History, Affiliations and Rankings
Eastern Institute of Technology (EIT) is a government-owned university in New Zealand, with campuses in Hawke’s Bay, Auckland, and Gisborne. The university was founded in 1975 in the Hawke’s Bay region and is serving as the major educational centre in the area. EIT has long-established connections with multiple industries across New Zealand. It is in fact one of the top two institutes of polytechnics and technology in the country for research excellence. This further assures EIT secure funding through the performance-based research fund of the Government. The institute is highly rated for academic research and quality.
Infrastructure, Campus & Courses
The university offers 130+ undergraduate, postgraduate, diploma and certificate courses are available for students. EIT has a total of three campuses- Hawke's Bay, Tairawhiti and Auckland. EIT Hawke's Bay is known as one of the country's most attractive campuses with shaded outdoor areas and remarkable architecture. EIT Tairawhiti is located right in the centre of Gisborne near the Taruheru and the location of EIT Auckland on the Queen Street makes it one of the most ideal destinations for further study in NZ. These campuses have topnotch facilities including high-tech trades workshops, a fully-equipped wine science, professional standard training kitchens and viticulture laboratory.
Accomplishments & Alumni
The Eastern Institute of Technology (EIT) has an extensive network of notable alumni living all around the world. The institute has produced prominent alumni who have made their marks in fields from fashion to business. EIT graduates are global citizens with the skills, knowledge and aspiration to engage in a global society.
Student Diversity & Visiting Companies
Students from all over the world aim to get admission in this university. More than 400 international students are presently studying at Eastern Institute of Technology. These students belong to 40 different countries all over the world. EIT is a good option for all international students planning to pursue higher education from abroad. The country has various policies in favour of international students. The cost of living is affordable in New Zealand and it is easy for students to get part-time jobs, internships and scholarships.
Eastern Institute of Technology
501 Gloucester Street Taradale, Napier 4142 Hawkes Bay