News - Current Students

Stadium gets a makeover
September 24, 2018

    Eastern Institute of Technology trades students have been helping Gisborne Tairāwhiti Rugby League upgrade Awapuni Sports Stadium. The condition of the facility has...

Trades offer a great future for students
September 24, 2018

Mark van Wijk  The old belief that apprenticeships are only for those who can’t get into university is doing the construction industry a huge disservice, says construction manager Mark van...

Nailing down a fantastic future
September 24, 2018

At 23 Adam Newton is on track for a great career in the building industry, enjoying the variety of his work and friends he has made through the EIT building programme. Two years ago he was...

EIT Vit Grads Battle it Out
August 22, 2018

Two EIT graduates are due to battle it out on Monday in the prestigious Bayer Young Viticulturist of the Year competiton. Jonathan Hunt, who gained his Graduate Diploma in Viticulture in 2015,...

Ink Splatters Inspire Student’s Art
August 14, 2018

A creative practice student at EIT, Taylor Donoghue uses ink splatters as the starting point for drawings that featured recently in a level 6 degree students’ exhibition at...

EIT Enrolments Continue To Surge
August 14, 2018

EIT continues to perform strongly in attracting students, recording a solid growth in overall enrolments and its highest-ever number of international students.  Chief executive Chris Collins...