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Wellington Institute of Technology_campus

Location: 11 Kensington Ave, Petone, Wellington 5012

Country: New Zealand.

Near by Big City: Palmerston North

About The Institute: The Wellington Institute of Technology, or WelTec is a public New Zealand polytechnic based in Petone, Lower Hutt. WelTec was formed by an amalgamation between the Central Institute of Technology and the Hutt Valley Polytechnic in 2001. Hutt Valley Polytechnic was established in 1904.WelTec delivers vocational education to about 8000 students every year.WelTec offers over 140 courses in disciplines ranging from hospitality, business, information technology, visual arts, counselling, engineering and construction. WelTec's main campus is in Petone, Lower Hutt; it also has campuses in Wellington, Auckland and Christchurch.

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Bursaries: Fuji Xerox Scholarships 2016-To assist new students who have demonstrated outstanding academic potential and leadership capabilities to attend WelTec.

Accommodation: 222 Willis is the newest student accommodation development in Wellington, New Zealand. Redevelopment on site at 222 Willis St took place over 2013 and the complex welcomed its first intake of students in January 2014.The complex comprises of 6 floors with 280 beds. The accommodation is configured into a mix of studio, 2 bedroom and 4 bedroom apartments. Each apartment is comfortably furnished and has its own bathroom. Bedrooms come complete with a bed, chair, desk, wardrobe, shelves, noticeboards and blinds. Wi-Fi is available in all rooms and power is included in the rental costs.There is a kitchen in each apartment with a cooktop, fridge, microwave and storage space. There is also a shared TV lounge and group study space to enjoy.The facility provides a secure and managed environment. The building has a number of security cameras and each floor has a senior student, called an Residential Assistant (RA), in residence. In Addition, the two senior staff also live in residence.To Residents are required to sign a contract and stay for the length of their course of study.

Admission Requirement*: NCEA with unit standards completed in literacy, numeracy and other areas,Previous school qualifications such as School Certificate or UE.

IELTS Requirements: A minimum IELTS (Academic) score of 6.0 with no band score lower than 5.5

Fees Range: 17, 000 to 20,000NZ$.

*Conditions apply.