The experience you need ...

support 800x600When you choose to study at EIT you’ll get the kind of experiences that will help you gain the knowledge and skills to get ahead, whether you want to break into your chosen career or to change direction in your life.  

You’ll experience being part of a vibrant learning community in one of New Zealand’s top tertiary institutes.  You’ll be taught by experienced lecturers who have track records as respected academics and industry professionals.  Gain practical experience so that you’re ready for the working world, and choose from over 130 excellent programmes.

You’ll have the experience of studying at our modern and well-equipped campuses, or at our regional learning centres, and you’ll gain invaluable experience using our facilities and state-of-the-art technology.

... & the support to succeed

graduation 800x600At EIT you’ll get the support you need to make sure you get the rewards for your hard work.  If you’re serious about study and your future, EIT is right behind you.

You’ll learn in classes that are the right size, to make sure that you get the involvement and support you need.  You’ll get help and guidance with everything from study planning to applying for a job after you complete your studies.  You’ll be supported by lecturers who are here for you.  You’ll get the benefit of EIT’s long-established connections with industry throughout New Zealand.  The participation of visiting industry experts will help you develop relevant work skills and get useful industry contacts which can set you on the path to a great job, while you are studying.

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EIT offers you qualifications from certificate and diploma to degree and postgraduate level at highly-equipped campuses in Hawke’s Bay, Tairāwhiti (Gisborne) and Auckland.  Or learn closer to your home at one of our Regional Learning Centres , in Hastings, Maraenui, Ruatoria, Tokomaru Bay, Waipukurau and Wairoa.

EIT Proud Sponsor of the Magpies


EIT is proud to be a major sponsor of the Magpies. We support Magpies to achieve success on the field, and in the classroom, to ensure they have the best career they can.



videos 1700x800EIT has many great promotional videos, interviews with graduates, events etc that showcase our facilities, programme, staff and students.


Young Vintner of the Year Ben Jones enjoys wine styles Hawke’s Bay does best.
American Student Young Vintner Of The Year
7 days ago

Just a few years ago, pretty much all Ben Jones knew about wine was that came in two colours – white and red. The American, a second-year wine science and viticulture degree student at EIT,...

Jascha Oldham-Selak, winner of the top student wine.
Students Shine at Wine Show
7 days ago

EIT students harvested a bumper crop of medals at the regional wine awards, an event in which their entries were judged using the same criteria as for commercially produced wines. Fifteen of...

Acclaimed for his patisserie prowess, chef tutor Korey Field (centre) works with level 3 cookery students Vikram Singn and Ashlee McNabb on plating the dessert.
Students Mobilise for Region’s Wine Awards
October 18, 2016

EIT students and tutors are gearing up to help make one of the region’s most celebrated events a standout success. As in past years, EIT is enthusiastically supporting the Hawke’s Bay A...


HB Trades Academy Prizegiving
October 26, 2016 5:45 pm
Bay City Outreach Centre, 1200 Omahu Road, Hastings

Tairāwhiti Trades Academy Prizegiving - 4 November 2016

To be held on Friday 4 November 2016

Info & Enrolment Day 10 November 2016

Come in and meet our supportive staff, talk to our lecturers and tutors, have a tour of the centre and have a chat about career planning and how to enrol.Where:Hawke's Bay