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.


Construction Course Taking Women into Building Industry

2 days ago

Ana and Danielle Biddle on the job for RJ and RA Building Ltd where they have joined the growing number of women taking up building as a career. Gisborne Herald photo.   Two sisters are...

Prestigious Awards for Toihoukura Leaders

2 days ago

  Ahorangi/Professor Derek Lardelli (centre) with Ayson Lewis (left) and Makarini Solomom who all featured in this year's Matariki awards. The status of Toihoukura – EIT Tairāwhiti’s...

Training hard to enter the services

7 days ago

Ready for action: Working towards a career in the services are, Front – from left: Tiahuia Turei, Kodi Campbell, Holly Brown, Waata Shepherd (tutor),  Fritha Rau, Jack Parker Back – from...


Trades Open Evening

September 26, 2018 4:00 pm
EIT Tairawhiti, Trades Building, 290 Palmerston Road, Gisborne

Don't miss the opportunity to tour our impressive trades complex and find out more about automotive, carpentry and engineering programmes for study in 2019. Talk to our experienced tutors and...

Info & Enrolment Day

September 27, 2018 9:00 am
EIT Hawke's Bay

Start your journey to success at EIT's Info Day Thursday 27th September at the campus in Taradale, or at our centres at Hastings, Maraenui, Waipukurau and Wairoa. Tour the campus, meet the...