About Us

Create your future with us, in Auckland, New Zealand. Future Skills offers a range of programmes for New Zealanders of all ages, and international students. We have three campuses, one in Manukau, one in Royal Oak, and our Auckland International campus in downtown Auckland.

We develop empowered, employable graduates.

Capable people, capable communities.


Honour and Respect the Individual
Everyone is a unique individual and is worthy of respect, fairness, honesty and openness.

Recognise individual potential
Everyone is unique and talented and has the potential, capacity and aptitude to succeed and develop skills and attributes for the wellbeing of themselves and the community.

Develop the whole person
The physical, emotional, social, spiritual, and intellectual needs and interests of each person are inseparable and equally important

Contribute to life-long learning
Education is a continuous and creative process which enriches the individual and communities.

Foster personal and group responsibility
People have a duty to themselves as well as to their communities and are responsible for their choices and actions both individually and collectively.

Celebrate Achievement
We are committed to the well-being, and celebrate the success, of every student and staff member.

Embrace and serve community
Our relationships with our stakeholders and community are an integral part of our success.

Practice sustainability
We recognise the need for a sustainable future, where economic, social and environmental dimensions are in balance.

Here to help you create your future

Bridge the gap between where you are now – and where you want to be – with one of our free programmes. Or get a Level 3, 4, or 6 qualification with one of our New Zealand Diploma programmes.

Quality education

Study at Future Skills and get a nationally recognised qualification. Future Skills is dedicated to improving the lives of others through education. We put a lot of care and attention into the content and structure of our programmes, and our teaching staff are passionate about helping you reach your goals.

Read the recent NZQA External Evaluation and Review on Future Skills’ performance.

Partnerships, opportunities and growth

Otago Polytechnic has partnered with Future Skills to offer Business and English Language courses at our central Auckland International campus. We are constantly adding more programmes – so watch this space!

Visit our International page for more information.

Create your future today

Take a look at our programmes to find the right course for you.