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Top Singaporean Chef Visits the Bay

May 9, 2016

EIT-trained chef Jenna White is perfecting her patisserie skills as an executive chef at one of Singapore’s most elegant and highly rated restaurants. Jenna creates deserts for guests at Flutes, a fine dining restaurant in the imposing...Read more

What’s the Difference Between EIT and a University?

May 9, 2016

For those with no formal qualifications or who have been away from study for a while, EIT’s entry level certificates mean you have a unique opportunity to progress further into higher level programmes, and eventually degrees if you want. Or...Read more

Old World Influences Degree Studies

May 9, 2016

Old World culture helped shape EIT degree student Ruben Parker when he was growing up in Spain, where his parents worked as missionaries. Living in Galicia in Spain’s northwest, the local way of life made a big impression on Ruben. However, it...Read more

Hawke’s Bay Teacher Graduates Scoring Jobs

May 9, 2016

Hawke’s Bay is bucking a national trend for recently graduated primary teachers, with the first cohort of EIT’s practice-based degree all securing jobs. This week, newspapers nationwide reported that new graduates were struggling to find...Read more

Big Tick For EIT’s Computing Degree

May 9, 2016

EIT’s Bachelor of Computing Systems is one of just six degrees nationwide to have gained accreditation from the IT industry’s professional body. Launched by the IT Professionals NZ (IITP), the degree accreditation programme aligns with similar...Read more

EIT Partners Up For Online Learning Platform

May 9, 2016

EIT is building on its strengths as an online educator in collaborating with other tertiary providers to develop more flexible study programmes. EIT has partnered up with other leading New Zealand educators in launching TANZ eCampus, an online...Read more

The reliability of GPS devices for collecting exercise data

May 3, 2016

Philip Shambrook graduated from EIT with a Bachelor of Recreation and Sport degree at the March 2014 Graduation ceremony where he delivered the valedictory address. In April 2016 he will graduate with a Master of Health Science degree from EIT. He...Read more

Politicians meet southeast asian officials

May 3, 2016

EIT’s English Language Centre recently introduced Leader of the opposition Andrew Little and Napier MP Stuart Nash to government officials visiting from Southeast Asia. On campus as Napier’s Art Deco celebrations moved into full wing, the...Read more

EIT research a boost for making low alcohol wine

May 3, 2016

EIT researchers have found spraying grapevines to reduce transpiration can enhance the quality of low alcohol wine produced from early harvested grapes. The results are significant for the production of ‘lifestyle wine’ – a sector the New...Read more

New EIT nursing school appointment

May 3, 2016

A registered nurse with a PhD in history, Pamela Wood has joined EIT as an associate professor in the School of Nursing. Pamela was most recently Associate Professor and Associate Dean Research in the Faculty of Health at Federation University...Read more