Ākonga Māori support

Nau mai. Haere mai. The Student Support team and the Te Tari Mātauranga Māori team at the marae can help you throughout your journey at MIT.

Nau mai haere mai ki Manukau Institute of Technology, Te Whare Takiura o Manukau

We’re all about your academic success and manaakitanga.

At Manukau Institute of Technology we have the Student Support Team and advisors to help you throughout your journey at MIT. Another avenue of support is Te Tari Mātauranga Māori team at the marae who are dedicated to supporting you with any Kaupapa Māori matters you may have.

Our marae – Ngā Kete Wānanga, host a range of Māori events and activities that you can be connected to through our Ākonga Māori rep’s on the MIT Student Council. You will be kept informed through our regular publication “Te Kai ā Te Rangatira” Ākonga Māori Panui.

So whether you’re seeking academic support, pastoral support, cultural guidance, or just need to talk to someone, our whanau is here for everyone and we encourage you to drop in anytime at the Marae.

Services provided at the marae include:
  • Pōwhiri
  • Māori Student Scholarships (Information and links)
  • Māori Student Support – Cultural advice and support
  • Kaupapa Māori support
  • Translation advice
  • Te Reo Māori classes
  • Tauira Māori Roopu


MIT Ōtara, NC Block, Gate 12, Ōtara Road.

Email: tauiramaori@manukau.ac.nz

Phone: (09) 968 8788 or 022 066 3947