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Entries for December 2019

09 Dec 2019

Freddy Lund, CEO of Swedish company Tenstar will be visiting the Southern Institute of Technology (SIT) Telford Campus on Tuesday, December 10 at 10am.

Tenstar produces simulation units, that can be used in educational settings, and Mr Lund will be demonstrating the new tractor simulator that has been purchased for the Telford Campus.

09 Dec 2019

The Southern Institute of Technology (SIT) held the Award Ceremony on Tuesday evening, December 3 at the Civic Theatre in Invercargill, with many women receiving awards for their excellent contribution within the trades sector.

06 Dec 2019

SIT is pleased to report that the three new degrees specifically developed to support the unprecedented large building developments commencing in the region are well on their way to fruition. New Degrees in Engineering and Construction are open for 2020 enrolments!

06 Dec 2019

Three Southern Institute of Technology (SIT) international students have just completed a collaboration project for the Invercargill City Council.

05 Dec 2019

Tractor Simulator is coming to the Telford Campus of the Southern Institute of Technology! The Tractor Simulator will be a first for New Zealand and will enable students to gain experience and master techniques prior to being placed in charge of a costly (and potentially dangerous) piece of equipment.

04 Dec 2019

If you are looking for employment in the continually evolving tourism industry, studying in Queenstown could provide you with the qualifications you need to secure your dream job.

Set in the picturesque surrounds of tourism-mecca Queenstown, SIT’s campus has several qualification options for students looking to complete study prior to embarking on a career in either tourism or hospitality.

03 Dec 2019

SIT Graduate Diploma in Engineering Technology student, Huaihua (Michael) Zhou, won the ‘3-Minute Thesis Contest’. Michael completed his English programme last year and joined SIT in 2019.

03 Dec 2019

Year 1 Environmental Management student Kyla Moengaroa Sherbanowski won the Best Overall Poster award at the recent New Zealand Coastal Society (NZCS) Conference held in Invercargill for the first time.