Māori in Tertiary Education: Fact Sheets

Publication Details

A series of fact sheets that presents information on Māori tertiary education students: their participation by qualification level, their qualification completions, their field of study and student allowances and loans – as well as participation in industry training by Māori employees.

These series of short fact sheets have been jointly developed by teams from the Ministry of Education – Tertiary Sector Performance Analysis and Māori Tertiary Education – and the Tertiary Education Commission. These fact sheets provide easy access to key information on Māori in tertiary education and analysis of trends for Māori by selected tertiary education topics.

You can also find information on Māori students in the annual reports Profile & Trends: New Zealand’s Tertiary Education Sector and the Tertiary Education Statistics, also available on Education Counts.

Author(s): Various

Date Published: May 2011

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    This fact sheet describes selected characteristics of Māori tertiary education students. It includes:

    • Māori student participation in tertiary education
    • enrolment trends by gender and study loads
    • employment outcomes of young Māori graduates
    • student allowances recipients and loan borrowers, fields of study, qualification completions, and Māori language courses.

    Author(s): Mieke Wensvoort, Ministry of Education.

    Date Published: September 2015

    Category: Māori-medium

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    This factsheet includes gender information on Māori tertiary education students, the qualifications students are taking, where they are studying, field of study, student allowances and loans and other important characteristics of Māori students. Also included is information on Māori employees in industry training and Gateway.

    Author(s): Mieke Wensvoort, Tertiary Sector Performance Analysis and Reporting, Ministry of Education.

    Date Published: May 2011

    Category: Māori-medium

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    Date Published: Last Updated: March 2007


    Category: English Medium

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