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Southern Institute of Technology

Invercargill, Christchurch, Queenstown, Gore campuses, and 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. 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. 

Southern Institute of Technology (SIT) is a government accredited tertiary provider of NZQA programmes at certificate, diploma, bachelor degree and postgraduate level, with campuses in Invercargill, Queenstown, Christchurch and Gore.

About SIT

Student Profiles

Events

Wed 17 Jun 2015

Student Services End of Month Activity - Downtown Campus

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

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Start:  Wednesday, June 17, 2015 12:00 PM
End:  Wednesday, June 17, 2015 1:00 PM

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. 

Wed 17 Jun 2015

Queenstown Campus Open Night

Check out study options for Semester 2 and 2016. Come along to our Course Taster & Open Night, meet staff & students and experience our awesome courses and facilities. 

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Start:  Wednesday, June 17, 2015 5:00 PM
End:  Wednesday, June 17, 2015 7:30 PM

Check out study options for Semester 2 and 2016. Come along to our Course Taster & Open Night, meet staff & students and experience our awesome courses and facilities. 

FREE hand and arm massages, Heath & Fitness testing, IT advice, food and much more!

Level 2, Dart House, Remarkables Park, Hawthorne Drive.

Mon 22 Jun 2015 - Wed 24 Jun 2015

West Coast Tertiary Pathways Roadshow

SIT will be at the West Coast Tertiary Pathways Roadshow visiting Hokitika 22 June, Greymouth 23 June, Westport 24 June. Come and talk to us about studying at SIT!

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Start:  Monday, June 22, 2015
End:  Wednesday, June 24, 2015

SIT will be at the West Coast Tertiary Pathways Roadshow visiting Hokitika 22 June, Greymouth 23 June, Westport 24 June. Come and talk to us about studying at SIT!

Mon 29 Jun 2015 - Fri 10 Jul 2015

Semester Break

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

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Start:  Monday, June 29, 2015 8:30 AM
End:  Friday, July 10, 2015 5:30 PM

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

Mon 13 Jul 2015

Semester 2

SIT academic semester 2 2015 commences. Students please verify dates for your specific programme, as individual programme dates may vary.

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Start:  Monday, July 13, 2015

SIT academic semester 2 2015 commences. Students please verify dates for your specific programme, as individual programme dates may vary.

Wed 29 Jul 2015

Student Services End of Month Activity - Invercargill Campus

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

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Start:  Wednesday, July 29, 2015 12:00 PM
End:  Wednesday, July 29, 2015 1:00 PM

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. 

Tue 18 Aug 2015

Mid-year Certificate Graduation Ceremony - Invercargill

Graduation ceremony to confer Certificates.  

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Start:  Tuesday, August 18, 2015 7:00 PM
End:  Tuesday, August 18, 2015 7:00 PM

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

Tue 25 Aug 2015

Ethics Committee Meeting

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

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Start:  Tuesday, August 25, 2015

All research involving human subjects needs to be approved by the Human Research Ethics Committee before it can proceed. To make an application for approval from the Ethics Committee, complete the Application for Ethics Approval form and submit this and any accompanying paperwork (e.g. information sheets, consent forms or proposed questionnaires) to Judy Fleck, secretary of the Ethics Committee.

Wed 26 Aug 2015

Student Services End of Month Activity - Downtown Campus

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

Read more
Start:  Wednesday, August 26, 2015 12:00 PM
End:  Wednesday, August 26, 2015 1:00 PM

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. 

Wed 16 Sep 2015

Student Services End of Month Activity - Invercargill Campus

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

Read more
Start:  Wednesday, September 16, 2015 12:00 PM
End:  Wednesday, September 16, 2015 1:00 PM

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. 

Mon 28 Sep 2015 - Fri 2 Oct 2015

Mid-Semester Break

Semester 2 mid-semester break.  Students please verify dates for your specific programme, as individual programme dates may vary.

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Start:  Monday, September 28, 2015 8:30 AM
End:  Friday, October 02, 2015 5:30 PM

Semester 2 mid-semester break.  Students please verify dates for your specific programme, as individual programme dates may vary.

Wed 28 Oct 2015

Student Services End of Month Activity - Downtown Campus

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

Read more
Start:  Wednesday, October 28, 2015 12:00 PM
End:  Wednesday, October 28, 2015 1:00 PM

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. 

Tue 3 Nov 2015

Ethics Committee Meeting

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

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Start:  Tuesday, November 03, 2015

All research involving human subjects needs to be approved by the Human Research Ethics Committee before it can proceed. To make an application for approval from the Ethics Committee, complete the Application for Ethics Approval form and submit this and any accompanying paperwork (e.g. information sheets, consent forms or proposed questionnaires) to Judy Fleck, secretary of the Ethics Committee.

Tue 1 Dec 2015

SIT Awards Ceremony - Invercargill

Ceremony to present awards to our high achievers.

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Start:  Tuesday, December 01, 2015 7:30 PM
End:  Tuesday, December 01, 2015 7:30 PM

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

Fri 11 Dec 2015

Diploma/Degree Graduation Ceremony - Invercargill

Graduation ceremony to confer Diplomas and Degrees.

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Start:  Friday, December 11, 2015 12:00 PM
End:  Friday, December 11, 2015 12:00 PM

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

Thu 17 Dec 2015

End of year Certificate Graduation Ceremony - Invercargill

Graduation ceremony to confer Certificates.  

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Start:  Thursday, December 17, 2015 7:00 PM
End:  Thursday, December 17, 2015 7:00 PM

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

Fri 18 Dec 2015

Graduation Ceremony - Christchurch

Graduation ceremony to confer Certificates, Diplomas and Degrees.  Date and venue pending final confirmation.

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Start:  Friday, December 18, 2015 12:00 PM
End:  Friday, December 18, 2015 12:00 PM
Location:Christchurch

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

Mon 15 Feb 2016

Semester 1

Semester One commences for 2016. Students please verify dates for your specific course, as individual programme dates may vary.

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Start:  Monday, February 15, 2016 9:00 AM
End:  Monday, February 15, 2016 9:00 AM

Semester One commences for 2016. Students please verify dates for your specific course, as individual programme dates may vary.

Mon 18 Apr 2016 - Fri 29 Apr 2016

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, April 18, 2016 9:00 AM
End:  Friday, April 29, 2016 5:00 PM

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

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