UP Education

UP Education is the largest provider of career and industry focused skills and qualifications in New Zealand. Over the past 20 years, Up Education have built an innovative, student-centered learning community that provides outstanding education opportunities for students seeking a tertiary study experience in New Zealand or Australia. It’s vocational and higher learning division operates five Category 1, registered Private Training Establishments (PTEs). The PTEs have a number of colleges which operate in the marketplace, and qualifications from each college are awarded as follows:

  • NZMA is a Category 1 provider, and as the registered PTE, awards all of the qualifications offered by NZMA and Academy NZ
  • NSIA is a Category 1 provider, and as the registered PTE, awards all of the qualifications offered by NSIA
  • The New Zealand College of Massage (NZCM) is a Category 3 provider, and as the registered PTE, awards all of the qualifications offered by NZCM
  • New Zealand Institute of Sport (NZIS) is a Category 1 provider, and as the registered PTE, awards all of the qualifications offered by NZIS
  • New Zealand School of Tourism (NZST) is a Category 1 provider, and as the registered PTE, awards all of the qualifications offered by NZST, Cut Above Academy and Elite School of Beauty & Spa
  • Yoobee Colleges Ltd is a Category 1 provider, and as the registered PTE, awards all of the qualifications offered by Yoobee Colleges.

Colleges under UP Education offer an innovative and dynamic range of certificate, diploma and degree courses in creative industries, information technology, tourism, hospitality, business, trades and services, health, beauty and early childhood education. New Zealand-based foundation programmes prepare students for degree-level study, and include the University of Auckland Certificate in Foundation Studies, the AUT Certificate in Foundation Studies, and the Victoria University of Wellington Foundation Studies Programme.

Available Courses

  • Business
  • Creative Industries
  • Health
  • Hospitality and cookery
  • Information Technology
  • Tourism

Features

  • 80% vocational graduates from Up Education go on to higher study or jobs
  • UP Education partners with the University of Auckland, AUT University, Victoria University of Wellington in New Zealand; and the University of Tasmania, Swinburne University of Technology, and Charles Darwin University in Australia
  • Second year fee is significantly less than the first year
  • Hands on courses backed by industry demand

 

Intake

Multiple intakes

 

Fee Ranges

NZD 32,000 - 35,000

 

Location:
Auckland , Christchurch , Dunedin , Hamilton , Rotoura , Wellington,

Institution Type: Private Training Establishment