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Southern Institute of Technology

Invercargill, Christchurch, Queenstown, Gore campuses, and SIT2LRN Distance Learning.

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Welcome to SIT, the home of the Zero Fees scheme. The Zero Fees scheme means we cover your tuition fees, so all you have to pay for are the direct material costs for your course.

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Southern Institute of Technology (SIT) is a government accredited tertiary institution with campuses in Invercargill, Queenstown, Christchurch and Gore. We have a proud history of education and training across a wide range of subjects and a variety of levels, including postgraduate study.

About SIT

Student Profiles

"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. Great helpful and supportive tutor. Hands on learning in a supportive environment."

- feedback via Graduate Destination Survey 2014 

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SIT will be at Armageddon - THE New Zealand sci-fi, gaming, anime and comic family entertainment event.


All research involving human subjects needs to be approved by the Human Research Ethics Committee before it can proceed. 


Each and every month during term, Student Services organises an End of Month Activity for our Invercargill students, alternating between the Main and Downtown campuses. 


Workshop on Ethics presented by Associate Professor Martin Tolich, University of Otago.


Semester 1 mid-semester break - students please verify dates for your specific programme, as individual programme dates may vary