News - Future Students

Award Winner Explores Conceptual Art
November 16, 2015

Winner of this year’s prestigious David Fine scholarship, Rebecca Frances Lees is enjoying developing a conceptual art practice at EIT’s ideaschool.“In the past, I’ve been far more...

Graduate Enjoys National Business Role
September 23, 2015

Working for an international company, EIT business graduate Rachel Newland regularly meets Lady Gaga in her job.That’s not the American singer, songwriter and actress mind, but a...

Awesome Foursome Win Gold
September 9, 2015

An EIT foursome have achieved a first as the only students to win gold in New Zealand’s Bragato Wine Awards.Their medal-winning wine, a 2014 Syrah, was made from grapes donated by C J...

Bragato Exchange Scholars Meet in Hawke’s Bay
September 2, 2015

Exploring New Zealand’s wine regions on his month-long Bragato exchange scholarship, Alessandro Mangiameli has encountered a few surprises.From Treviso in Italy’s Veneto region, the...

Students to Help Rebuild Vanuatu
August 5, 2015

Seven hand-picked Māori and Pasifika students enrolled in EIT trades programmes are gearing up for the trip in a lifetime, helping to rebuild medical centres in Vanuatu after its lashing by...

Netball Coach Helps Prevent Knee Injuries
May 21, 2015

Having “blown” her own knees playing netball, EIT academic Lee-Anne Taylor is now helping young women avoid similar injuries. Annual knee injuries for teen females playing netball have...

Red Hot Jobs For Graduate Chefs
May 11, 2015

Two EIT graduate chefs have a superb entrée to their careers working at The Farm – the Cape Kidnappers’ lodge where guests are served up only the very best in culinary fare.John...

EIT Provides Pathway to An International Career
May 11, 2015

As a young boy growing up in the city of Hyderabad in India, Michael John Balvuri fancied a future as an accountant and a cricketer. Later, studying for his bachelor and master degrees, he...