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Do you want to inspire the next generation of makers, doers, inventors, and creators? Apply now for our Postgraduate Certificate in Applied Practice (Digital and Collaborative Learning).

You will apply through Unitec’s website. See step by step on how to apply here.

Make sure you select: ‘Post Graduate Cert in Applied Practice (Digital & Collaborative Learning) The Mind Lab by Unitec’.
T&C’s click here.
For full FAQ about the programme click here.

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Checklist for enrolling

Student Dashboard– a dedicated dashboard to track your application status. Once you’ve applied for the programme you will set up a login for your dashboard.

Conditional Offer Letter–   You will be sent a conditional offer email instantly after you have submitted your application. This will request you to do the following:

  • Complete the supplementary form, which is also the scholarship form.
  • Attach your proof of residency in your dashboard:

New Zealand Citizens:
Please attach a coloured scanned copy of your original Birth Certificate, Citizenship Certificate or New Zealand Passport as proof of your citizenship. You are required to attach a scan of your original document to us. Scans of copies are not acceptable. Unitec reserves the right to request the verified copy of your documents, if required.

Non ­ New Zealand Citizens:
Please attach a verified copy of your current international passport. Verification can be done by your Principal, a JP or Solicitor. Please include details of your Residency Permit and Returning Residents Visa or Permanent Residents Visa (if issued after 20 November 2010).

Attach additional documents if you hold one of the following Teacher Registrations:
Full: Proof of Residency.
Provisional: Proof of Residency and Qualification
Subject to Confirmation: Proof of Residency, Qualification and Letter of Employment.

Find Guidelines for Attaching Documents here.

Offer of place

Once you have completed the above tasks our admissions team will assess your application and if you meet all the required you will then receive an offer of place.

You will be requested to accept the offer on your dashboard. A confirmation letter will be sent after online acceptance and we will complete your enrolment.


Scholarships will be processed alongside your programme application. You will receive an update on your scholarship once you have completed all tasks prior to online acceptance of your offer of place.

Find out more about scholarships here.

Should you have any questions please contact or call 0800 MINDLAB