Christchurch Polytechnic Institute of Technology (CPIT) was established in 1906. It is one of the South Island’s largest tertiary institutes. Students of CPIT will be taught by industry professionals and they will be benefited from a high staff-student ratio. Their lecturers and tutors are chosen for expertise in their field and share their knowledge, practical experience and industry connections to ensure students graduate work ready from day one.
CPIT certificates, diplomas, degrees and graduate qualifications are highly regarded nationally and internationally and their strong partnerships with leading institutions, businesses and associations will also prove beneficial to student’s career.
Campus of Christchurch Polytechnic Institute of Technology –
The institute has two main campuses in Christchurch – Madras Street and the Trades Innovation Institute on Sullivan Avenue. Both are warm and welcoming environments with wide ranging student support services. As part of their commitment to encouraging access to computing education throughout their local community, they also have four campuses connect branches in Hornby, Bishopdale, New Brighton and Rangiora.
Facilities at Christchurch Polytechnic Institute of Technology –
- Career Centre
- Health and Wellbeing
- Sport and Recreation
Schools at Christchurch Polytechnic Institute of Technology –
- School of Applied Sciences and Allied Health
- School of Architectural Studies
- School of Art and Design
- School of Business
- School of Computing
- School of Engineering
- School of English
- School of Food and Hospitality
- School of Humanities
- School of Nursing and Human Services
- New Zealand Broadcasting School
- School of Performing Arts
Career Centre at Christchurch Polytechnic Institute of Technology –
The career centre offers free service to students and prospective students including high school students. The career centre assist students and graduates by providing information about a range of employment opportunities via CareerHub, CPIT's web based job management system.
CareerHub brings casual, part time, temporary and fulltime job opportunities to students desktop, as well as articles on career planning and job hunting, links to helpful websites, upcoming career seminars, workshops and other events of interest.
Career Centre offers the following services at Christchurch Polytechnic Institute of Technology –
- Career counseling
- Drop-in sessions for career counseling
- Appointments and Fees
- Entry requirements