New Student Guide

On this page you'll find useful information to help you succeed at MIT from day one.
  1. Getting ready for life as a student
  2. Orientation and Powhiri
  3. Essential Services
  4. Useful links

Getting ready for life as a student

Orientation and Pōwhiri

Essential Services

  • 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.
  • 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 (includes Student Reps, Student Executive Voice, Student Council).
  • Health and counselling: As a student at Manukau Institute of Technology, you have access to friendly professional health and counselling services.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Library
  • Print and Copy Centre

Useful links


Need help?

We're here to support you to succeed.

If you've got questions about our application process our Information and Application Centre is here to give you guidance.

Send us a message, call us on 0800 62 62 52 or come in and see us.