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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

Fri 26 Jun 2015 - Sat 4 Jul 2015

Log on, Disconnect

The students of SIT Applied Arts 2015 proudly present their exhibition "Log on, Disconnect", exploring social isolation in the 21st century.

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Start:  Friday, June 26, 2015 5:30 PM
End:  Saturday, July 04, 2015 4:00 PM

The students of SIT Applied Arts 2015 proudly present their exhibition "Log on, Disconnect", exploring social isolation in the 21st century.

At Transition Gallery in the SIT Arcade (between Don St & Esk St).

Opening night - Friday 26 June, 5.30pm.
Exhibition - Monday 29 June to Saturday 4 July, 10am-4pm.

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.

Thu 16 Jul 2015 - Sat 18 Jul 2015

ReO Week 2015

It's time for some ReOrientation! It's on from 16-18 July, including an awesome Saturday night event at Barluca featuring Savage!

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Start:  Thursday, July 16, 2015
End:  Saturday, July 18, 2015

It's time for some ReOrientation! It's on from 16-18 July, including an awesome Saturday night event at Barluca featuring Savage!

Join the Facebook event for more information here: https://www.facebook.com/events/1636471933266748/

Student tickets only $10 with ID!

Thursday and Friday ReOrientation events will run 12-1pm each day with a free BBQ and great competitions, prizes and giveaways.

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.

Tue 25 Aug 2015

Open Night - Invercargill campus

Are you thinking about studying in 2016? Head to the Southern Institute of Technology open night.

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Start:  Tuesday, August 25, 2015 5:00 PM
End:  Tuesday, August 25, 2015 7:00 PM

Are you thinking about studying in 2016? Head to the Southern Institute of Technology open night. Tutors from all our faculties will be available to speak to you about entry criteria, programme details, graduate career opportunities and applying for courses. We look forward to seeing you here!

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. 

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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. 

Tue 22 Sep 2015

Christchurch Campus Open Night

Thinking about study in 2016? Come see us at the SIT Christchurch campus, Waterloo Road

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Start:  Tuesday, September 22, 2015 5:00 PM
End:  Tuesday, September 22, 2015 7:00 PM

Thinking about study in 2016? Come see us at the SIT Christchurch campus, Waterloo Road to meet the tutors, tour the facilities and talk about our programmes.

 

 

 

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.

Tue 20 Oct 2015

Christchurch Campus Open Night

Thinking about study in 2016? Come see us at the SIT Christchurch campus, Waterloo Road

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Start:  Tuesday, October 20, 2015 5:00 PM
End:  Tuesday, October 20, 2015 7:00 PM

Thinking about study in 2016? Come see us at the SIT Christchurch campus, Waterloo Road to meet the tutors, tour the facilities and talk about our programmes.

 

 

 

Tue 20 Oct 2015

Open Night - Invercargill campus

Are you thinking about studying in 2016? Head to the Southern Institute of Technology open night.

Read more
Start:  Tuesday, October 20, 2015 5:00 PM
End:  Tuesday, October 20, 2015 7:00 PM

Are you thinking about studying in 2016? Head to the Southern Institute of Technology open night. Tutors from all our faculties will be available to speak to you about entry criteria, programme details, graduate career opportunities and applying for courses. We look forward to seeing you here!

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. 

Read more
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.

Mon 27 Jun 2016 - Fri 8 Jul 2016

Semester break

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

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Start:  Monday, June 27, 2016 9:00 AM
End:  Friday, July 08, 2016 5:00 PM

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

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

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"Amazing classmates all focused on learning."

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"Hands on learning in a supportive environment."

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News

19
Jun
Film students seek non-profit organisations for projectSIT Bachelor of Digital Media (BDM) film students are seeking non-profit organisations in Southland that would like to commission a free web-commercial.
18
Jun
Exhibition to explore the impact of technologySIT Certificate in Applied Arts students are launching their exhibition titled 'Logon, Disconnect' on Friday 26 June.
11
Jun
Fine food and great service are being promised to diners as the Southern Institute of Technology's Bungalow training restaurant opens for evening dining this week. Bookings are open for tonight...
08
Jun
More than 60 professional and budding chefs tested their skills at the Southern Light Salon Culinaire and Southland Secondary Schools Culinary Challenge.
06
Jun
SIT house donated for charity tenderA brand new three-bedroom transportable home built by SIT students has been donated for a charity tender, closing Thursday 25 June.
03
Jun
SIT represented at Kiwi Indian Hall of Fame ceremonySIT Deputy CE Bharat Guha and Sport & Exercise students Nungshi and Tashi Malik recently attended the Kiwi Indian Hall of Fame 3 year anniversary.
02
Jun
SIT is TFESC’s ‘Employer of the Year’Southern Institute of Technology was awarded "Employer of the Year" by the Territorial Forces Employer Support Council at a ceremony at Parliament last Wednesday night.

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