Services to the Public

Treat yourself and help our students gain practical experience. We offer services to the public which are fully supervised by qualified lecturers and very reasonably priced.

Scholars Restaurant and On The Terrace Café

scholars 800 x 600Scholars Restaurant and On The Terrace Café @ Scholars welcome you to join us for our productions in Semester 2 this year.

It is a busy semester and if last semester is anything to go by, get your bookings in quickly as most of our productions were booked out within weeks of advertising.

This semester our students will bring you A la Carte Dinners, a variety of Degustation experiences, Christmas Themed Bistro Lunches, a Quiz Night and for those in Hastings, our Hastings Centre Pop Up Café will be open for your takeaway favourites.

REFRESH EIT Beauty Therapy Clinic

beauty 800 x 600Students provide beauty and body therapy services to the public in the modern purpose-built Beauty Therapy clinic.  Students run the clinic as a commercial entity, providing future employers with work ready graduates.

REFRESH offers a full variety of face and body services from “Express” to “Deluxe” treatments.

Salon ELITE and FadeIT

At Salon ELITE you can relax in our modern hairdressing salon where our supervised students will begin your appointment with a consultation, a shampoo treatment and a relaxing scalp massage.

FadeIT is a team of talented students who are here to make you feel fresh and relaxed. Come in for a simple men’s cut, beard trim, or even just a treatment and blow wave.

Phone 06 830 1930 for an appointment. 


REVIVE EIT Massage Clinic

massage 800 x 600Once students have reached a certain level of competency they are given the opportunity to work with staff, students and the public.

Clinic days have been established at EIT to allow students to practice skills learnt during classes.  These are supervised by tutors.  Clients have complete privacy whilst changing and screens separate each massage table at all times.

Facility Hire

oweek 800x600Introducing the Eastern Institute of Technology, with its beautiful landscaped campus, located in sunny Hawke’s Bay.  It is an ideal facility for successful conferences and functions.


EIT Sport Science Services

EIT Sport Science Services at Pettigrew.Green Arena and the EIT Institute for Sport & Health (EIT ISH) offers a range of testing and training services for all athletes to enhance their training and performance.

All Staff are highly qualified and experienced in their field of interest.  They are closely linked with the New Zealand Academy of Sport and work with athletes from novice to elite. 

Ōtātara Children’s Centre

Ōtātara Children’s Centre aims to work in partnership with whānau and community to provide outstanding education and care to the children of Hawke’s Bay community, students and staff of EIT.

90% qualified teachers

0-2 Years Teacher/child ratio 1:3

2-5 Years Teacher/child ratio 1:7

Research at EIT

research 800x600EIT is a vibrant, innovative and research-led tertiary education institute. Research emphasis is placed upon collaborations with Hawke’s Bay industry and organisations and with colleagues in other tertiary institutions.

Toru Restaurant and Pop-Up Café in Tairāwhiti

scholars 800 x 600The School of Hospitality staff and students look forward to welcoming you to Toru Restaurant and Pop-Up Café.

We have four Hospitality qualifications being delivered in Gisborne, with each programme offering varied and exciting dining options.