About BEST


All you need to know about what goes on at BEST

BEST Pacific Institute of Education is more than just a tertiary education provider – we strive to see each and every student exceed their own expectations and ambitions, helping them discover how much they can achieve during and after their studies.
We believe education equals empowerment and that every day is an opportunity for a student to progress.

What is unique about BEST Pacific Institute of Education is that it doesn’t matter what your existing qualifications are. Whether you graduated as dux from college in Year 13, or left after Year 11 and want to find out what your options are, BEST Pacific Institute of Education has the resources, career connections and support networks in place to help you get the most out of your tertiary education.
Our programmes are NZQA accredited and approved which means your qualification will be nationally recognised.


A Little Bit About Our Youth Academy

If you would like to study a high school-level programme, in a non-school environment, you can complete an NCEA level 2 or 3 Certificate course at BEST.
Providing you with extra academic learning and practical skills, these courses are a great way to help you explore further study or career options with confidence.