Events @ SIT

This is the place to see what's on at SIT.
We've got the low down on Orientation weeks, Open Nights, and other student activities both on and off campus, important course dates, community events and other happenings around and about our region.

40th Anniversary of Nursing at SIT
Thursday, 26 April 2018 1:00 PM

This year we want to celebrate, remember and invite all those nurse educators and students who have passed through the halls of SIT and perused the challenging and more specifically Southland nurses, to join us to honor this tremendous milestone.

We look forward to sharing the stories of the SIT school of nursing's past and present students over afternoon tea and tours.

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Pet & Animal Expo- Christchurch
Saturday, 28 April 2018 10:00 AM

SIT will be at the Pet & Animal Expo, come and meet our friendly staff members and discuss study options available for you at SIT.

 

Location: Pioneer Stadium, 75 Lyttelton St, Somerfield Christchurch.

Entrance: Adult $10/ Senior $8/ Child (5-16) $5/ Under 5 years free/ Family pass $27(2 Adults + 2 Children)

Christchurch Careers Expo
Thursday, 10 May 2018 9:00 AM

Location:Christchurch

Come and visit our friendly staff members at stand number 70-73 and discuss study options available from a variety of courses offered onsite and distance learning.

 

Location: Horncastle Arena, 55 Jack Hinton Dr, Addington Christchurch.

Nelson Tasman Careers Roadshow
Tuesday, 15 May 2018 9:15 AM

SIT will be at the Nelson Tasman Careers Road show, come and meet our friendly staff members to discuss about the study options available at SIT,

15th May- Nelson College 67 Waimea Road Nelson

16th May- Waimea College Salisbury Road Richmond

17th May- Nayland College, 166 Nayland Road Stoke

Auckland Careers Expo
Thursday, 24 May 2018 10:00 AM

Come and visit our friendly staff members at stand number 44 and discuss study options available from a variety of courses offered onsite and distance learning.

 

Location: ASB Showgrounds, 217 Green Lane West, Greenlane Auckland.

Tauranga Armageddon Expo
Saturday, 26 May 2018 10:00 AM

SIT will be at Tauranga Armageddon, come and meet our friendly staff members and discuss your study options available with us.

 

Location: ASB Baypark Stadium-81 Truman Ln, Mount Maunganui Tauranga.

Entrance: Adult $10/ Child (5-12) $5

 

Open Night
Tuesday, 29 May 2018 4:30 PM

Are you looking for your next career move or just want to know what education options are available? Come and discuss your 2018 study options at SIT. 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!

Christchurch Armageddon Expo
Saturday, 2 June 2018 10:00 AM

SIT will be at the Christchurch Armageddon,  come and meet our friendly staff members and discuss your study options available with us.

 

Location: Horncastle Arena, 55 Jack Hinton Dr, Addington Christchurch.

Entrance: Adult $15/ Child (5-12) $6

 

Open Night
Tuesday, 19 June 2018 4:30 PM

Are you looking for your next career move or just want to know what education options are available? Come and discuss your 2018 study options at SIT. 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!

Wellington Careers Expo
Friday, 22 June 2018 10:00 AM

Come and meet our friendly staff members at stand number 31 and discuss study options available from a variety of courses offered onsite and distance learning at SIT.

 

Location: TSB Bank Arena, 4 Queens Wharf Wellington.

Re-O Week
Wednesday, 11 July 2018 10:45 AM

Re-O Week will begin on Wednesday 11th July with a Powhiri to welcome both new and returning students to SIT. The Powhiri will begin at 11.00am at Hansen Hall and the festivities will commence from 11.30am onwards with loads of prizes, free food and activities for students.

Lets start the semester with a bang- see you all there!

Certificate Graduation (mid-year)
Thursday, 16 August 2018 7:00 PM

Southern Institute of Technology is proud to announce the inaugural Certificate Graduation Ceremony 2018, which will take place at Hansen Hall situated in the main Campus premises on Tay Street.

The Certificate Graduation Ceremony is to celebrate successful programme completion for graduates who have completed a certificate level qualification. Graduates for this ceremony are from a n...

Secondary Schools Open Day
Friday, 24 August 2018 10:00 AM

Secondary schools in New Zealand are invited to send their senior students to spend the day at our Invercargill campus on Friday 24th August 2018.

Parents are also welcome to visit the campus on the day.

  • Opportunities to observe lectures and classes in progress, meet the tutors and check out our excellent facilities and workshops
  • Tours of the campus
  • ...
Open Night
Tuesday, 16 October 2018 4:30 PM

Are you looking for your next career move or just want to know what education options are available for you? Come and discuss your study options at SIT with our friendly staff members from all the faculties, they will assist you from choosing the career path you have a passion in and about entry criteria, programme details, graduate career opportunities and applying for courses.

We lo...

Auckland Armageddon Expo
Saturday, 20 October 2018 10:00 AM

SIT will be at the Auckland Armageddon, come meet our friendly staff members and discuss your study options available with us.

 

Location: ASB Showgrounds, 217 Green Lane West, Greenlane Auckland

Entrance: Adult $27/ Student (with ID) $22/ Child (5-12) $12

Open Night
Tuesday, 13 November 2018 4:30 PM

Are you looking for your next career move or just want to know what education options are available? Come and discuss your 2019 study options with our friendly staff members, they 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!

Award Ceremony
Tuesday, 4 December 2018 7:30 PM

Award ceremony celebrates the hard work and achievements by students from the faculties of Health, Humanities and Computing; New Media, Arts and Business; Trades and Technology and SIT's Queenstown Campus.

Number of awards will be presented with the vast majority of awards sponsored by local business and industry. Southern Institute of Technology is delighted that long standing do...

Graduation Ceremonies (degree/diploma)
Friday, 7 December 2018 12:15 PM

Graduation is an important event that we are delighted to celebrate with our students and their family and friends. During the ceremony SIT not only confers your qualification, but acknowledges the effort you have put in to earn it.

 

Certificate Graduation (end-year)
Thursday, 13 December 2018 7:00 PM

Southern Institute is proud to announce the inaugural Certificate Graduation Ceremony 2018 (end year), which will take place at the ILT Stadium Southland.

This Certificate Graduation is to celebrate successful programme completion for graduates who have completed a certificate level qualification. Graduates for this ceremony are from a number of programmes ranging from health sciences...

Christchurch Campus Graduation
Monday, 17 December 2018 1:00 PM

Location:Christchurch

Graduation is an important event that we are delighted to celebrate with our students and their family and friends. During the ceremony SIT not only confers your qualification, but acknowledges the effort you have put in to earn it.

The ceremony will be held at the Christchurch Boys' High School Main Hall, 71 Straven Road Christchurch.

Important Dates

Below are the semester dates for *most* courses at SIT. Please note, there will be numerous exceptions to these dates so please use the below as a guide only.

 

Semester One 2018

  • First part of semester (9 weeks): 12 February – 13 April
  • Mid-semester break (2 weeks): 16 April – 27 April
  • Second part of semester (8 weeks): 30 April – 22 June
  • Semester break (2 weeks): 25 June – 6 July

 

Semester Two 2018

  • First part of semester (12 weeks): 9 July – 28 September
  • Mid-semester break (1 week): 1 October – 5 October
  • Second part of semester (5 weeks): 8 October– 9 November

 

Further Disclaimer

Our course dates frequently change. For specific dates, PLEASE contact your Faculty Administrator for confirmation as SIT will not be held liable for any losses incurred as a result of using the information on this page.

On Soon

Pasifika Open Night

Start:
Thursday, 19 April 2018 5:30 PM
End:
Thursday, 19 April 2018 7:30 PM
Location:

Come along and meet our tutors and learn more about our Pasifika support services at SIT.

Entrance is free and if you wish to attend please register at: Yasas.attanayake@sit.ac.nz