Ara Institute of Canterbury

Ara Institute of Canterbury is the largest institute of technology in the South Island.  Established in 1906 the Institute is one of NZ’s most diverse government tertiary institutions.  Ara offers a wide variety of quality qualifications, including post graduate diplomas, graduate diplomas, bachelor degrees, diplomas, foundation and English Language programmes. The School of English at Ara is highly regarded and offers a wide range of English language courses and is a centre for English Language examinations including IELTS, OET, and Cambridge.  Our excellent student support services include advisors who speak Korean.