News - English

Politicians Meet Southeast Asian Officials
April 8, 2016

EIT’s English Language Centre recently introduced Leader of the Opposition Andrew Little and Napier MP Stuart Nash to a group of government officials visiting from Southeast Asia.The politicians...

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...

Couple Buff up English in their Adopted Homeland
June 17, 2015

Coming to New Zealand from a bustling city in southern China, Manka Li and Nicko Liang were drawn to the calm and quiet of Hawke’s Bay.The pair moved to Napier three years ago, wanting...

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...

Making Friends Through Language Classes
May 9, 2013

 For Egyptian-born Essam Girgis, studying English language at EIT was also the means for meeting and socialising with others making a life in a new country.Essam’s English was...

Southeast Asian Visitors Welcomed At EIT
February 18, 2013

EIT recently welcomed 36 Southeast Asian government officials onto campus– a group in Hawke’s Bay to hone their English language skills and learn more about the region’s industries and...

EIT Welcomes Overseas Visitors
August 13, 2012

An influx of overseas visitors will be welcomed on campus this semester, on tours customised by EIT’s English Language Centre.Seventeen Asian government executives are expected in mid-July...

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...