Ko wai mātou / Who we are
TupuToa is an innovative internship programme creating pathways for Māori and Pasifika students into professional careers in corporate, community and government.
Aronga Matua / Our vision
Strong and resilient Māori and Pasifika business leaders growing a better Aotearoa/New Zealand.
Ngā Tūmanakotanga/ Our aspiration
We aspire for our nation to have a nimble, strengths-based economy which meets the needs of culturally and ethnically diverse markets, both here and overseas.
Te Take Nui / The need
TupuToa’s research shows that only 17% of New Zealand’s top 60 firms have an executive who identifies as other than European/Pākehā.
Research careers and companies
First year of tertiary study
Attend careers and employer events
Second to last year of tertiary study
Apply for internships and research graduate jobs
Last year of tertiary study
Apply for graduate jobs and programmes or consider post-graduate study
Offers jobs to students studying
Arts and Humanities
Banking and Finance
Business and Commerce
Engineering - Aerospace/Aeronautical
Engineering - Chemical/Processing
Engineering - Civil/Structural
Engineering - Electrical
Engineering - Environmental
Engineering - Geotechnical
Engineering - Mechanical
Engineering - Mechatronics
Engineering - Software
Hospitality, Sports and Tourism
Logistics and Supply Chain
Marketing and Sales
Media and Advertising
Planning and Surveying