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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.
Short Courses and Micro-credentials
- FREE | NZ Certificate in Computing (Foundation User) [Level 2]
- FREE | NZ Certificate in Computing (Intermediate User) [Level 3]
- FREE | NZ Certificate in Business (Administration and Technology) [Level 3]*
- FREE | Digital Skills Pathway [Level 4] | NZ Certificate in Information Technology Essentials [Level 4]*
NOW regularly sponsors EIT interns gaining the practical experience required to complete the EIT Bachelor of Computing Systems degree.
New Degree Courses
We’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
Andrew 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.
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.
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 Chief Executive Chris Collins departs after 18 years at the helm
EIT’s long-serving Chief Executive Chris Collins will leave the institute at the end of the month after 18 years at the helm. Mr Collins has been Chief Executive of EIT since 2004 and when...
EIT officially becomes part of Te Pūkenga
EIT has officially became part of Te Pūkenga, with a pōwhiri held at EIT’s Te Ara o Tāwhaki Marae at its Hawke’s Bay campus in Taradale. The transition means that EIT ceased to exist...
From the Executive Dean - Research September 2022
Kia ora e ngā Rangatira I am hoping that the rain will eventually clear, and that summer will be upon us soon. However, whatever the weather is, there is a lot going on as we move closer to...