News and Events



Fri 03 Apr 2020

WITT Covid-19 Coronavirus update

An update on the Covid-19 Coronavirus situation and WITT's response.
Wed 01 Apr 2020

WITT becomes WITT Limited today as RoVE legislation comes into effect

Legislation takes effect today which sees New Zealand's 16 existing Institutes of Technology and Polytechnics coming together as subsidiaries of NZIST.
Fri 20 Mar 2020

International Year of the Nurse and Midwife

2020 is the International Year of the Nurse and Midwife, and WITT's committed to highlighting the crucial role they play.
Fri 20 Mar 2020

Trades networking at WITT

Trades-based businesses from around the region came together at WITT for a Network of Trades event.
Fri 20 Mar 2020

Welcome to new School Director

We are pleased to welcome Daniel Fuemana to the team, appointed as WITT's new Director, School - Trade Training, Creative & Primary Industries this week.
Tue 17 Mar 2020

WITT Subsidiary Board of Directors appointed

The NZIST Establishment Board today announced directors for the boards of subsidiary Institutes of Technology and Polytechnics.
Thu 05 Mar 2020

O-Week our biggest yet

WITT's Orientation powhiri welcomed around 600 students on Monday, in what was WITT's biggest Orientation day in memory.
Thu 05 Mar 2020

Student numbers up on 2019

Student numbers are up on last year, but it's not too late to enrol, says WITT CE John Snook.
Wed 04 Mar 2020

WITT graduation a proud day

Over 280 WITT students marched the streets of New Plymouth's CBD on Friday afternoon, wearing academic caps, gowns and big smiles as they headed toward their graduation ceremony at TSB Showplace.
Wed 04 Mar 2020

Nursing runs in family for student speaker

Graduation guest speaker Sally Bruce proudly received her Bachelor of Nursing on Friday, following in the footsteps of her mum and dad.
Thu 27 Feb 2020

New grads to march on Friday

Over 280 WITT students will march the streets of New Plymouth's CBD this Friday afternoon, as they head toward their graduation ceremony.
Thu 20 Feb 2020

Tutors deliver real farm experience

WITT's Agriculture students can expect a 'real' experience with a team that has a solid history in farming.