IAU Member

New Zealand

top General Information


Street:Private Bag 90114


Post Code:9840

Tel.:+64(3) 211-2699

Fax:+64(3) 211-4977


Other Sites

SIT also operates sites in Queenstown, Gore and Christchurch.

Institution Funding



Founded 1971. Provides applied vocational education in flexible learning methods.

Academic Year

January to December

Admission Requirements

Subject to level or degree of qualification.



Accrediting Agency


Student Body


top Officers

Head : Penny Simmonds

Job title:Chief Executive Officer

Senior Administrative Officer : Julian Galt

Job title:Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Academic Manager

International Relations Officer : Bharat Guha

Job title:Business Services Manager

top Divisions

Department/Division : SIT2LRN

Fields of study:Agriculture, Arts and Humanities, Business Administration, Education, Information Sciences, Service Trades, Welfare and Protective Services

More details:Flexible Mixed Mode Division (distance education)

Faculty : Health, Humanities and Computing

Fields of study:Computer Science, English, Health Sciences, Leisure Studies, Nursing, Parks and Recreation, Social Welfare

Faculty : New Media, Arts and Business

Fields of study:Business and Commerce, Cinema and Television, Design, Hotel and Restaurant, Journalism, Media Studies, Music, Native Language, Radio and Television Broadcasting, Theatre, Tourism, Visual Arts

Faculty : Trades and Technology

Fields of study:Architecture, Automotive Engineering, Biological and Life Sciences, Building Technologies, Cosmetology, Electrical Engineering, Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Pharmacy, Veterinary Science, Wood Technology

top Degrees

Bachelor's Degree

Fields of study:Environmental Management, Hotel Management, Information Technology, Journalism, Media Studies, Multimedia, Music, Nursing, Performing Arts, Physical Therapy, Radio and Television Broadcasting, Sports Medicine, Visual Arts

Postgraduate Diploma

Fields of study:Business and Commerce, Health Sciences

Updated on 31-08-2011