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Southern Institute of Technology

Invercargill, Christchurch, Queenstown, Gore, Auckland campuses & SIT2LRN Distance Learning

Welcome to the Southern Institute of Technology (SIT), a great choice for a quality education and the home of the Zero Fees Scheme, which means we cover your tuition fees, so all you have to pay for are the direct material costs for your course. 

SIT is a government accredited tertiary provider of NZQA programmes at certificate, diploma, bachelor degree, postgraduate and masters level, with campuses in Invercargill, Queenstown, ChristchurchGore and Auckland. You can also study selected programmes online via SIT2LRN Distance Learning.

"Great environment, good teachers, good people"

- feedback via Graduate Destination Survey 2014 

"Excellent tutors, learned new skills, made wonderful friends"

- feedback via Graduate Destination Survey 2014 

"Amazing classmates all focused on learning."

- feedback via Graduate Destination Survey 2014 

"Hands on learning in a supportive environment."

- feedback via Graduate Destination Survey 2014 

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Events

Mon 13 Feb 2017 - Thu 13 Apr 2017

Semester 1

Semester One commences for 2017. Students please verify dates for your specific course, as individual programme dates may vary.

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Start:  Monday, 13 February 2017 9:00 a.m.

Semester One commences for 2017. Students please verify dates for your specific course, as individual programme dates may vary.

Mon 17 Apr 2017 - Fri 28 Apr 2017

Mid-semester break

Semester One mid-semester break. Students please verify dates for your specific course, as individual programme dates may vary.

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Start:  Monday, 17 April 2017 9:00 a.m.
End:  Friday, 28 April 2017 5:00 p.m.

Semester One mid-semester break. Students please verify dates for your specific course, as individual programme dates may vary.

Tue 30 May 2017

Open Night

Come and discuss your 2017 study options with our tutors.

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Start:  Tuesday, 30 May 2017 5:00 p.m.
End:  Tuesday, 30 May 2017 7:00 p.m.

Come and discuss your 2017 study options with our tutors.

Tue 20 Jun 2017

Open Night

Come and discuss your 2017 study options with our tutors.

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Start:  Tuesday, 20 June 2017 5:00 p.m.
End:  Tuesday, 20 June 2017 7:00 p.m.

Come and discuss your 2017 study options with our tutors.

Mon 26 Jun 2017 - Fri 7 Jul 2017

Semester break

Semester break. Students please verify dates for your specific course, as individual programme dates may vary.

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Start:  Monday, 26 June 2017 9:00 a.m.
End:  Friday, 7 July 2017 5:00 p.m.

Semester break. Students please verify dates for your specific course, as individual programme dates may vary.

Mon 10 Jul 2017 - Fri 29 Sep 2017

Semester 2

Semester Two commences for 2017. Students please verify dates for your specific course, as individual programme dates may vary.

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Start:  Monday, 10 July 2017 9:00 a.m.

Semester Two commences for 2017. Students please verify dates for your specific course, as individual programme dates may vary.

Thu 17 Aug 2017

Mid-year Certificate Graduation Ceremony - Invercargill

Graduation ceremony to confer Certificates.  

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Start:  Thursday, 17 August 2017 7:00 p.m.
End:  Thursday, 17 August 2017 7:00 p.m.

Graduation ceremony to confer Certificates. For more information, please see the Graduation page of this website. 

Mon 2 Oct 2017 - Fri 6 Oct 2017

Mid-semester break

Semester Two mid-semester break. Students please verify dates for your specific course, as individual programme dates may vary.

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Start:  Monday, 2 October 2017 9:00 a.m.
End:  Friday, 6 October 2017 5:00 p.m.

Semester Two mid-semester break. Students please verify dates for your specific course, as individual programme dates may vary.

Tue 17 Oct 2017

Open Night

Come and discuss your 2017 study options with our tutors.

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Start:  Tuesday, 17 October 2017 5:00 p.m.
End:  Tuesday, 17 October 2017 7:00 p.m.

Come and discuss your 2017 study options with our tutors.

Tue 7 Nov 2017

Open Night

Come and discuss your 2017 study options with our tutors.

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Start:  Tuesday, 7 November 2017 5:00 p.m.
End:  Tuesday, 7 November 2017 7:00 p.m.

Come and discuss your 2017 study options with our tutors.

Tue 28 Nov 2017

SIT Awards Ceremony - Invercargill

Ceremony to present awards to our high achievers.

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Start:  Tuesday, 28 November 2017 7:30 p.m.
End:  Tuesday, 28 November 2017 7:30 p.m.

Ceremony to present awards to our high achievers. For more information, please see the Graduation page of this website.

Fri 8 Dec 2017

Graduation

Graduation is an important event that we are delighted to celebrate with our students. Click here for further information.

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Start:  Friday, 8 December 2017
End:  Friday, 8 December 2017
Location:Invercargill

Graduation is an important event that we are delighted to celebrate with our students. Click here for further information.

Thu 14 Dec 2017

Certificate Graduation

Graduation is an important event that we are delighted to celebrate with our students. Click here for further information.

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Start:  Thursday, 14 December 2017 7:00 p.m.
End:  Thursday, 14 December 2017 9:00 p.m.
Location:Invercargill

Graduation is an important event that we are delighted to celebrate with our students. Click here for further information.

Fri 15 Dec 2017

Graduation Ceremony - Christchurch

Graduation ceremony to confer Certificates, Diplomas and Degrees.  

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Start:  Friday, 15 December 2017 1:30 p.m.
Location:Christchurch

Graduation ceremony to confer Certificates, Diplomas and Degrees. For more information, please see the Graduation page of this website. 

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News

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Feb
Enrolments for domestic students are up on 2016 as the Southern Institute of Technology (SIT) gears up for the new academic year.  While enrolment numbers are still being finalised for se...
16
Feb
Enrolments for domestic students are up on 2016 as the Southern Institute of Technology (SIT) gears up for the new academic year.  While enrolment numbers are still being finalised for se...
27
Oct
Reporter Marjorie Cook continues The Mirror's occasional series "60 Minutes" by spending time with Southland Institute of Technology student Cassandra Harvey, of Wanaka. Cas...
18
Oct
A student health expo in Invercargill this week has a sickness prevention focus, while migrants will be shown how to navigate their way around the health system. About 75 first-year bachelor of nur...

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