Christchurch Polytechnic Institute of Technology
- College Name : Christchurch Polytechnic Institute of Technology
- Website address : www.cpit.ac.nz
- College Location : 130 Madras St, Christchurch Central, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
- Phone : +64 3-940 8000
With more than 100 years’ experience and over 2,000 staff, CPIT is one of New Zealand’s largest tertiary institutions. We are a government owned institution with a reputation for providing high quality degree, diploma, certificate and English language programmes. Our programmes are all New Zealand Qualifications Authority quality assured and our degrees are equal in status to university degrees. Our students graduate with work-ready professional skills. Most of our degree programmes include cooperative education projects in industry leading to great employment opportunities. You can trust CPIT to offer you a successful learning experience. Over 25,000 students each year can’t be wrong!
With more than 200 programmes on offer including qualifications ranging from certificates through to degree and graduate diplomas, CPIT offers an encouraging learning environment that supports flexible learning options with experienced tutors and small class sizes amid modern surroundings.
Outside the classroom environment, CPIT’s Learning Services Team provides confidential advice to students at all study levels. Services include advice and guidance with learning skills, assignment writing and numeracy skills. Students can join study groups, attend free seminars and speak with a range of international, friendly staff members.
Full of opportunities, CPIT is more than just a place to study!
CPIT is New Zealand Government-owned and has been at the forefront of applied vocational learning for more than 100 years. Recognised internationally for its strong emphasis on applied and practical learning, utilising work-integration and industry relationships, CPIT attracts a high calibre of academic staff and students.
CPIT bachelor degree programmes have been through a rigorous and robust design process, and encompass strong strategic and practical elements. They are endorsed and supported by industry, making it easy for students to fast-track their career development and employment prospects. Graduate studies are also available at CPIT, enabling tertiary-qualified students the opportunity to extend their knowledge and advance their career in a relatively short timeframe.