Ara Institute of Canterbury is a vibrant, progressive, government-funded tertiary institute providing world-class, tertiary-level education throughout the Canterbury and Waitaki region. Ara was created in 2016 when education providers CPIT and Aoraki Polytechnic merged, bringing together two well-established organisations and over 200 years of collective experience and success.
Their talented staff, innovative business collaborators and supportive community partners are passionate about the role they play in their students’ success. Together, they’re committed to equipping every student with the industry-relevant knowledge, skills and experience they need to get the job they want and to excel in it.
Their learning models and course content continually evolve to respond to industry and regional needs. To ensure their students have real-world experience, they offer an ever-expanding array of workplace training opportunities, internships, apprenticeships and partnerships with industry. And to meet demand for flexible study options, they offer an increasing range of online, blended delivery and part time programmes.
These measures, combined with a low student-to-tutor ratio and comprehensive support services, ensure their students thrive in an inclusive, nurturing, flexible and technology-enhanced study environment where meaningful learning experiences are the norm.
And it means that when they head out into the world, their graduates are work-ready and equipped with internationally-relevant qualifications, valuable industry connections and skills that will enable them to contribute to a fast-changing world.
We at Great Nation NZ have compiled a list of courses offered by the ARA Institute of Canterbury in an easy to access format, all the details given below are updated for the year 2019-2020. We do try to keep this page up to date, but, the course fees may vary slightly due to currency fluctuations. Do contact us at Great Nation NZ for professional guidance to study at ARA Institute of Canterbury, New Zealand.
Courses offered by ARA Institute of Canterbury 2019-2020