Victoria Street West is home to the Music and Audio Institute of New Zealand (MAINZ) and our Auckland MAINZ students. Auckland is a fantastic place to live, work, study and play. The campus is situated close to major bus and motorway routes and has state-of-the-art facilities and great programmes. Students enjoy the use of state-of –the-art recording studios, MIDI suites, computer labs, rehearsal rooms, DJ booths and a fully equipped auditorium.
Our tutors are all seasoned industry professionals, with extensive knowledge and experience to share. Your learning will have a strong practical focus. MAINZ is supported by industry and responsive to industry needs. Our programmes are supported by industry, responsive to industry needs and approved by the New Zealand Qualifications Authority.
We prepare students for the workforce so all our programmes have a high practical content. For example the Live Sound students are actively involved in running 19 separate gigs for the Smokefree Rockquest each year. Our diploma programmes are designed in such a way that students can go on to study at universities if they so wish.
MAINZ delivers Music and Audio courses from Certificates to Graduate Diplomas.