Why choose NMIT?

Enjoy outstanding facilities and study from certificate to postgraduate level. We are the right size to know you by name.
why would you study at NMIT
Award winning buildings

Government owned

NMIT is a government institute established over 100 years ago in 1905. We are funded by government and all our qualifications are approved by the New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA).

NMIT NZQA catergory one provider

The highest NZQA approved qualifications

You can be confident of achieving qualifications that compare to leading educational institutions all around the world. All qualifications offered by NMIT at certificate, diploma, degree and postgraduate level are approved at the highest Category 1 standard by NZQA.

Category 1 standard by NZQA

Industry experienced tutors

You will be taught and supported in your studies by experienced, industry-savvy tutors and support staff from a wide range of countries. The NMIT staff professional development programme means your learning experience is current with international best practice.

Award-winning facilities and technologies

Over $43 million has been invested in recent years in a range of modern facilities. These include the award winning Creative Industries building and the very latest Maritime simulation software suite. The facilities have been built so you receive the best learning experience and use the equipment you will use every day in your new career.

Credible industry links and placements

Our programmes are developed in consultation, and delivered in partnership, with local companies, organisations and industries. You will meet and be taught by experts from your future profession. In many programmes you will experience placements that give you a taste of your new career.


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