Centres of Research Excellence

Current CoREs

The Minister of Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment has announced that four more CoREs have been selected by the TEC at the end of the second round of CoREs funding, increasing the total number of cross-institutional CoREs from six to 10.

The 10 CoREs funded through to 2020 are:

Two CoREs are also funded through to 31 December 2015:

The publication CoREs and effect provides an evaluative analysis of the performance of these CoREs. The study has found evidence of a number of impacts on New Zealand’s society and economy, including increased collaboration between researchers.



  • Last changed: 21 September 2015
  • Last verified: 21 September 2015