Forward thinking employers are using EIT students for a fresh perspective.

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EIT students are available to work on industry projects for businesses and organisations.  Our degree students in business, computing, sport and exercise science, and viticulture and wine science devote a part of their final year focusing on their internship. 

If you think your business or organisation could benefit from a fresh perspective, contact us today on the details below.

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Graduate Success story

Prime Minister’s scholarship recipient off to an eight-week internship in Argentina

Eastern Institute of Technology student Lydia Hartshorne, 27, was one of 30 recipients of the Prime Minister’s scholarship to the value of almost $10,000.

Lydia will conduct an eight-week internship with The Business Bureau based in Buenos Aires.  She will develop the marketing strategy for The Business Bureau’s client a platform that integrally combines TV + Internet + Technology converting your device into a TV.

She said the work placement would be an “adventure”.

Industry's Perspective

Hamish White, CEO of NOW employs over 10 EIT Bachelor of Computing Graduates.  He is really pleased with the quality of the graduates and the fresh perspective they bring to his business.


If your company can offer an EIT student an internship we would love to hear from you.   Any queries please contact or submit your project request on the form below.

I got the job!

Olivia Mador-Puna attended Sacred Heart College in Napier and received the Year 13 Degree Scholarship at EIT Hawke’s Bay. Olivia studied the Bachelor of Recreation and Sport and is currently working at Sport HB.