News and Events



Fri 13 Sep 2019

WITT partners with Dress For Success

A new partnership between Dress for Success New Plymouth and Western Institute of Technology at Taranaki (WITT) aims to further empower students as they move into the workforce.
Fri 13 Sep 2019

Laptops a helping hand for students

Eight deserving students will get a helping hand in their studies after receiving reconditioned laptops last week, kindly donated by Worley's Taranaki office.
Thu 12 Sep 2019

Sharmik's double Grad Dip

Coming to WITT as an international student, Sharmik Bavishi's tutors and classmates know him as someone who sets his sights high.
Thu 05 Sep 2019

Year 13 Scholarships launched

Launched on 1 September, WITT's offering a limited number of Year 13 Scholarships which will cover the first year of tuition fees up to the value of $7,000.
Wed 04 Sep 2019

MOU on new energy sharing technology

An MOU between WITT and a Chinese university could bring significant economic benefits to both institutes.
Wed 04 Sep 2019

WITT sponsors Taranaki Science and Tech Fair

2019 was another successful year for the annual Taranaki Science and Technology Fair, sponsored by WITT.
Tue 03 Sep 2019

Kia Kaha te Reo

At WITT we're celebrating Te Reo Maaori for the whole month of Mahuru (September), in line with Te Wiki o te Reo Maaori which is celebrated across NZ next week.
Wed 21 Aug 2019

NZIHT intake - biggest yet

Roshni Menacheri has travelled from Kerala, India, to be part of the largest intake of students recorded by the New Zealand Institute of Highway Technology.
Wed 21 Aug 2019

Taranaki Careers & Technology Expo wrap up

Thousands of high school students and community members bustled through the doors of the TSB Stadium last week for the 2019 Taranaki Careers & Technology Expo.
Wed 14 Aug 2019

Katherine returns to WITT

A past WITT student and beauty therapy graduate has returned to share her skills and experience with a new generation of budding beauty therapists.
Thu 08 Aug 2019

WITT continues to back careers showcase

The Careers and Training Expo is an annual showcase of the career options available to the Taranaki community, proudly sponsored by WITT.
Wed 07 Aug 2019

Georgina joins WITT to teach English

Joining WITT as an English Language tutor, Georgina Popplewell brings with her a range of experience teaching in both New Zealand and Japan.