Whitireia is a government-owned and funded tertiary institute of technology, known for its high student success rates and culturally diverse student body. Established in 1986, Whitireia offers a broad range of programmes across multiple campuses to a diverse range of learners. Over 135 programmes of study are offered at certificate, diploma, degree, postgraduate and masters levels. All programmes have been developed in conjunction with industry to offer excellent applied qualifications. Graduate survey results over the past few years show very high levels of satisfaction, indicating that graduates value the programme they completed. Whitireia also operates in collaboration with Wellington Institute of Technology to provide the best possible choices for students in the Wellington region and beyond. This partnership is driven by a commitment to put students first, by providing more choice, more opportunities and improved experiences.