News - Animal Care and Vet Nursing

New Centre for Vet Nursing Studies
January 10, 2017

EIT’s animal care and vet nursing students are enjoying the best of learning environments, with a purpose-designed facility opened on campus earlier this year. Providing a training setting...

EIT Celebrating Māori Language Week 2015
July 22, 2015

EIT is to be a showcase for the Māori language next week, with daily activities celebrating and promoting te reo.EIT’s Māori and Pasifika liaison advisor Lee Kershaw-Karaitiana says the school...

Vet Nursing A Rewarding Career
August 6, 2014

Growing up on farms, vet nurse Jessie Broad has always been involved with animals.“We had cattle, sheep, dogs, cats, dogs and horses,” the 21-year-old says of her parents’ farm at...

More fee free study places
January 23, 2014

EIT youth scholarships, partially funded by the government’s Youth Guarantee (YG) scholarship scheme, has  now been extended to 18 and 19 year olds who wish to study up to Level 3.In...

Studying Animal Care A Pathway To New Career
July 16, 2013

After qualifying and working as a landscaper for five years, SPCA inspector Simon Kale decided he would rather work with animals than plants and trees.“I was looking for a change and saw...

Maori Name For EIT
July 1, 2013

Te Aho a Māui is to sit alongside EIT- Eastern Institute of Technology as the formal Māori name for the East Coast’s leading tertiary education institution. Fittingly, says EIT chief...

$2000 Discounts Offered to International Alumni
May 17, 2013

International alumni discounts have been confirmed for July 2013! $2000 off any programme for EIT International students who have graduated or are completing their qualification in June 2013 and...

Land Skills Study Helps Earth Wayward School Leaver
August 13, 2012

Former “wild child”, Carissa Looij credits EIT with helping her grow and find a career direction.Unquestionably bright, Carissa found school “all too regimented”. Before allowing...

Students get a taste of EIT
August 13, 2012

July school holidays saw over 200 students from around Hawke’s Bay participate in EIT’s short taster workshops.Designed to provide a ‘teaser’ of different tertiary study options, these...