Further Study ....
Careers Guidance Programme
All students receive career guidance at Hillmorton High School. In the senior school this includes meeting with tertiary provider staff, visits to tertiary providers, and support with tertiary institute applications both around New Zealand and internationally as appropriate.
Tertiary Education in New Zealand covers universities, polytechnics and private training establishments (PTEs).
Christchurch Tertiary Education
Here in Christchurch we have two universities ranked in the top 2% in the world: University of Canterbury and Lincoln University. We also have Ara Institute of Canterbury, along with some private tertiary providers.
Study in Christchurch provides an overview of potential study options.
Students are able to work part-time while studying at the tertiary level.
Post-study Work Visa
Students with acceptable tertiary-level qualifications completed in New Zealand can apply for a Post-study Work Visa to work in New Zealand.
Studying further Abroad
National Certificate of Education (NCEA) is New Zealand's national school-leaver qualification.
It is used for selection by universities both in New Zealand and internationally.