• Toll free: 1800 258 5772

Waikato Institute of Technology (Wintec)

A new world of work needs a new way of learning
Education is changing and Wintec is changing with it, so our students can find success in a world that’s moving faster than ever before. At Wintec we nurture and guide individual students as part of a community so they are confident and equipped to navigate their way in the future world of new jobs and ways of working.

Our Mission

To build stronger communities through education, research and career development.

Wintec, one of New Zealand’s leading institutes of technology, helps drive the development of a skilled workforce not only in New Zealand, but around the world.

We are a modern institute of technology with a reputation for providing quality education. Our graduates are work-ready and in demand by employers

Our campuses
Depending on what you study, you will be based at one of our three main campuses in Hamilton.

Hamilton City Campus
The Hamilton City Campus is located in the heart of the CBD. There’s onsite accommodation and snack spots throughout The Gallagher Hub, with eateries, shops, the Waikato River, Hamilton’s Lake Rotoroa, and public transport just a short walk away.

Rotokauri Campus
If you want to study sport science, trades, engineering, animal care, hospitality, or cookery, you will be based out at the Rotokauri Campus. Located north of the city, you will be learning in some of the best purpose-built facilities in New Zealand, and studying or relaxing in a modern student hub with access to a library, computers, and great food and coffee.

Hamilton Gardens Campus
The Hamilton Gardens Campus gives you the unique opportunity to study Arboriculture, Horticulture, or Landscape Design or Construction in a hands-on, practical setting. You will put theory into practice at the international award-winning Hamilton Gardens, leaving your own mark on the city

Important Facts

There are plenty of reasons to study at Wintec. We offer a practical learning environment, dedicated student support, and
our tutors are practising industry professionals.

We offer more than just a qualification

You will find Wintec more than just a place to study. It is a community of students, tutors, and support staff who want to see you succeed at your studies and beyond. You will have access to support services and events, and will have the chance to make life-long friends along the way.

Learning is hands-on and practical

Wintec provides purpose-built facilities, which include: a practisingnursing ward, a sport science performance hub, specialist kitchens anda training restaurant, hair and beauty salons, and music and art studios. Some of our facilities are open to paying members of the public, giving you the chance to put your knowledge into practice from the onset.

We have everything you need

It is important to us that our students feel at home, both at Wintec, and in the Waikato region. We offer support services at our core campuses, which provide a range of support and well-being options to students. We also have on-site accommodation options for students who come from outside of the region.

Internationally recognised qualifications

Providing the opportunity to gain internationally recognised qualifications is our core promise. Students come to Wintec to begin or advance their careers. 

A note to parents
Why you should choose Wintec for your son or daughter

As a parent or guardian, you want the best for your children and so do we. One of the things that distinguishes Wintec, is the emphasis we place on education taking place in a great environment – one that is safe, celebrates achievement, diversity, and respect for others and connects with our local communities. When a student enrols at Wintec, they immediately become part of our community.

Dedicated International Centre

The support doesn’t stop once a student arrives at Wintec. The multicultural International Centre team is available 24/7 to help students with general advice, accommodation, and ensure students feel supported and cared for. The International Centre also organises cultural events throughout the year and provides extra care for students under the age of 18.

Preparation for a successful career

Our tutors are experts in their field, with industry experience, as well as rich industry connections. We provide state-of-the art facilities so your son or daughter has access to modern equipment and technology and numerous opportunities to train in real work environments.

Ranking / Awards

Wintec has received numerous awards, which recognise excellence in everything from innovative business processes to academic performance and campus developments.

Global Operator Award (2017)

In 2017, Wintec won the Global Operator Award at the Waikato Business Awards. This award recognises those organisations that successfully work within, and capture the benefits of the global market, demonstrating outstanding international trade achievements, sustainable growth and results.

Microsoft Tertiary ICT Award (2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017)

Wintec took out the supreme award five years ago at the Microsoft Tertiary ICT Innovation Awards. The award acknowledged our innovative use of cloud-based technologies to improve the overall Wintec experience for our students, staff and stakeholders. Since then, Wintec has been recognised every year at these awards, and secured two category awards in 2015.

New Zealand Commercial Project Awards (2015)

Wintec’s Engineering and Trades Facility won the Education Projectcategory and was awarded a gold medal at the New Zealand Commercial Project Awards. The award winners are selected by the Registered Master Builders Association and represent the best of New Zealand’s commercial property sector. The building’s unique design and function make it New Zealand’s most modern engineering and trades education facility, with an open plan layout, flexible teaching spaces and the latest technologies.Designed by Chow:Hill Architects, the building also received the Education Award at the 2015 Waikato/Bay of Plenty Architecture Awards.

Property Council of New Zealand Awards (2008, 2011, 2013, 2015)

The Engineering and Trades Facility was recognised at the 2015 Property Council New Zealand Property Industry Awards receiving an Award of Excellence. Wintec won the top award at the Property Council’s “We are Waikato” Awards in 2013 for our campus modernisation programme and its contribution to the local property industry and economy. The renovation of Wintec House also won two awards at the Property Council New Zealand Levett Bucknall Property Awards in 2011 in the Heritage and Adaptive Reuses as well as Education and Arts categories.In 2008, the Gallagher Hub on our city campus received a merit award from the Property Council. The hub is a unique space housing our library, flexible seating areas for meeting and socialising, a range of IT services, study rooms, cafes and event rooms.

New Zealand Institute of Architects Award (2011)

Wintec House won both the Heritage and Interior Design categories at the New Zealand Institute of Architects (NZIA) Waikato Bay of Plenty Architecture Awards.

Features

  • Ranking: N/A
  • Ranking: N/A
  • Type of Accommodation: On Campus

Financials

Annual Cost of living 15000 NZD /year
Average Annual UG Fee 22360 NZD
Average Annual PG Fee 22360 NZD
Application Fee N/A

Contact Information

  • Tristram Street, Hamilton 3204, New Zealand
  • To know more contact PSA toll free number 18002585772
View All campuses

Campus Information

Hamilton City Campus

It is located in the heart of the CBD.

Rotokauri Campus

For sport science, trades, engineering, animal care, hospitality, or cookery programs

Hamilton Gardens Campus

For Arboriculture, Horticulture, or Landscape Design or Construction programs

Programs Offered

Filter

Bachelor of Applied Information Technology

  • Length 03 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 67080 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Bachelor of Applied Management

  • Length 03 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 59640 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Bachelor of Communication

  • Length 03 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 60000 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Bachelor of Contemporary Art

  • Length 03 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 67080 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Bachelor of Design

  • Length 03 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 68190 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Bachelor of Engineering Technology (Civil)

  • Length 03 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 67080 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Bachelor of Engineering Technology (Electrical)

  • Length 03 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 67080 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Bachelor of Engineering Technology (Mechanical)

  • Length 03 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 67080 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Bachelor of Media Arts (Honours)

  • Length 01 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 22360 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Bachelor of Midwifery

  • Length 03 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 95100 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Bachelor of Music and Performing Arts

  • Length 03 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 67080 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Bachelor of Nursing (Level 7)

  • Length 03 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 68280 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Bachelor of Social Work

  • Length 04 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 73080 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Bachelor of Sport and Exercise Science

  • Length 03 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 69180 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Bachelor of Sport and Exercise Science (Honours)

  • Length 01 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 22850 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Bachelor of Teaching (Early Childhood Education)

  • Length 03 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 68280 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Bachelor of Technology (Science) Agritechnology

  • Length 03 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 67080 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Bachelor of Technology (Science) Biotechnology

  • Length 03 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 67080 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Bachelor of Technology (Science) Environmental technology

  • Length 03 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 67080 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Bachelor of Technology (Science) Food technology

  • Length 03 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 67080 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Certificate in Media Arts (Foundation)

  • Length 06 Month  
  • Total Tuition Fee 9135 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Diploma in Beauty Body and Spa Therapies

  • Length 02 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 36530 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Graduate Certificate in Professional Practice

  • Length 06 Month  
  • Total Tuition Fee 11380 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Graduate Diploma in Accounting

  • Length 01 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 21950 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Graduate Diploma in Applied Information Technology

  • Length 01 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 22360 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Graduate Diploma in Communication (version 2)

  • Length 01 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 19230 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Graduate Diploma in Engineering Technology ( Mechanical )

  • Length 01 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 22360 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Graduate Diploma in Engineering Technology ( Mechatronics )

  • Length 01 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 22360 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Graduate Diploma in Engineering Technology ( Power )

  • Length 01 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 22360 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Graduate Diploma in Engineering Technology ( Roading/ Transportation )

  • Length 01 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 22360 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Graduate Diploma in Engineering Technology ( Water and Water Waste )

  • Length 01 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 22360 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Graduate Diploma in Event Management

  • Length 01 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 21950 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Graduate Diploma in Human Resource Management

  • Length 01 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 21950 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Graduate Diploma in Information Technology

  • Length 01 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 22360 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Graduate Diploma in Operations and Production Management

  • Length 01 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 21950 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Graduate Diploma in Sales and Marketing

  • Length 01 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 21950 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Graduate Diploma in Sport and Exercise Science

  • Length 01 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 23060 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Graduate Diploma in Strategic Management

  • Length 01 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 21950 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Graduate Diploma in Supply Chain Logistics

  • Length 01 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 21950 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Graduate Diploma in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages

  • Length 01 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 19225 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Master of Applied Information Technology

  • Length 01 Year  , 06 Month  
  • Total Tuition Fee 22360 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Master of Arts

  • Length 01 Year  , 06 Month  
  • Total Tuition Fee 22360 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

National Diploma in Journalism (Multi-media)

  • Length 01 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 18270 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

New Zealand Certificate in Animal Technology (Level 5) with strands in Rural Animal Technician

  • Length 01 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 22850 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

New Zealand Certificate in Animal Technology (Level 5) with strands in Veterinary Nursing Assistant

  • Length 01 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 22850 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

New Zealand Certificate in Applied Science (Level 3)

  • Length 06 Month  
  • Total Tuition Fee 11535 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

New Zealand Certificate in Cookery (Level 4)

  • Length 01 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 19670 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Academic) (Level 4)

  • Length 04 Month  , 14 Days
  • Total Tuition Fee 7475 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 20 days
View Details

New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Academic) (Level 5)

  • Length 04 Month  , 14 Days
  • Total Tuition Fee 7475 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 20 days
View Details

New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Applied) (Level 3)

  • Length 04 Month  , 14 Days
  • Total Tuition Fee 7475 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 20 days
View Details

New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Employment) (Level 4)

  • Length 04 Month  , 14 Days
  • Total Tuition Fee 7475 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 20 days
View Details

New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Foundation) (Level 1)

  • Length 04 Month  , 14 Days
  • Total Tuition Fee 7475 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 20 days
View Details

New Zealand Certificate in English Language (General) (Level 3)

  • Length 04 Month  , 14 Days
  • Total Tuition Fee 7475 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Level 1)

  • Length 04 Month  , 14 Days
  • Total Tuition Fee 7475 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 20 days
View Details

New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Level 2)

  • Length 04 Month  , 14 Days
  • Total Tuition Fee 7475 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 20 days
View Details

New Zealand Certificate in Hairdressing (Salon Support)

  • Length 01 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 22120 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

New Zealand Certificate in Information Technology (Level 5)

  • Length 06 Month  
  • Total Tuition Fee 11180 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Level 4)

  • Length 04 Month  , 14 Days
  • Total Tuition Fee 9290 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 20 days
View Details

New Zealand Diploma in Applied Science (Level 5)

  • Length 01 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 23070 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

New Zealand Diploma in Applied Science (Level 6)

  • Length 01 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 23070 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

New Zealand Diploma in Architectural Technology

  • Length 02 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 22730 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 20 days
View Details

New Zealand Diploma in Business (Level 5)

  • Length 01 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 19880 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

New Zealand Diploma in Construction - Quantity Surveying

  • Length 02 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 44720 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

New Zealand Diploma in Cookery (Advanced) (Level 5) with strand in Cookery

  • Length 01 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 17580 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

New Zealand Diploma in Engineering (Civil)

  • Length 02 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 46080 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

New Zealand Diploma in Engineering (Electrical)

  • Length 02 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 46080 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

New Zealand Diploma in Engineering (Electronics)

  • Length 02 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 46080 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

New Zealand Diploma in Engineering (Mechanical)

  • Length 02 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 46080 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

New Zealand Diploma in Enrolled Nursing (Level 5)

  • Length 04 Month  
  • Total Tuition Fee 22360 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

New Zealand Diploma in Information Technology Technical Support

  • Length 01 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 22360 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

New Zealand Diploma in Veterinary Nursing (Level 6)

  • Length 01 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 23070 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Postgraduate Certificate in Applied Information Technology

  • Length 06 Month  
  • Total Tuition Fee 11180 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Postgraduate Certificate in Health and Social Practice

  • Length 06 Month  
  • Total Tuition Fee 11380 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Postgraduate Certificate in Midwifery

  • Length 06 Month  
  • Total Tuition Fee 9135 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Postgraduate Certificate in Professional Supervision

  • Length 06 Month  
  • Total Tuition Fee 11380 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Postgraduate Certificate in Sport and Exercise Science

  • Length 06 Month  
  • Total Tuition Fee 11720 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Informatics

  • Length 01 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 22360 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Information Technology

  • Length 01 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 22360 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Postgraduate Diploma in Health and Social Practice

  • Length 01 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 22760 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Postgraduate Diploma in Nursing

  • Length 01 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 22760 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details

Postgraduate Diploma in Sport and Exercise Science

  • Length 01 Year  
  • Total Tuition Fee 23440 NZD
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Average processing time 30 days
View Details