News - Wine and Viticulture

EIT Toasts Successful Wine Graduates
August 6, 2018

EIT Bachelor of Wine Science graduates were awarded first and second placings in the recent North Island Young Winemaker of the year competition. The winner of the Tonnellerie de...

The Heat Goes on for Young Winemakers
July 26, 2018

EIT is flying all flags at the Tonnelliere de Mercurey North Island Young Winemaker of the Year competition, with five of the seven entrants either current students or graduates. The...

Exchange Scheme Supports Student Learning
May 30, 2018

Growing up listening to her parents’ travel stories, EIT student Alex Peter was keen to head off overseas just as soon as she left Marlborough Girls’ College.  Although she’s now a...

Chinese Graduate Chose EIT for Wine Studies
March 14, 2018

Working Hawke’s Bay’s busy vintage, Peter Zhang is sorry he isn’t able to make this week’s graduation.  But having gained EIT’s Diploma in Viticulture and Winemaking, he is...

Young Winemaker Shaping Exciting Future
December 12, 2017

EIT students explored career opportunities this semester at events held on the Hawke’s Bay and Tairāwhiti campuses. For prospective employers, the job expos were also an opportunity to...

Bragato Exchange Scholars
December 12, 2017

This year’s New Zealand Bragato exchange student Alexandra Peter will be exploring Italian vineyards and wineries over the northern winter. The second-year Bachelor of Wine Science and...

Researching Optimal Water Use
December 12, 2017

EIT and Thoughtful Viticulture Ltd are conducting Hawke’s Bay trials for a New Zealand Winegrowers-funded research project aimed at using water more efficiently to irrigate...

Research update from Viticulture and Wine
November 22, 2017

David Bloomfield is the Research Team Leader for the Viticulture and Wine Science School and he attended the Winegrowers Research Stakeholders Meeting in Blenheim yesterday, along with...

EIT Students Spend Semester Overseas
September 12, 2017

Partnered with 45 educational institutions worldwide, EIT is prioritising expanding relationships in Europe and Asia to provide further opportunities for students. The benefit works both...