At TPP we’re serious about education. Our tutors are all experts in their field, have excellent industry connections and are passionate about teaching. They want you to learn the skills you need to succeed.

We value our students and we want your time with TPP to be an exciting experience that helps you get ahead. We want you to have a fantastic experience while you’re here so we offer support programmes that ensure the health and wellbeing needs of students are met. We also work with you to help you achieve your learning goals.

TPP’s wide range of practical programmes are focused on teaching you the skills you need to succeed in your chosen career. We offer various training options, including full-time programmes, short courses and fees-free options in some cases. We can also offer some part-time options to make the learning work for you. All TPP programmes have NZQA approval and are designed to give you a strong foundation in your chosen career.

Tai Poutini Polytechnic has campuses in Auckland, Christchurch, Wanaka, Westport and Greymouth, with a wide range of study options. Greymouth students have the option of living in TPP’s own student accommodation facilities. A home away from home while you’re studying. Tai Poutini Village offers 58 individual rooms and shared facilities for students. Village staff provide you with a living environment which encourages and supports the educational mission of the Polytechnic, supporting students in their chosen programme of study, and helping them to develop personally, socially and culturally.

Applying to enrol as a student at Tai Poutini Polytechnic is simple. If you require more information or wish to speak directly with a tutor please email us at info@tpp.ac.nz or free phone 0800 800 411 (TPP).

Accommodation

Tai Poutini Village, located in Greymouth, offers student accommodation to those studying at West...

Accommodation

Awards & Scholarships

*Student awards and scholarships are offered each year enabling students attending full time programmes...

Awards & Scholarships

Careers New Zealand

Careers New Zealand

Fees

   

Fees

Fees Free

Fees Free

Financial and Budgeting Advice

Financing your study If you are finding it difficult to survive financially, there are people...

Financial and Budgeting Advice

Student Info, Handbook and Academic Statute

Student Handbooks Our Student Information Handbook provides students, teachers and whanau with important information on...

Student Info, Handbook and Academic Statute

Library

More than just books and study guides, TPP’s library is designed to support students in...

Library

Loans & Allowances

Government Assistance The Government provides the following forms of assistance: Student loans Student allowances Training...

Loans & Allowances

MyQ

*MyQ is a new information tool being developed to strengthen information available to learners...

MyQ

Policies

Policies

Student Cafe

Food is fuel for the brain and you’ll be able to keep your tank...

Student Cafe

Student Welfare and Support Services

Kia Ora, Fakalofa lahi atu, Malo e Lelei, Ni Sa Bula, Kia Orana, Talofa...

Student Welfare and Support Services

Transportation

Tai Poutini Polytechnic provides students with a bus service operating Monday to Friday between...

Transportation

Youth Guarantee & Foundation Schemes

The Youth Guarantee Scheme (YGS) is for young school leavers aged 16-19 years who...

Youth Guarantee & Foundation Schemes

Student Print Services

Student print services now available at the Copy Centre: Business Card templates and...

Student Print Services

Graduation

TPP Graduation Ceremony 2019 – all you need to know   *When:* 6pm, Tuesday 4 February...

Graduation