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Chris Collins

Chris Collins is Chief Executive at the Eastern Institute of Technology, a large public sector tertiary education institution based in Hawke’s Bay and Tairāwhiti. He previously spent 17 years employed in the University sector, at Victoria and Massey University, before taking up executive roles in the Institute of Technology sector in 2002.

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Trades Academy @ EIT

The Trades Academy works with secondary schools and EIT to provide year-long trades programmes to help students achieve NCEA Level 2 and prepare for higher-level study.

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Have a browse through our extensive list of programmes and get a feel for what you could study at EIT Hawkes Bay and Tairāwhiti, Gisborne.

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Research Showcase

In recent years, EIT has focused significant time and resources to build up and strengthen our applied research capabilities.  Have a read through our showcase of research and give us a call if we can help you with a project.

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Nov 13

Launching the Master of Applied Management and Master of Information Technology

EIT invites you to join us to officially launch the Business  and Information Technology... Read More

Nov 20

EIT Ruatoria Learning Centre Information and Enrolment Day

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New Suite of Hospitality Programmes for 2015

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Public Lecture in Viticulture

If you’re interested in viticulture – then come to our public lecture next week. ... Read More