Student support

There are a number of teams that support our students at MIT. See below for these individual teams, the support they give our students and direct contact details.

    • Student Advisors

      We can help with creating a home-study plan, financial assistance, issues affecting your study, or simply to get organised and get going.

    • Learning Centre

      We are here to help you succeed, with assistance in study skills, computing, maths, English language and more.

    • Career and Employment Solutions (CES)

      Register for jobs, find employers and access career resources.

    • Personal safety on campus

      Our Campus Security Service have prepared some tips to help you maintain your personal security.

    • Student representation and advocacy

      MIT values the student voice and what you have to say. There are lots of ways to get involved.

    • Student Voice

      The Student Voice is a group of students who listen to students and speak for them with MIT Leadership to ensure MIT is student-centered.

    • Disability support

      Our services are here to help you make the most of being a student.

    • Chaplains

      Need someone to listen? We're here because we care.

    • English language support

      We'll help you to set goals and stay focused and inspired as you improve your fluency in English.

    • Activities, Clubs and Groups

      Make the most of your student experience. We have events and activities happening throughout the year and across our different campuses.

    • Events and Activities Calendar

      See what events and activities are happening at MIT.

    • International student support services

      Studying in a new country is an exciting and challenging time. We can help you adjust and make the most of your experience.

    • MIT Health Centre

      As a student at Manukau Institute of Technology, you have access to friendly professional health and counselling services.

    • Tuakana Teina

      Tuakana Teina is a specialised leadership and mentoring programme for Māori and Pasifika students to work together and support top academic achievement.

    • Awhi Tauira

      Awhi Tauira are students helping students at MIT. Find out how you can volunteer with MIT Student Support.

    • Māori resources and information

      Nau mai haere mai ki MITWe have a dedicated advisor who is here to help you while you’re at MIT.…

    • Pasifika resources and information

      Malo e lelei, Talofa lava, Kia orana, Fakalofa lahi atu, Bula vi naka, Taloha niWe have a dedicated advisor who…

    • Frequently asked questions

      Answers to FAQs around Student support.

    The contact details for Student Support are:

    Facebook: fb.me/MITstudentsupport
    Twitter: @MITsuccess
    Snapchat: MITsupport 
    Email: advisors@manukau.ac.nz

    The MIT Student Support Handbook