Dedicated International Centre

From the moment you arrive in New Zealand, our dedicated International Centre team is here to provide all the help and support you need. At Wintec, you will not be just another student at a tertiary institute, you'll be an important part of a lively community learning with and about each other.


Our Unique Pastoral Care Service

Your success and wellbeing is a priority at Wintec. Our Pastoral Care team provides a study and personal support service to all Wintec international students.

Services include:
  • Academic, social, personal and cultural support
  • Accommodation placements
  • Airport transfers for U18 students
  • Student Activities, Tourism and Events
  • Under 18 care and Homestay
  • Welcome Orientation
  • Get Started Programme -  information sessions with information about insurance, study skills, and CV/interview preparation
Support services

International Student Handbook

Our International Student Handbook has all the information you need to have a great experience at Wintec.


The handbook includes:
  • Adjusting to life in New Zealand
  • Student support services
  • What's on campus
  • Technology
  • Transport
  • Policies
  • Immigration matters
  • Other useful information

Where is the International Centre?

City Campus

International Centre, B Block, Ground Level

Opening Hours:
Monday-Friday
8.30am - 4.30pm

Rotokauri Campus

International Student Support - Room: QG.81

Opening Hours:
Monday - Thursday
9am-3pm


International Centre Team

Sami YaghiDirector Internationalisation
Kimberley TurnerExecutive Assistant to Sami Yaghi
      
Student Services Team
Louise WillisInternational Student Services Manager
Sam FangInternational Student Advisor
Aubrey MedwidInternational Student Advisor
Susan YeInternational Student Advisor
      
Business Services Team
Jen BoylesInternational Business Services Manager
Deanna TipeneInternational Marketing Advisor
Mateja PrelovsekInternational Finance & Contracts Coordinator
      
Marketing Team
Girish NairSenior International Market Manager - India, South East Asia & NZ Onshore
Franklin WangSenior International Market Manager - Greater China, South East Asia & NZ Onshore
Amro IbrahimInternational Market Manager - Middle East, South America & NZ Onshore
Balraj SharmaInternational Market Manager - India
Edward ParkInternational Market Manager - Korea & NZ Onshore
      
International Projects Team
Tony O'BrienSINO NZ Project Director
Inde ChandraInternational Partnerships Advisor
      
International Partnerships Team
Robbie ShenInternational Business & Relationship Manager
Shabai LiuInternational Partnership & Short Course Administrator