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Ara is a New Zealand government-owned tertiary institution that has more than 100 years of teaching experience and is the largest institute of technology in the South Island.

We welcome approx. 1,800 international students every year from more than 50 different countries.

Watch this virtual tour of English Language student Krissy, as she shows you some of the Ara campus in Christchurch City.

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