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Certificate in Business (class based) – Ruatoria

This certificate's programme will teach you accounting, administration, computing, communication skills, and workplace health and safety to further your study or find employment. Because it’s EIT's business to help you study for a prosperous future.

The Certificate in Business (class based) runs for one-year full-time at EIT's Ruatoria Learning Centre and will provide you with foundation skills and knowledge directly relevant to the workplace, while building your self-confidence, so you can move into employment or further training in business-related programmes at EIT.

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Amanda Gray, Bachelor of Business Studies and Bachelor of Computing Systems Concurrent Degrees

“You can’t go wrong by choosing EIT. The support is amazing, the range of qualifications is diverse, lecturers are second-to-none and you get to enjoy the awesome Hawkes Bay weather, restaurants, wineries and beaches!  You can’t go wrong really.”

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Noel Yahanpath

Noel Yahanpath is a Senior Lecturer at the Business School, Faculty of Applied Science Business and Computing, Eastern Institute of Technology, Napier, New Zealand. Prior to joining the Eastern Institute of Technology as a lecturer in 1998, he had professional and industrial experience in accounting and finance in Sri Lanka, the UK and New Zealand.

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Why EIT?

Our classes are relatively small with supportive teaching on a pleasant campus.

At degree level, we offer a good range of majors including Accounting, Marketing, Management and Information Systems.  The School of Business is a fully accredited education provider for all three Colleges of the New Zealand Institute of Chartered Accountants.


There are a variety of scholarships available to support you with your studies.  Click here to find out more

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