Areas of study

Explore our study areas below, to find the programme that will help you land your dream job.

For further information about the study areas, please visit our faculty web pages.


Animal Care

If you have a passion for working with animals, get the knowledge and skills you need to maintain their care in both domestic and commercial environments.

Automotive and Vehicle Technology

Turn your passion for engines and vehicles into a rewarding career, with a practical qualification that connects you directly to the industry.


Launch your business career with a globally-recognised qualification, industry networks and real-world experience.

Creative Arts

Pursue your creative passions and develop your talent as part of a vibrant, inclusive community. We offer renowned qualifications across a full range of creative disciplines.

Culinary, Hospitality and Baking

If you dream of working in the world of hotels, cafés and fine dining, make it a reality by gaining hands-on skills and a qualification that’s valued by the industry.

Digital Technologies

Become the indispensable IT expert in any industry you choose, with a qualification that gives you both the skills and experience employers want.


Be at the heart of building confident children and strong, positive communities, with a recognised qualification and real-world experience.


If you’re into design, machines and technology, get the skills and knowledge you need for an exciting career with huge potential in Engineering.

Foundation and Bridging Studies

If you’re keen to train for a new career but need some help getting started, we can help you build the study skills, confidence and independence you need to succeed.

General Engineering, Refrigeration and Mechanical Trades

If you’re interested in welding and metals, electrical work or complex machinery, get qualified for a rewarding career that plays to your strengths.


Develop your talents and get qualified for a sophisticated, creative career, where you can help others look and feel their best.

Horticulture and Floristry

If you love plants, flowers and being active, get the skills to make it a career with our wide range of study options.


You’ll be in demand with a Logistics qualification, whether you’re on the ground getting things from A to B or masterminding global supply operations.


If you love the ocean and are good at technical subjects, you could get paid to travel the world with an exciting career in the Maritime industry.

Nursing and Health Studies

If you want a satisfying career that makes a real difference to people’s health and wellbeing, our renowned qualifications can open the door to your future.

Social Services

Turn your care for others into a rewarding career, helping others to be their best and lead safer, more fulfilling lives. Social workers are in demand in your community.

Sport, Recreation and Exercise Science

As a qualified sports professional, you can share your passion for sport and exercise and empower a variety of people to get active and healthy.


Both in New Zealand and worldwide, the tourism industry needs confident, skilled professionals to provide outstanding service. Get work-ready with one of our practical study programmes.


The booming building and construction trades offer fantastic rewards, for hands-on people who are team players and take pride in their work.