Wintec’s top hospitality students will go head to head with New Zealand’s emerging culinary and restaurant service superstars at the annual Nestlé Toque d’Or competition later this month.
90 years of providing the skills and knowledge to build a stronger community and thousands of careers created, Wintec is one of New Zealand's largest and leading Institutes of Technology/Polytechnics (ITPs).
With six campuses strategically located throughout the region, we are a leading provider of high quality, vocational and professional education in the Waikato region.
At Wintec you'll discover that you have the power to create your world, the way you want it.
We understand that times are changing. Although our buildings and technology reflects our commitment to that, our very core remains the same.
Our missions and values are unchanged and it is what drives our actions.
Our mission and values may be our core drivers, but our approach is what makes it happen. We understand that times are changing that's why we are committed to keeping up with the modern world.
Serving the Region since 1924
Since 1924, we have been a solid presence in the Waikato. The milestones we've reached and will continue to achieve is embedded in our history and celebrated around the region. We have come a long way since then but just imagine all that we can still do in the next coming years.
Māori at Wintec
The Māori culture and heritage is reflected in us and in what we do. From our marae and our Māori Achievement Unit to support services like Te Kete Kōnae (TKK), our environment nurture Maori ways of knowing and being in order to see successful outcomes.
Today at Wintec
Wintec and Waikato District Council will launch a cadetship programme next year that will create employment opportunities for civil engineering students and ensure the council has a highly skilled and qualified workforce.
More than 500 secondary school and tertiary students took to the kitchen at Wintec's Centre for Hospitality last week to battle it out in the annual Waikato Culinary Fare.
Check out the free Chinese language classes on offer at Wintec. Courtesy of the Confucius Institute.
Are you interested in finding out what it's like to study Midwifery? Want to hear from our current Midwifery students and get answers to all your questions? Come along to our information session and find out more!
Come to our Health Taster day where you can take part in practical activities and listen to presentations. You'll also get to meet our academic staff; and if you're ready, enrol on the day.