Courses in your area

There are a wide range of Māori language courses available, some are free, others are fee based. Most courses are taught by a tutor, there are others that are offered through books, tapes and CDs.

We have arranged the course information below by course location.

If there is a course you know about that should be included please let us know.

North Island: Northland | Auckland | Bay of Plenty | Waikato | Taranaki | East Coast | Manawatu, Horowhenua, Wairarapa | Kapiti, Hutt Valley, Wellington

South Island: Nelson | Christchurch | Dunedin , Invercargill, Gore

Distance Learning

North Island

Northland

  • Northland Polytechnic, Whangarei, Kerikeri, Kaikohe and Dargaville
    Māori language courses are offered with a focus on Nga Puhi dialect and custom. Online learning and short courses are also available.

Auckland

Bay of Plenty

  • Anamata, Private Training Establishment, Whakatane
    Certificate and degree courses
  • University of Waikato , Tauranga
    Te Tohu Paetahi, specialised degree programme mainly in Māori

Waikato

Taranaki

East Coast

Manawatu, Wairarapa, Horowhenua

Kapiti, Hutt Valley , Wellington

South Island

Nelson

  • Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology Marlborough Campus
    Certificate and short courses

Christchurch

  • Southern Institute of Technology, Christchurch , Gore, Invercargill
    Te Ara Reo Māori language course

Dunedin, Invercargill, Gore

  • Kokiri Training Centre
    Full time introductory reo Māori courses
  • Southern Institute of Technology, Christchurch , Gore, Invercargill
    Te Ara Reo Māori language course

Distance Learning

  • Distance Learning New Zealand Correspondence School, Wellington
    Māori language courses