Terms & Conditions

The tertiary education providers comprising the Metro Group (“Metro Group”) maintain this website (“Site”) to provide you with information on the Bachelor of Engineering Technology degrees offered by each Metro Group member.

These Terms and Conditions (“Terms”) apply to your use of the Site.  In using this Site for any purpose, you agree to be bound by these Terms.  If you do not accept these Terms, you must refrain from using this Site.  The Metro Group reserves the right to modify these Terms at any time and will publish notice of any modifications on the Site.  Your continued use of the Site is deemed to be acceptance of the Terms, as modified from time to time.

  1. Your Obligations

    You may use the Site for legal purposes only.  You must not attempt to damage, interfere with or harm this Site or any network or system underlying or connected with it.  You may only use copyright material contained on this Site in accordance with these Terms.

  2. Copyright

    Unless clearly stated otherwise, copyright material contained on this Site is the intellectual property of the Metro Group or individual members of the Metro Group.  Any commercial use or sale of this material is not permitted without the written permission of the rights owner and constitutes an infringement of copyright.

    The Metro Group grants to you as a user of this Site a licence (within the meaning of the Copyright Act 1994) to:

    1. retrieve the material on this Site for information only;
    2. save or download a local copy for personal use;
    3. send it to your printer for personal use, but you may not charge for such use,
    4. provided that:

    5. materials are not used for commercial purposes;
    6. the source in any copy you make is clearly acknowledged;
    7. no modification to the material is made without the express permission of the copyright owner.
  3. Linked Websites

    Hypertext links are provided to external websites for information only.  The Metro Group does not accept any responsible for the content, accuracy or function of those websites.

    If this Site contains third party advertisements (such as banner ads or referral buttons) which contain embedded links to other websites where goods or services are advertised, the placement of such advertisements on this Site does not constitute the recommendation or endorsement by any Metro Group member of any goods or services advertised by the third party. The third party advertiser is solely responsible to you for any representations or offers made by it, and for any goods or services that you agree to purchase or acquire from those third parties.

  4. Disclaimer

    The Metro Group takes all reasonable care to ensure that the information contained on this Site is accurate at the date of publication.  However, the contents of this Site are subject to review and change from time to time.  The Metro Group reserves the right to alter any of its procedures, fees and regulations should the need arise, and makes no representations or warranties, express or implied, as to the accuracy of any of the information contained on this Site, and disclaims its liability to the maximum extent permitted by law.  Please note that entry to any of the degree programme is limited and staffing, programmes or course may be varied or discontinued at any time.  Please contact the relevant Metro group member for confirmation of any information on this Site.

    Without limiting the foregoing, in no event shall any Metro Group member be liable to you or any third parties, whether under contract, tort (including negligence) or otherwise, arising out of or in connection with your use of information available on this Site or any software or other materials downloaded from this Site.  Nothing in this disclaimer has the effect of contracting out of the provisions of the Consumer Guarantees Act 1993 and the Fair Trading Act 1986, except to the extent permitted by New Zealand law.

    You agree to release, indemnify and keep indemnified each Metro Group member from and against all actions, claims, costs (including legal costs and expenses), losses, proceedings, damages, liabilities or demands suffered or incurred by any Metro Group member arising out of your breach of these Terms or your use of the Site.

  5. Governing Law

    You agree that any dispute arising out of or related to these Terms or your use of the Site will be governed by the laws of New Zealand and subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of New Zealand.


Page last updated: 8 October 2014