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A very warm welcome to the TEC website.

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

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 with the TEC accepting expressions of interest, and seeking nominations for the selection committee. Read more

Latest Māori & Pasifika Trades Training providers announced

Read the joint media release from Minister Steven Joyce and Minister Tariana Turia.

ICT Graduate School programme

The programme will deliver industry-focused education and research that builds connections between tertiary education providers and key ICT firms. Read more about the ICT Graduate School programme.

MOOCs discussion document

A discussion document about Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) is now available on our website.

Performance data uploaded to TEO workspaces

Performance summary data for delivery in 2013 for the following funds has been uploaded to tertiary education organisation (TEO) workspaces: Intensive Literacy and Numeracy; Intensive Literacy and Numeracy – Targeted ESOL; Workplace Literacy (TEO-led); and Workplace Literacy – Employee-targeted.