Viticulture & Wine Science

EIT offers the widest range of viticulture and wine qualifications both on-campus and by distance by highly knowledgeable and experienced lecturers in New Zealand’s premium wine growing regions.


Fantastic scholarships and awards are available for our students.

EIT Year 13 Degree Scholarship
Bragato Exchange Scholarship
Hawke’s Bay A & P Society Young Vintners Award
The Constellation Brands Scholarship


Discover a great career path.  At EIT Hawke’s Bay, you’ll gain experience in a world-class laboratory complex, fully equipped for all the sciences with an instrument laboratory that houses advanced chemical analytical instruments, a modern teaching and research winery, sensory laboratory, vineyard and glasshouses.  

We also have a demonstration vineyard which is sited adjacent to the winery.


wine science courses + viticulture courses  wine science courses + viticulture courses

Substantial scholarship up for grabs for viticulture & wine student

7 days ago

The EIT Viticulture and Wine Science team are excited to announce a new scholarship. The scholarship will be awarded to one 2020 first year student enrolled in the Bachelor of Viticulture and...

EIT contributing to success of Hawke’s Bay Wine Awards

October 21, 2019

It was a huge week for EIT’s staff and students who were assisting with this year’s Hawke’s Bay A & P Wine Awards held on October 16 at the HB Showgrounds. Around 120 EIT...

“Juggling swimming and study can be difficult”

September 17, 2019

Approximately seven sessions per week, eleven hours in the pool, up to five kilometres per session and 16 arm turns per length, well I guess you could just say I swim a lot. Initially I had...