Join the School of Business for a qualification that can lead to employment locally, nationally or internationally.

choose a programme

Featured Programme

Certificate in Business (class based) – Ruatoria

This certificate's programme will teach you accounting, administration, computing, communication skills, and workplace health and safety to further your study or find employment. Because it’s EIT's business to help you study for a prosperous future.

The Certificate in Business (class based) runs for one-year full-time at EIT's Ruatoria Learning Centre and will provide you with foundation skills and knowledge directly relevant to the workplace, while building your self-confidence, so you can move into employment or further training in business-related programmes at EIT.

More Info

Featured Profile

Hayden Walsh_04_resized

Hayden Walsh, Bachelor of Business Studies Graduate

Having a tertiary qualification means I am more marketable in todays business climate.  I hope to own my own business one day so I need to be confident in all aspects of business but I also want to be financially secure so that I can enjoy activities outside of work.

Featured Staff

Janet Turvey

Janet Turvey

Prior to coming to New Zealand Janet lived in England and worked in management in large scale retailing, taught in a comprehensive school in Manchester and ran outdoor education programmes.

She has been in New Zealand for  thirty years teaching Economics and related subjects in secondary schools and more recently at the EIT. Her passion is Economics and she has carried out research on the economic impact of sporting events in Hawke’s Bay and more recently researched into the economic way of thinking.

See full staff profile

Why EIT?

Our classes are relatively small with supportive teaching on a pleasant campus.

At degree level, we offer a good range of majors including Accounting, Marketing, Management and Information Systems.  The School of Business is a fully accredited education provider for all three Colleges of the New Zealand Institute of Chartered Accountants.


There are a variety of scholarships available to support you with your studies.  Click here to find out more

Latest News

See all RSS


Graduate Enjoys National Business Role

Working for an international company, EIT business graduate Rachel Newland regularly... Read More


Diploma on way to silver fern glory

When you’re a top-ranked sportsman with Olympic aspirations, it’s a huge help to... Read More


EIT Appoints New Head of Business School

As she settles into her new job as head of EIT’s School of Business, Rebekah Dinwoodie... Read More


EIT Provides Pathway to An International Career

As a young boy growing up in the city of Hyderabad in India, Michael John Balvuri... Read More

Events at EIT