Laidlaw College is the largest interdenominational theological tertiary institute in Aotearoa New Zealand, offering qualifications from certificate to doctoral level, in the areas of theology and biblical studies, mission, ministry, counselling and teacher education. We provide a dynamic learning environment for students throughout Aotearoa New Zealand and around the world.

Thank you for considering studying with us! We have been equipping women and men to renew their communities in light of the Gospel for over 100 years, and would love to enable you to continue in that legacy.

Come and join us – we’d love to welcome you into the Laidlaw community.

Applications for Semester 2 2023 are open.

You can apply and upload documentation through our Student Portal below.

  • If it is your first time applying at Laidlaw College, you will need to register to create an account to give you access to the Student Portal. Once you log in you will find step by step instructions to guide you through your application.
  • For application support contact [email protected]

  • For technical support please contact [email protected]

  • If you have already registered you can log in directly.

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What can I study?

Laidlaw has a range of courses from Certificates and Diplomas to Bachelors and Masters Degrees and beyond.


Course selection

Course selections will be available at a later stage through the Student Portal.

NEED MORE INFO? If you’d like to further discuss your study options give us a call on 0800 999 777 or email [email protected] and we’ll put you in touch with the right person.