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Tēnā koutou, Kia orana, Fakaalofa lahi atu, Talofa lava, Gude tru olgeta, Taloha ni, Malo e lelei, Ni sa bula vinaka, Kia ora tātou.

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About Us

TEC is responsible for funding tertiary education in New Zealand, assisting our people to reach their full potential and contributing to the social and economic well-being of the country.

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Previous news

SAC Levels 1 and 2 competitive process assessment scores

Additional information about the SAC Levels 1 and 2 competitive process assessment scores is now available. Read more

PBRF 2018 Quality Evaluation

The TEC has now convened a Sector Reference Group (SRG) to develop the guide for the 2018 Quality Evaluation. Read more

Research excellence to the fore

TEC is pleased to announce that the Royal Society of New Zealand will be managing the selection process for the establishment of three new Centres of Research Excellence (CoREs). Read more

2013 educational performance information now published

2013 Educational Performance Information for SAC/YG funded TEOs and Industry Training Organisations is now available. Read more

2013 Educational Performance Indicators

The TEC will publish 2013 educational performance information for all SAC/YG funded TEOs and industry training organisations on the TEC website next week.

Māori Research CoRE

The selection round for a Centre of Research Excellence (CoRE), Māori Research is now open. Read more