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The future is bright for non-degree science, engineering and trades careers

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With the first year of tertiary study – or first two years of industry training – now fees free for many school leavers, it’s a great time to get into a career in science, engineering, technology and the trades.


Is fees-free tertiary education calling you to study?

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Thinking about study in 2018? Here's what you need to know about choosing study and whether you're eligible for fees-free tertiary education.


Help! My young person is choosing university for the wrong reasons

Q & A with Careers NZ

Continuing our Q & A series – answering questions from parents about their children's work and learning choices.


Is distance learning right for you?

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Studying for a tertiary qualification is a big commitment, so it's important to make sure that the study method you choose is right for you. If you would like to study but are unsure about going to university, distance learning might be a good option. 


Get the most out of university open days

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Going to university is a big decision so it’s important to make sure you have all the information you need to make an informed choice. Open days are a great way to find out everything you need to know.