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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.



Telford Partners with Farm 4 Life for Dairy Industry Training

20  May, 2022
A new collaboration between Telford, Southern Institute of Technology’s agricultural campus, and Southland dairy farmer, Tangaroa Walker, the creator of Farm 4 Life, intends to provide dairy...

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...


  • 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.