Institutes of technology and polytechnics

Institutes of Technology and Polytechnics (ITPs) focus on both delivering vocational education and undertaking applied research to support vocational learning.

The types of funding accessed by ITPs include:

The Metro Group comprises New Zealand's six largest ITPs.

The NZITP Group represents 12 ITPs across regional and metropolitan New Zealand.

Visit the ITPs page on this website for more information.


  • Last changed: 24 June 2015
  • Last verified: 24 June 2015