.


Students can live on campus at the university. A room in a shared house costs around $180 to $200 NZD per week to rent. The typical monthly rent for off-campus living is between 800 and 1000 NZD.

Acceptance rate

The total number of students enrolled at the university exceeds 7500. Whitireia has risen to become the preferred tertiary institution for over 6,200 students. The university has an admittance rate of 85%.


Whitireia offers classes at five locations: Auckland, Petone, Porirua, and Wellington. The Porirua campus is the major campus of the Whitireia, located around 20 minutes from Wellington. It was built in 1986 and is one of the most magnificent institutional sites in the country. Auckland Campus Located on Queen Street in central Auckland, near the bus and train lines. There are various study options available, including full-time, part-time, and flexible online learning. The construction campus is located on State Highway 2, just minutes from the Petone railway station, and there is plenty of parking. Construction and trade study programmes are housed here. Located on the junction of Cuba Street and Dixon Street in the centre of Wellington City,Te K?hui Auaha is the creative campus that opened in 2018.


All programmes offered by Whitireia are accredited and recognised by the government and offer a firm foundation for a relevant career to students.

Jobs and Placement

It signed a strategic relationship with WelTec in 2012 with the goal of providing students with more academic options and opportunities. The university can assist you find graduate jobs and internships with New Zealand's leading firms and jumpstart your career. MBAs in New Zealand can earn up to NZD 55,000-180,000 per year, or around INR 27.50-90 lakh.

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