IPU New Zealand Tertiary Institute

IPU New Zealand strives to deliver a global vision for education, through a truly multilingual and multicultural environment.


IPU New Zealand is a unique environment for those who want to learn about their role in the global community. By catering to international students from a wide range of different backgrounds, IPU New Zealand offers a culturally diverse setting. IPU New Zealand also welcomes domestic students who are also looking to study International Business, International Relations, Environmental studies, English Language studies, or for those who want to master an international language (Japanese and Mandarin). Degree, diploma, and postgraduate programmes are offered, which are all approved by the New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA). IPU New Zealand has been given the highest possible rank available for Tertiary Institutes by NZQA – Highly Confident. 
IPU New Zealand works to expand the horizons of all students, where they are immersed, living and learning with fellow students as part of an international community which embraces over 20 different nationalities. There is an emphasis on small class sizes, where students can enjoy a close relationship with their teaching staff.  
The institute offers the opportunities to travel to Japan while studying, whether through the 20-week exchange in IPU Japan (Okayama), our two year Double Degree Programme or through the Business Internship at Tokyo International Business College. Students can gain critical experience and knowledge, using IPU New Zealand’s global network of educational providers.  
Campus accommodation is offered to students, with ten halls of residence providing a safe and supportive accommodation that feels like a home away from home, with all meals and campus facilities provided. IPU New Zealand offers a unique and interactive environment that is excellent for studying, learning languages and socialisingWith a range of activities happening on campus and many events in the city, students enjoy a vibrant student lifestyle. 

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Physical Address

57 Aokautere Drive
Palmerston North

Contact us

+64 6 354 0922 
0800 367 472

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