Nau mai haere mai ki Te Pua Wānanga ki te Ao

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Te Pua Wānanga ki te Ao

Faculty of Māori and Indigenous Studies

Nau mai, haere mai kia whakatauhia ngā hua ora o te puawānanga o Te Wao Nui a Tāne ki runga i a koutou.

We represent innovation and tradition in teaching and research, and provide global leadership in sustainable development and indigenous issues.  We aim to arm students with knowledge to advance indigenous peoples through our teachings, research and expertise.

Dean's Welcome

Ngā Whakaako me ngā Akoranga

Teaching & Learning

We teach subjects of strategic importance in the advancement of Māori, Pacific, and other indigenous peoples. Along with our research and practice, our teaching also places additional emphasis on sustainable development and the revitalisation of the Māori language.

Te Tohu Paetahi Specialisation

Download the 2018 Handbook

Rangahau me ngā Whakatinanatanga

Research & Practice

Our staff include leading researchers in issues pertaining to Māori and Pacific Development, indigenous studies and culture and language revitalization. Through our research we provide national and international leadership in Māori, Pacific and indigenous issues and sustainable development.

Research Projects
Projects in Practice
Te Ratonga Whakamāori
Te Kōtihitihi Journal


Latest News

Our river, our history (16 February 2018)

Associate Professor Tom Roa is taking a unique approach to sharing the country's history.

How the Treaty stumps the Trump effect (5 February 2018)

Ever wondered what would happen if we had a Prime Minister like Donald Trump? Tiriana Anderson, a Masters student provides h…

Accolade for leading te reo Māori advocate (24 November 2017)

Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Māori - The Māori Language Commission has given Professor Pou Temara a Lifetime Achievement award.

Guidelines for the use of Indigenous health data (6 November 2017)

How Māori can benefit from the power of data for health and wellbeing.

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Contact Information

+ 64 7 838 4737

Physical Address

Ground Floor
A Block
Gate 8, Hillcrest Road