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.

Kimberly’s bold plans for the future

12 hours ago

Three years ago, Kimberly Libatog and her four younger siblings moved from the Philippines to Hawke’s Bay, where her parents were already living. Kimberly had been learning English at school...

Getting a taste of study at EIT’s Taster Days

5 days ago

Young people from all over Hawke’s Bay recently got a taste of what studying at EIT might look like for them. Over the last three days, EIT hosted its biannual taster days for high school...

Inspired to learn Te Reo Māori

July 6, 2020

 Their children and a desire to keep their culture alive are inspiration behind two determined te reo māori students at EIT Tairāwhiti. Shannon Maats-Niwa and husband Adam Niwa have...

Free Art and Design Workshop at EIT Tairāwhiti

July 15, 2020
EIT Tairāwhiti, 290 Palmerston Road

Get creative these school holidays! Plan, cast and direct a short “stop motion film” using iPad and iMac with our Art & Design lecturer Sarah Blair. This workshop is for Year 11/12/13...

Magpies Training Day

July 23, 2020

Major sponsors for the Hawke’s Bay Magpies, EIT shares the love of our national game by inviting local schools to a rugby training workshop with our region’s top players. Many high school...

Year 13 Scholarship Applications Open

July 27, 2020
EIT Hawke's Bay

EIT offers limited Year 13 Degree Scholarships to eligible Taupo, Hawke's Bay and Tairāwhiti (Gisborne) students from Hicks Bay to Dannevirke. Enrol now for an EIT degree programme, just tick...