Why Choose Wintec?
So why Wintec? It's simple, really. We are the hub of high-quality education that’s recognised internationally, our tutors are experts in the field so you learn from the best, and our facilities are built for learning like the hub with computers (both PC & Mac) accessible 24/7. We make it easy for you so all you have to focus on is your study.
Distinguished Academic Staff from All Over the World
We employ staff with industry knowledge, often practicing professionals in their given fields of expertise. Their knowledge is passed on to our students through effective teaching, combined with state-of-the-art technology and modern campus facilities.
A History of Innovation and Growth
90 years of providing the skills and knowledge to build a stronger community and thousands of careers created, Wintec is one of New Zealand's largest and leading Institutes of Technology/Polytechnics (ITPs). With six campuses strategically located throughout the region, we are a leading provider of high quality, vocational and professional education in the Waikato region. At Wintec you'll discover that you have the power to create your world, the way you want it.
Trandisciplinary Research and Innovation
From the regeneration of rural areas, building next generation farming or better communities for the elderly, we develop solutions that make a difference. We work with clients regionally, nationally and globally to develop research outcomes that are rigorous and impactful.
Wintec has three main campuses, the city campus has a hub with 24 hour computer and internet access and some of the best purpose-built training facilities in the country including a student radio station, an art gallery, a practicing nursing ward, Urban Hair and Spa and science teaching laboratories.