Services for Tertiary Education Organisations (STEO)

Services for Tertiary Education Organisations (STEO)

Providers submit their course, qualification, staffing, student, and premises data to the Ministry and TEC.

STEO Overview

The Ministry of Education uses the data supplied by tertiary education providers (both government- funded and un-funded) using the STEO system, to support policy analysis, development and decision making, to monitor the outcomes of the New Zealand Education system, and for national and international reporting purposes.

Key tasks

  • list item bullet Submit the Single Data Return.
  • list item bullet Submit the annual Indicative Enrolment Data Collection (IND).
  • list item bullet Submit the RS20 - the annual return of staff and students at PTE.
  • list item bullet Submit completions data.
  • list item bullet Submit the workforce questionnaire - data about staff employed in tertiary education providers that receive government funding.