Computing

Your career as a computing professional starts here and now. EIT’s School of Computing offers practical hands-on programmes ranging from flexibly delivered Certificate programmes, to full or part-time Diploma, Degree and Postgraduate programmes.

Employment Opportunities

study computer scienceNOW regularly sponsors EIT interns gaining the practical experience required to complete the EIT Bachelor of Computing Systems degree. 

 

New Degree Courses

study computer scienceWe’ve got IT covered! Our innovative new courses include mechatronics, computer vision and machine learning. You’ll be equipped to work in a well-paid, fast-moving industry. Study online, full or part-time from May, July or October. Talk to us and find out how far we can take you. 

Computing at EIT

Looking for a serious computing qualification?  At EIT you can gain a practical qualification that is designed to help you gain employment in the IT industry.  Most EIT Diploma programmes and the Bachelor of Computing Systems Degree include industry-based placements or internships that can lead onto permanent employment.  Many EIT Bachelor of Computing Systems graduates have secured IT jobs while studying, ready for when they complete the programme.

BCS Graduate Profile

study computer scienceAndrew King has recently graduated with his Bachelor of Computing Systems.  As well as being one of EIT’s 2016 Valedictorians Andrew has just landed himself a job at NOW in Napier.  Find out about Andrew’s experiences as a student, what he enjoyed most about the course and his advice to anyone thinking about studying at EIT.

Industry Projects

All computing Degree and specialist Diploma programmes include an industry based project providing those nearing graduation with an opportunity to work with industry either as an intern in an IT role, or working with a commercial organisation on a specific project.

Specialist Facilities

A purpose-built Information Technology Complex is located at the Hawke’s Bay Campus. There are nine networked computer labs with 24 student workstation stations in each. The rooms are environmentally controlled, with data show equipment in each room. There are specific labs for software development, hardware, multimedia and a room for project work. The facility also has a 50-seat tiered lecturer theatre.

EIT lecturer amongst the country’s best tertiary teachers

October 9, 2019

EIT is delighted to announce that Associate Professor Kathryn MacCallum from EIT’s School of Computing is one of the ten finalists announced for New Zealand’s Tertiary Teaching Excellence...

EIT is hosting open data competition GovHack

September 3, 2019

From 6 – 8 September EIT will be one of six locations in New Zealand to host GovHack, one of the world’s largest open data competitions. EIT’s campuses in Taradale and Auckland are...

Hitting the road for an overseas learning adventure

August 15, 2019

His bags are not quite packed yet but Napier based Mitchell Collister is ready for a big overseas adventure. Mitch, as he is widely known, is in his last year of a Bachelor of Computing...