Christchurch Polytechnic Institute of Technology
Christchurch Polytechnic Institute of Technology

About Us

With over 2,000 staff and over 100 years' experience, CPIT is one of New Zealand's largest tertiary institutions. We are a government guaranteed institution with a reputation for providing high quality degree, diploma, certificate and English programmes. With over 2,000 staff and over 100 years' experience, CPIT is one of New Zealand's largest tertiary institutions. We are a government guaranteed institution with a reputation for providing high quality degree, diploma, certificate and English programmes. Our programmes are all NZQA quality assured and our degrees are equal status to university degrees. Our students graduate with the work ready professional skills that lead to employment. You can trust CPIT to offer you a successful learning experience; 25,000 students each year can't be wrong! CPIT's International School of English Language (ISEL) offers world class facilities, small classes and friendly and experienced teachers. Start dates are flexible with a wide range of academic, exam preparation, vocational and elective courses to support learning. Studying English at ISEL also means that you enjoy all the facilities and benefits of studying at a large tertiary institution. Plus you get to meet and talk to 'kiwi' students everyday.