Adult Education at Hagley

Hagley College, previously has a long history of providing extensive adult education and night class programmes later in the day to allow for learners to study after work.

Leading the way in Adult Education

Hagley College have led the way in adult education and night classes over the last few decades. With their wide range of course options and flexibility they have often been the preferred choice for many wanting to learn more, or simply to indulge a bit more in a hobby or passion.

The After 3 programme has been continually looking at adapting to the needs of adults seeking educational opportunities. Classes run over the course of the year from Monday to Thursday.

Senior College

The Senior College at Hagley College integrate classes to allow adults to attend and work towards NCEA and UE qualifications. With a large range of courses available it is likely you can find the course or full time programme to meet your needs and plans for the future.
We have a Course Search page here that will help you start to plan.

Find a course here


After 3: Adult Education / Evening Class Course options

The After 3 programme is divided into a number of key subject areas, these including:

  • Art and Media
  • Community Studies
  • English
  • English Language Learning
  • Food and Hospitality
  • Health Studies
  • Languages
  • Mathematics
  • Performing Arts
  • Practical Design

Check out the full After 3 course programme here where you can search by subject, interest and day to get a better idea of the courses suitable to your needs and desires

After 3 Courses


Have you just missed out on getting your UE?
If that is you, Hagley now offers an excellent way to get you there. Based at our central city campus, and in partnership with the University of Canterbury, UC@Hagley is set up solely to provide pathways make Uni a real possibility for you.




If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

After 3

03 364 5156


During School Term 3:30pm-8:00pm, Monday to Thursday

During School Holidays Please phone the school on 379 3090 for our open hours.


Use our After 3 course search tohelp you discover the night classes Hagley currently has on offer.
Fill in whichever boxes you like and click search when you are ready!