Laidlaw College, formerly Bible College of New Zealand, was established in 1922. It is the largest tertiary-level evangelical, interdenominational college in New Zealand. As a private training establishment it offers quality education in theology, mission and ministry, counselling and education. It is known for its commitment to Christocentric, trinitarian and missional evangelicalism.
The College has campuses in Henderson, Manukau and Christchurch. The College offers both undergraduate and postgraduate degrees accredited by the New Zealand Qualifications Authority. In partnership with other institutions our students can undertake study at doctoral level.
Laidlaw College also operates Olive Shoots Early Childhood Centre. Staffed by a team of friendly and dedicated teachers, Olive Shoots is licensed for up to 50 children from birth to age 5.