News, events and consultations
Kawepūrongo, Whakawhitinga Kōrero
This section covers news relevant to tertiary education organisations. It includes TEC, government and TEO initiatives, changes to our funding or reporting, and sector trends and research. You will also find information on any open consultations, including those we are running on behalf of the Minister for Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment.
Kei konei ngā kawepūrongo e hāngai ana ki ngā kura mātauranga matua. Ka whakawhāiti mai ngā kaupapa kei te kōkiritia e te Amorangi Mātauranga Matua (TEC), te kāwanatanga me ngā kura mātauranga matua, te panonitanga ā-pūtea tautoko, ā-pūrongo hoki, ngā ahunga hou a te rāngai me ngā mahi rangahau. Ka kitea hoki ngā pārongo mō ngā whakawhitinga kōrero tuwhera, tae atu ki ērā kei te whakahaeretia e mātou mō te taha ki te Minita Mātauranga Matua, Pūkenga me te Whai Mahi.
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Te reo Māori - our translationPublished 9 November 2016
One of the features of our new website is that some of the key information, including page titles and landing page summaries, has been translated into te reo Māori.
Vocational training sector explores how to adapt to changePublished 9 November 2016
A common theme at the NZ Vocational Education and Training (VET) Research Forum was the changing nature of workplaces and workplace skill needs, and the way in which the VET sector needs to adapt to a...
Communities of Learning helping learners achieve their full potentialPublished 9 November 2016
The Ministry of Education is encouraging tertiary education organisations (TEOs) to join Communities of Learning | Kāhui Ako in their area.
Youth under-employment broader than attitudePublished 9 November 2016
The lack of connection between young people and employers in South Auckland is the subject of a new government initiative and report released recently.
TEC monitoring of Lincoln University sees $1.5 million repaid to the CrownPublished 19 October 2016
Lincoln University has repaid $1.5 million (GST exclusive) to the Tertiary Education Commission (TEC) after an independent investigation showed the university’s Telford Division had not delivered the ...
Four reviews into Tertiary Education Organisations releasedPublished 15 September 2016
The Tertiary Education Commission (TEC) has today released four reviews that were initiated after a new approach to data analysis was introduced last year.
Breach means training provider must repay $1.47 millionPublished 23 June 2016
The New Zealand School of Outdoor Studies is to repay $1.47 million (GST-exclusive) to the Tertiary Education Commission (the TEC) following an investigation which showed that some student enrolments ...
TEC confirms two investigationsPublished 12 May 2016
The Tertiary Education Commission (TEC) today confirmed it has commissioned investigations at Lincoln University’s Telford Division and at Tai Poutini Polytechnic.
Training provider in breach of funding conditions told to repay TEC $6.2 millionPublished 23 October 2015
The Tertiary Education Commission (TEC) says Agribusiness Training Ltd has been told to repay $6.24 million after an independent investigation found it had failed to deliver some vocational education ...
Breach means training provider must repay $7.5 millionPublished 7 September 2015
Taratahi Agricultural Training Centre (Taratahi) is to repay $7.5 million (GST-exclusive) to the Tertiary Education Commission (TEC) after an independent investigation showed it had not delivered seve...