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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."

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Events

Tue 30 May 2017

Youth Week-"Our voices count-Count our voices"

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Start:  Tuesday, 30 May 2017 12:00 p.m.
End:  Tuesday, 30 May 2017 1:00 p.m.

SIT will celebrate Youth Week on 30 May 2017 at Hansen Hall in Invercargill campus from 12-1 pm.

This is a great opportunity for you to talk to different Youth services from around the community and there will be free lunch as well. 

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 4:30 p.m.
End:  Tuesday, 30 May 2017 6:30 p.m.

Come and discuss your 2017 study options with our tutors.

Thu 1 Jun 2017

Dunedin Careers Expo

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Start:  Thursday, 1 June 2017 9:00 a.m.
End:  Thursday, 1 June 2017 3:00 p.m.

Come over to Dunedin Town Hall on 1st of June and meet our staff to see what we have to offer you to upgrade your career with a variety of courses offered by us on site as well as distance learning and inquire about our very special Zero Fees Scheme.

Fri 2 Jun 2017

An afternoon with MP Bakshi

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Start:  Friday, 2 June 2017 12:00 p.m.
End:  Friday, 2 June 2017 1:00 p.m.

MP Kanwaljit Singh Bakshi will be visiting SIT on 2 June 2017 to meet our international students and discuss on the recent New Zealand immigration policy changes, Indian and New Zealand trade as well as the economic ties and opportunities for Indian students. 

This event is only for SIT students and if you wish to attend the event please register at the International reception on or before 31 May 2017 as we have only a limited number of seats available.

Sun 11 Jun 2017 - Mon 12 Jun 2017

Hamilton Careers Expo

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Start:  Sunday, 11 June 2017 10:00 a.m.
End:  Monday, 12 June 2017 3:00 p.m.

SIT will be in Hamilton to meet you and discuss on how we can guide you to choose the correct path for your future or even add an extra qualification to your career.

Come meet our friendly staff at the Hamilton Expo stand number 46 which is held at Claudelands Showgrounds, and see the available study options for you either you want to study on site, distance learning, part-time or fulltime with our Zero Fees Scheme. 

Fri 16 Jun 2017 - Sat 17 Jun 2017

Wellington Careers Expo

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Start:  Friday, 16 June 2017 10:00 a.m.
End:  Saturday, 17 June 2017 3:00 p.m.

Come over to stand number 25 at the Wellington Careers Expo held at TSB Arena and meet our friendly staff members to discuss on a variety of courses offered by SIT and flexible study options available to suit your life style with on site, distance learning, part-time or fulltime options for you to choose from with our popular Zero Fees Scheme. 

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 4:30 p.m.
End:  Tuesday, 20 June 2017 6:30 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 27 Jul 2017 - Fri 28 Jul 2017

Southland CareerFest

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Start:  Thursday, 27 July 2017 9:00 a.m.
End:  Friday, 28 July 2017 3:00 p.m.

We will be at the Southland CareerFest at ILT stadium, come meet our staff and find out what we have to offer you to develop your career in the field you desire while saving money with our renowned Zero Fees Scheme.

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 4:30 p.m.
End:  Tuesday, 17 October 2017 6:30 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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May
Outgoing Southern Institute of Technology Council chairwoman Sarah Brown has more than 11 years of memories at the SIT. Brown stood down from the position at the council's AGM on Monday. She...
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