Toi Ohomai


Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology is part of Te Pūkenga — Aotearoa New Zealand’s largest tertiary education provider. Te Pūkenga brings together on-the-job, on-campus, and online vocational education and training right across Aotearoa.

When you talk to international student graduates about Toi Ohomai, two things come up again and again. Students often say class sizes were small, their tutors were amazing offering plenty of support, and they made lifelong friends.
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The campus

Toi Ohomai has five main campuses across Rotorua, Tauranga, Taupō, Tokoroa, and Whakatāne, with additional sites across the Bay of Plenty and South Waikato regions.

They offer a wide range of services and facilities to enhance your campus experience while you study.

They have a dedicated international student support team, super helpful learning support teams and a range of health and wellbeing services.

Check out their ‘Find your feet’ video to see what services are available on campus.

There are plenty of different student support services available for you too. The international team can help you with what you want to know about studying, and life in Aotearoa New Zealand.  
The team will also organise social events so you can meet other students.

Subjects to choose

You can choose from more than 150 study options at Toi Ohomai. There are courses and qualifications from certificate right through to postgraduate level.

This institute offers small class sizes and an inclusive, supportive environment. Courses are offered across the wider Bay of Plenty region, including Tauranga, Rotorua, Tokoroa, Taupō, Whakatāne and more.

toi ohomai subjects to study


Animal Care & Veterinary Nursing




Beauty Therapy


Bridging & Foundation Skills

Business Admin & Technology

Business Management

Carpentry & Construction

Computing & IT


Culinary Arts, Food & Beverage

Educational Pathways

Electrotechnology & Electrical

Engineering & Welding

English Language

Environmental Management



Graphic Design

Hairdressing & Barbering

Health & Safety

Health Care



Kuapapa Māori

Legal Studies

Marine Studies


Massage Therapy

Media Studies

Music & Performance



Police & Defence Force

Professional Mentoring

Real Estate

Social Services

Sport & recreation


Te Reo Māori


Tourism & Travel

Transport & Logistics

Wood Manufacturing

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There are many accommodation options for you to consider while studying at Toi Ohomai.

You can share with other students in a hostel or hall of residence, live with a family in a homestay situation, flat with others, or rent a place on your own.

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Visit Toi Ohomai

Find out what’s on offer at Toi Ohomai by visting their website.  Review course options, student lifestyle, locations and other study resources.