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Southern Institute of Technology

The Southern Institute of Technology offers over 250 programmes in a wide range of subjects and New Zealand qualifications.

We’re the HOME of the SIT ZERO FEES, SIT2LRN Distance Learning online, Music and Audio industry protégés – Music & Audio Institute of New Zealand – MAINZ and the iconic Telford Campus who have been a major part of New Zealand’s farming history.



SIT Nursing programmes gain nursing council five-year accreditation

15  May, 2022
Southern Institute of Technology School of Nursing (SoN) has reason to celebrate over their latest accreditation process; they recently succeeded in achieving the maximum number of years under...

Famous Chefs Luncheon Returns, Inspiring Next Generation of Chefs

3  May, 2022
Following on from the runaway success of the inaugural event in 2021, The Pure South Famous Young Chefs Luncheon returned to Southern Institute of Technology recently; Southland’s finest...

SIT Collaboration Strengthens Ties with Māori Community

28  Feb, 2022
Southern Institute of Technology (SIT) has recently signed a formal Collaboration Agreement with Murihiku Regeneration, with the goal of making stronger connections with its Māori community in...

Goldsmith Baynes Release New Jazz Single

11  Feb, 2022
The exciting new project created by renowned jazz artists, Allana Goldsmith and Dr Mark Baynes, has vocals containing a beautiful mix of Māori and English language. Described as a “wonderful...


  • Nursing Information Evening

    Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Location: SIT Hansen Hall

    Join us for our SIT School of Nursing Information Evening.
    Discover why SIT's Nursing school is considered one of the best places in NZ to study nursing.