The experience you need & the support to succeed

EIT is the tertiary provider for Hawke’s Bay and the East Coast. On offer is an extensive range of programmes of more than 150 postgraduate, degree, diploma and certificate level programmes, across an impressive range of subject areas.

The experience you need …

When 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.



… & the support to succeed

At 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.

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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.

COVID-19- what you need to know

4 days ago

You may have questions that could be answered by our Frequently Asked Questions. As Aotearoa/New Zealand is preparing for COVID-19 Alert Level 4, here is some important information to help...

New Board of Directors for NZIST subsidiary EIT

March 18, 2020

The New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology Establishment Board (the Establishment Board) announced directors for the boards of subsidiary Institutes of Technology and Polytechnics...

EIT to cancel all graduation ceremonies

March 17, 2020

As the situation around COVID-19 continues to develop, all EIT graduation ceremonies in Hawke’s Bay, Tairāwhiti and Auckland have been cancelled. “This decision was not an easy one to make,...

Junior Chef - 3 Day Baking Course

October 1, 2019
Palmerston Road Kitchen, Palmerston Road, Gisborne

Everyone loves baking, especially eating it, so come along and master how to bake a range of goodies such as cakes, doughnuts, breads, pastries and more with the incredible Vera Wilson.

Certificate in Food Safety- Short Course

October 1, 2019
Toru Restaurant, Palmerston Road, Gisborne

Are you working with food and need a food safety certificate to meet council requirements?
EIT is offering the Certificate in Food Safety, which meets the Gisborne District Council Food...

LCQ (Bar Manager)- Short Course

October 3, 2019
Toru Restaurant, Palmerston Road, Gisborne

After completing the Licence Controllers Qualification you will be able to demonstrate knowledge of the Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act 2012 and the responsibilities and requirements for service of...