Study Wānanga

Study Wānanga brings together Māori and Pasifika students with academic staff to prepare for end of trimester exams.

Study Wānanga is held during Study Week at the end of Trimester 1 and 2. It is coordinated by Te Pūtahi Atawhai. Māori and Pasifika students from the Faculty of Commerce and Wellington Faculty of Humanities and Social Science are welcome.

What’s involved

You attend group revision sessions for your upcoming exams.

Lecturers and tutors will be there to answer questions, give you guidance and lead group discussions in a culturally supportive setting.

Most 100-level and popular 200-level courses are covered.


Students have said Study Wānanga helped them understand concepts they had been struggling with and learn more about their subjects.

In the past, 86 to 96 percent of students who attended Study Wānanga have passed their course.