Degree and Diploma Graduation

Information for all our graduands who complete diploma, degree, postgraduate or masters studies (Levels 5–9)





Thur 16 May 2024

Tuku Taonga Māori Celebration 

4.00pm Grad sign in

5.00pm – 730pm Tuku Taonga Maori Celebration

Ngā Kete Wānanga Marae,  53 Otara Road, Otara

Fri 17 May 2024

Graduation Street Procession*weather permitting

9.00am Grad sign in

9.30am-10am Street Procession

MIT Manukau Campus

Fri 17 May 2024

Graduation Ceremony 1 School of Nursing

2:30 Grad sign in

3.30pm – 5.30pm Ceremony 1

Due Drop Events Centre,  770 Great South Road, Manukau 2104

Sat 18 May 2024

Graduation Ceremony 2 School of Business School of Digital Technologies School of Health and Counselling School of Logistics NZ Maritime School

8.30 Grad sign in

9.30am – 11.30am Ceremony 2

Due Drop Events Centre,  770 Great South Road, Manukau 2104

Sat 18 May 2024

Graduation Ceremony 3 School of Education School of Hospitality School of Social Work and Sport School of Professional Engineering

12.00pm Grad sign in

1.00pm – 3.00pm Ceremony 3

Due Drop Events Centre,  770 Great South Road, Manukau 2104

Sat 18 May 2024

Pasifika Thanksgiving Celebration 

5.00pm Grad sign in

6.00pm – 8.30pm Pasifika Thanksgiving Celebration

Due Drop Events Centre,  770 Great South Road, Manukau 2104

Invitations to register for Graduation ceremonies and events, will be emailed end of March 2024

Congratulations to all our 2023 graduates

Want to watch your graduation ceremony?

Simply select the graduation you would like to see below.

Pasifika Graduates Thanksgiving celebration (6pm Friday, 26 May 2023)
Ceremony 1 (1:30pm Friday, 26 May 2023)
Ceremony 2 (10am Saturday, 27 May 2023)
Ceremony 3 (2pm Saturday, 27 May 2023)

Graduation Photography

The photo gallery for Graduation can be viewed here and is split into the different Graduation events.

Collecting your certificate

If you were not able to attend your graduation ceremony, you can collect your certificate from Ask Me! student services centre from 12 June.  Please bring your Student ID or photo identification (e.g. driver’s licence or passport).

Certificates available at Ask Me! Student Services Centre, Ōtara campus

53 Ōtara Road, Ōtara, Auckland 2023

  • Arts and education
  • Hospitality and tourism
  • Languages and community education
  • Service industries – floristry and hairdressing
  • Social work and sport.
Certificates available at Ask Me! Student Services Centre, Manukau campus

Corner of Davies Avenue and Manukau Station Road, Auckland 2104

  • Automotive
  • Building and civil construction and horticulture
  • Business
  • Digital technologies
  • Engineering and trades
  • Health and counselling
  • Nursing
  • Professional engineering
  • Service industries – logistics.

Please check the opening hours for Ask Me! student services centres before collecting your certificate.

Certificate and transcript FAQ

Do I have to pay for my certificate?

No. However, if you would like this posted, you will need to pay a courier fee first.

What if I can't make it to pick up? Can someone else pick it up for me?

Yes, you can authorise someone to collect on your behalf - please email their full name to and advise them to take photo ID.

Can you post my certificate?

Yes, we can courier certificates to your preferred street address (no PO boxes) at your request. Please note, courier fees will apply and need to be paid in advance. Please email

Can you send it by standard post?

No, to ensure the safety of your certificate MIT policy is to only send via courier - we cannot post by standard mail. The safest option is to collect from campus.

How much is postage?

If your address is within New Zealand postage is $10, Australia $30, USA $65 and all other countries are $55.

How do I pay?

Please email your request to have your certificate sent via courier to Our records team will then advise you on how to pay.

What is a transcript and how do I get it?

A transcript is a certified statement detailing your complete academic record at the institute including details of all course results, completion details and qualification.

Complete this online form to request the official transcript of your Academic Record. A processing fee of $25 applies (two copies) plus $12.50 for each extra copy ordered. You can also visit the Ask Me! student services team to fill out a  request in person.

How do I get a replacement certificate?

If your certificate has been lost or damaged or your name has changed we can replace your certificate. You can't order extra copies of your parchment.

To request a replacement certificate email Make sure to include your full name, ID number and qualification. A processing fee will apply (certificate $25, diploma/degree $40 each) plus postage.

For all other enquiries relating to graduation, please email