The Institute is dedicated to enhancing global engagement. We host unique and unforgettable edutourism study group tours in New Zealand and the South Pacific that combine experiential education, culture, adventure and tourism.
Kia ora and welcome to Aotearoa New Zealand - one of the most beautiful and spectacular places on earth. We are ranked as one of the top tourist destinations to visit and adventure capital of the world.
We celebrate the tradition, indigenous cultures and heritage of the island nations as we share The South Pacific Story with you – one of Open Spaces, Open Hearts and Open Minds
We are passionate New Zealanders. Proud Kiwis and have a story to tell.
We put the ‘edu’ into tourism and bring edutourism experiences to international study group programs. We are the only dedicated educational study tour provider in New Zealand serving schools, colleges, universities and professional groups from around the world and across all themes and topics.
We design and host short term programs in the South Pacific to enhance global and cultural engagement and understanding.
Our unique and innovative approach combines learning with the ultimate tourism experiences.
We focus on customised tailor-made programs for education groups. Each group receives their own special program to meet specific learning needs. Many are delivered with local education and industry experts to provide intellectually challenging and culturally enriching learning experiences.
Our tours are inspirational and unforgettable global learning experiences designed to meet each groups learning and experiential needs.
Challenging minds, changing lives.
PROFESSIONAL GROUP STUDY TOURS AND PROGRAMS
Executive, business and professional study tours typically last 10-12 days and showcase New Zealand success stories, innovation and entrepreneurship. They may combine executive education topics, tourism and sports activities with industry themes, field trips and site visits. They are ideally suited to special interest, business, industry, government and professional groups representing a range of educational and specific interest interests.
Professional themes include New Zealand business innovation; agriculture and dairying; health and social services; tourism, cuisine, viticulture, central and local government, environmental conservation, New Zealand tourism, trade and industry, education and sports event management.
Executive education topics may include global leadership, change management and transformational leadership, business innovation and entrepreneurship, public sector leadership and administration, education leadership and teacher development.
We bring together a team of the top presenters and industry leaders from local universities, government agencies and industry for each program.