Nau mai, haere mai ki Te Kura Toi Tangata Faculty of Education

As New Zealand’s leading Faculty of Education we are committed to enhancing education through the three interconnected disciplines of teaching, research and professional learning. Within our diverse communities we offer opportunities for students seeking a programme of study, and researchers interested in networking with like-minded people.

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Teacher Education

Our teacher education programmes prepare future teachers who will inspire the next generation to become 21st Century leaders in their community.

Sport and Leisure Studies

As one of the fastest growing industries – our sport and leisure graduates are sought-after for their practical and theoretical knowledge.

Postgraduate Study

Postgraduate study suits educators, educational leaders, counsellors and sport and leisure experts interested in research and enhancing their practice.


View our full range of subject areas, including Education Studies, Human Development, Global Studies, and Counselling.

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Research & Expertise

Our institutes and centres support research that informs practice and makes a difference.

Professional Learning

Relevant and practical professional learning opportunities are available for educators and educational leaders.

Collaborations / relationships

Our Faculty has connections with education providers, national associations, industries and professions.


By engaging in international partnerships with a wide range of providers, we are able to offer unique research and student exchange options.

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Māori Identity

The Faculty’s commitment to Māori is reflected in our teaching, research and practice.

Te Hononga

School of Curriculum and Pedagogy

Te Oranga

School of Human Development and Movement Studies

Te Whiringa

School of Educational Leadership and Policy