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Wintec offers a large number of certificate and diploma programmes and specialist training for industry training organisations and the community and business sectors. Waikato Institute of Technology (Wintec) provides innovative and high quality vocationally-oriented education and training. The aim is to meet the needs of business and industry and provide graduates who are work-ready and employable. 

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Thursday, 1 November 2012
Animated bugs take out Cut! 2012 A quirky stop-motion film has won top prize at the Cut! national secondary schools short video competition. 267 views

Friday, 14 September 2012
Students to showcase motorbikes at Regional Trades Academy Students from Otorohanga College, Te Wharekura o Maniapoto, Te Kuiti High School and Piopio College will showcase their motorbikes to the public next Friday – the end product from their first year at the newly launched Regional Trades Academy in Te Kuiti. 167 views

Tuesday, 7 August 2012
Waikato apprentices bring home medals Waikato tradespeople proved they’re at the top of their game at the WorldSkills New Zealand National Finals held in Christchurch last month. 153 views

Friday, 27 July 2012
Wintec awards Masters to Netball Legend For more than 60 years Monica Leggat has dedicated her life to netball, earning her legendary status in netball circles and now a Masters degree. 174 views

Friday, 4 May 2012
Wintec's annual report shows strong financial result Wintec’s 2011 annual report shows a strong financial result due to increased student enrolment numbers and greater efficiencies. 208 views

Monday, 23 January 2012
New Study Options in Health and Social Practice For the first time in the Waikato health and social service professionals can access a wider range of postgraduate study options. 212 views

Friday, 14 October 2011
Wintec Honorary Awards for a Masterchef and a Netball Legend An internationally acclaimed Michelin star chef and a proud Waikato woman who has devoted her life to netball will have honorary awards conferred upon them next year by Wintec (Waikato Institute of Technology). 206 views

Friday, 30 September 2011
New Wintec Council Member Appointed Maori advocate and chartered accountant Maxine Moana–Tuwhangai has been appointed to the Wintec Council. 346 views

Wednesday, 10 August 2011
Wintec's Modern Wharenui Taking Shape A wharenui with a modern twist is starting to take shape on Wintec’s Hamilton city campus. 240 views

Monday, 1 August 2011
More awards for Wintec House Wintec House has scooped its third award since it opened last year, this time winning gold at the recent Waikato Registered Master Builders House of the Year Awards. 556 views

Tuesday, 19 July 2011
New centre and diploma widen opportunities in healthcare Wintec's new Centre for Health and Social Practice recognises the interconnectivity between healthcare and social services, and will build on this relationship for the benefit of students and industry. 348 views

Tuesday, 12 July 2011
Secondary School's Top Art exhibition Wintec welcomes the NCEA Secondary School’s Top Art exhibition for 2011. 224 views

Wintec Chair to Retire Next Year Long-standing Chair of the Waikato Institute of Technology (Wintec), Gordon Chesterman, is to step down next April. 166 views

Friday, 8 July 2011
New Name for Wintec's Avalon Campus Wintec’s Avalon campus in the north of Hamilton has been renamed the Rotokauri campus. 430 views

Monday, 4 July 2011
Five More Years for Wintec Chief Executive The Waikato Institute of Technology (Wintec) has renewed the contract of Chief Executive, Mark Flowers, for a further five years from October 1, 2011. 250 views

Wednesday, 22 June 2011
Wintec extends its educational reach The worldwide head of the Sikh community visits Hamilton tomorrow to sign an educational agreement with Wintec. 225 views

Friday, 20 May 2011
Warner Music Group love, love, love Avalanche City Wintec Media Arts graduate Dave Baxter has just been signed up by United States recording giant, Warner Music Group, receiving a global deal for his band Avalanche City. 256 views

Wednesday, 11 May 2011
International Student of the Year Wintec social work student Kai Quan, from China, has been named International Student of the Year by Education New Zealand. 216 views

Wednesday, 27 April 2011
Wintec Secures Partnership with Open University of Malaysia Wintec will help the Open University of Malaysia to provide security programmes as part of a new educational partnership. 207 views

Friday, 25 March 2011
On top of the world Wintec tourism student, Melissa Haakma, achieved the best result internationally for the City & Guilds Advanced Diploma in International Tourism. 543 views

Tuesday, 15 July 2008
Wintec and QJumpers team up to beat rural skill shortage Te Kuiti Wintec and on-line recruitment company QJumpers have spearheaded a new initiative to offer an online career planning course called Get Set to their local communities for free. 600 views