Course Finder: explore tertiary courses in technology, engineering and science

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Futureintech's Course Finder lists more than 350 degrees, diplomas and certificates offered by New Zealand universities and polytechs. It includes tertiary qualifications in areas such as Information Technology, Science, Engineering, Surveying and Food Technology.

You can explore options in a broad subject area or select a more defined area. Alternatively, you might want to look at qualifications at a particular level or find out what's offered in your region. You can even see what courses are taught by an individual polytech or university.

You can also combine two or more selections to narrow down your search. For example, you could:

  • Find diploma-level courses in Engineering
  • Get a list of the Information Technology options offered by CPIT
  • Find out what Environmental Science options there are in the Auckland region

Select the broad subject area you're interested in:

And/or select the type of qualification (certificate, diploma or degree) that you'd like to complete:

And/or find out what you can study in your region:

And/or list the courses offered by a particular polytech or university:

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Disclaimer: The Futureintech Course Finder lists tertiary qualifications that prepare school leavers for careers in the technology, engineering and science-related industries. Although we do our best to make sure the Course Finder is correct, complete and up-to-date, we recommend that you check all details with the relevant tertiary provider.

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Not sure how a diploma differs from a degree?

We've written a short guide to the different tertiary qualifications offered by New Zealand's universities, polytechnics and institutes of technology.
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Read Futureintech's guide to tertiary qualifications >>


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