The Mind Lab by Unitec is now open in Christchurch

After our expansion into Gisborne and Wellington, we are thrilled to announce that The Mind Lab by Unitec is now open in Christchurch at 24 Walker Street. Please pop in to see us and enjoy a coffee at our onsite cafe.

For teachers interested in our Postgraduate Programme we host two more Open Homes: Friday 3rd July 3:00-5:00pm or Saturday 4th July 10:00am-12:00pm. Please register here. See you then!

Applications for July intake of postgraduate programme –

Applications for our Postgraduate Certificate in Applied Practice (Digital and Collaborative Learning) starting week commencing 13 July in Auckland, Gisborne, Wellington and Christchurch have been extended to 5:00 pm Monday 6 July. Don’t forget that we have $2000 NEXT Generation Teacher Scholarships available for public school teachers nationwide so get in quick to ensure you don’t miss out.

More information on the postgraduate programme is available here and once you have applied for the programme you will be sent an email with a link to the scholarship application form.

Fee’s Living the Dream!

Take a look at how Fee applies her learnings from our Postgraduate Certificate in Applied Practice (Digital and Collaborative Learning) directly into her teaching practice. What are you waiting for?

Join our 13 July intake now.

Application deadline extended until 5:00 pm Monday 6 July.

Postgraduate Certificate in Applied Practice

Postgraduate Certificate in Applied Practice (Digital & Collaborative Learning)

This new and highly innovative postgraduate qualification offers a specialisation in digital and collaborative learning specifically for teachers. To apply for the programme you will ideally be a teacher with either an undergraduate qualification or a Diploma in Education, with three or more years’ experience as a teacher. Other applicants should contact us to discuss. The programme is part time and runs for 32 weeks.
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Programmes for Children



Turn your interest into a passion in one of our 4 week (1 hour per week) courses offered across a full range of topics, designed to increase skills and enhance your learning experience.

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School Holidays

Escape to The Mind Lab for a school holiday getaway. Students will explore a different daily topic and learn new skills across the spectrum of technology, creativity and innovation.

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Programmes for Teachers and School Groups


Teacher Development

Professional development sessions designed to expose teachers to new technologies and learning methodologies that can be applied across the curriculum.

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Make your event memorable. Team building sessions, family celebrations and office functions can all be catered for at The Mind Lab by Unitec.

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School Groups

We are committed to raising skill levels for all preschool/primary/intermediate/secondary school students in the key areas of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) as well as creative and innovative courses.

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