Frequently asked questions

I have a Pōwhiri that I've been welcomed to attend to start my journey at MIT. What protocols should I be aware of?

We like to give all students the honour of a cultural welcome – a Pōwhiri. You can find more about the process here.

What can I get involved in while I'm studying at MIT?

There are groups to join or you can start one. Email You could be a part of the MIT Student Voice.

What happens if something goes wrong while I'm studying? Who should I see? 

You can always see your lecturer or a Student Advisor in the first instance.You can find our advisors at either MIT Otara (South Campus) L106 – L110, or MIT Manukau (Floor 2 reception) or you can email If you require support through advocacy you can access this too through Student Support.