International Diploma in Cookery Graduate
Arjun Singh came to UCOL wanting to expand his culinary skills. Now he’s working at one of New Zealand’s most renowned hotels.
On completion of her UCOL placement and qualification, Ankita was selected to work as a summer student at AgResearch.
Bachelor of Applied Science (Medical Imaging Technology) Graduate
A passion for medicine and a desire to help people led Shreya to thrive in her studies and gain employment at Wellington Hospital.
Music Technology Lecturer
Usually not long back from an international tour with well-known New Zealand Reggae Dub band The Black Seeds, Nigel skilfully balances two worlds.
Organic Agriculture Lecturer
Raised in rural New Zealand, Richard Pedley has spent his years asking questions about and exploring the natural world.
Head of School Nurse Education, Regional
Carol Stewart believes she was born to be a nurse and says she doesn’t regret one day of her career.
New Zealand Certificate in Baking Graduate
Not everyone is suited to working the hours of a baker, but Sunil Gupta is happy to pull a 3.00pm to midnight shift.
National Certificate in Engineering - Fabrication Graduate
Seeking a trade he could use anywhere, Shannon upskilled in fabrication engineering and immediately got a full-time job.
Being offered a job as an assistant in a friend’s hair salon was all the encouragement Kath Smith needed to take a whole new career path.
Senior Chef Lecturer, UCOL Palmerston North
Hayden's innovative approach to his students’ success has him using PlayStation as a tool in the classroom.
Bachelor of Applied Visual Imaging Graduate
Within a week of graduating Chris had a job as a graphic designer. He attributes a lot of his success to to his lecturers who helped him to grow as an artist.
Head of School of Nursing (Palmerston North)
UCOL’s new Head of School, Nurse Education (Palmerston North) Vicki-Lee Tyacke has come full circle now leading the school she started out at.