Wellington Institute of Technology ,,New Zealand

  • Wellington,New Zealand

Established in 1904 as the Petone Technical School, Wellington Institute of Technology (WelTec) got its current name in 2001. It is among the oldest tertiary education institutions in New Zealand but has evolved with time to incorporate modern practices while maintaining its focus on teaching real skills.

On average, the Institute trains close to 6,100 students every year. It offers a range of industry-led qualifications from trades through to degrees and postgraduate programs. The programs are categorized into various fields including business, construction, creative, engineering, health and social services, hospitality, information technology, and Tourism.

The institute was awarded a low-risk rating by the Tertiary Education Commission for its financial performance. The institute has 361 students employed in creative fields, 564 in health and social services, 380 in hospitality, 956 in engineering, 685 in construction, and 1,059 in business and information technology.

It welcomes students from across the globe with 1,416 Asian students, 596 students from European countries, 870 from the Pacific, 4946 from NZ European/Pakeha, and 1483 New Zealand Maori students. They are educated by an academic staff of 229 members and administrative staff of 35 members.

WelTec has campuses in Petone, Porirua, and Wellington. The institute’s main campus is located in Petone and has all the facil

On average, the Institute trains close to 6,100 students every year. It offers a range of industry-led qualifications from trades through to degrees and postgraduate programs. The programs are categorized into various fields including business, construction, creative, engineering, health and social services, hospitality, information technology, and Tourism.

The institute was awarded a low-risk rating by the Tertiary Education Commission for its financial performance. The institute has 361 students employed in creative fields, 564 in health and social services, 380 in hospitality, 956 in engineering, 685 in construction, and 1,059 in business and information technology.

It welcomes students from across the globe with 1,416 Asian students, 596 students from European countries, 870 from the Pacific, 4946 from NZ European/Pakeha, and 1483 New Zealand Maori students. They are educated by an academic staff of 229 members and administrative staff of 35 members.

WelTec has campuses in Petone, Porirua, and Wellington. The institute’s main campus is located in Petone and has all the facilities that students would need. There is a well-stocked library, the Dynamics Gym, Centrestage hairdressing salon, a sports field, and a café. Students can also make use of the free bus service that connects Petone to Porirua and Wellington.

The campus is divided into several blocks, including one with a childcare center. They also have an ability support team that is dedicated to helping students with learning disabilities. Petone itself is a happening suburb dotted with bars, restaurants, and cafes, as well as easy access to Wellington city. Some of the popular attractions in Petone include Remutaka Cycle Trail, Petone Settlers Museum, and Light House Cinema.

Year of establishment1904
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Also Known AsWELTEC
Male/Female Ratio0.42
No.of Campuses4
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Location
University CityWellington, Other - New Zealand, New Zealand
Size of cityMedium
Population of City4,61,200
Wikipedia Linkhttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wellington
Campuses
11 Kensington Avenue, Petone Private Bag 39803 Wellington Mail Centre LOWER HUTT 5045
11 – 17 Church Street (off Boulcott Street) Private Bag 39803 Wellington Mail Centre LOWER HUTT 5045
3 Wakefield Street Level 2 Wellesley St Auckland 1141
ML Block CPIT 34 Allen Street Private Bag 4938 Christchurch 8140

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21 Kensington Avenue
Petone, Lower Hutt, Wellington, New Zealand

Wellington ( Other - New Zealand)

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international@weltec.ac.nz

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