The Eastern Institute of Technology is a tertiary education provider, based in Hawke’s Bay, Napier and Gisborne. EIT also has a small campus in central Auckland which is primarily focused on delivering business and computing courses to international students. EIT is the major provider of higher education on the east coast of the North Island. One of the key strengths of the 130 programme offerings is that they range from foundation to degree and postgraduate level. There are satellite campuses throughout the region to enable easier student access as well as many courses delivered on-line. Teaching staff are well qualified, knowledgeable and passionate about teaching. EIT professional staff provides full support for students during the whole period of study.