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Discover your career while in school with UCOL.

With the support of our Transition Team we support you to find your passion, attain NCEA credits, and gain industry knowledge and experience.

  • STAR

    Study STAR at UCOL

    STAR programmes are the perfect taster to a life-long career. UCOL’s range of STAR programmes allow Secondary School students to experience a short burst of the UCOL environment, and exposure to different industries.

  • U-Skills

    U-Skills Automotive student works on an engine at our Palmerston North campus

    U-Skills is the perfect programme to gain credits while finding out what you love. Senior Secondary School students attend UCOL one day per week while working towards NCEA and industry credits to set them up for the career of their choice.

  • Dual Pathways

    A carpentry student sitting on a pile of timber

    Spend two days per week working on practical projects and gaining industry knowledge with the comfort of zero fees and the safety of school.