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Graphic: An Encyclopaedia of New Zealand 1966.


This information was published in 1966 in An Encyclopaedia of New Zealand, edited by A. H. McLintock. It has not been corrected and will not be updated.

Up-to-date information can be found elsewhere in Te Ara.



University and Teacher College Education

The proportionately lower number of Maoris proceeding to the upper forms of post-primary schools is reflected in the numbers enrolled at the University. Nevertheless, increasing numbers are graduating and entering a variety of professions. There are usually about 100 Maori students being trained at teachers' colleges.