NorthTec, a New Zealand Government owned ITP remains the only Northland-based Tertiary Education Institute (TEI) that provides programmes from foundation to degree level. Founded In 1978, our main campus at Whangarei, approx. 160 kilometers North of Auckland. NorthTec's Auckland campus is located in the heart of the Auckland CBD. This campus is aimed at international students and we currently offer courses in Business and English Language. Further study options will be introduced in near future.