Te Papa Ako o Tai Tokerau

In the heart of Whangārei Te Papa Ako o Tai Tokerau offers teaching qualifications and preparation programmes for students wanting to stay in the North and be close to family, work and support.

We’re dedicated to providing a range of foundation and teaching programmes for those living in Northland.

Welcome to our campus

Discover the benefits of staying in Northland, close to whānau and friends, while gaining a high-quality teaching qualification.

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Explore your options for study at Tai Tokerau Campus.

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Our support services help you succeed academically and personally at Tai Tokerau Campus.

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Find out why students are proud to study at Tai Tokerau Campus in the heart of Whangārei.

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Helen Clark

Join us for a series of free public lectures bringing international experts to the Tai Tokerau community.

Who are the speakers?

Get to know the academic and professional staff who work at the University's campus in Whangārei.

Kia ora

Contact us to request more information or arrange to drop in at Tai Tokerau Campus for a chat and campus tour.

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Gemma Thompson's video

Gemma, Primary Teacher

Gemma tells us why the Bachelor of Education (Teaching) Huarahi Māori specialisation was the right choice to set her up in her career as a teacher.

Find out more about the Bachelor of Education (Teaching)