Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology (NMIT) is a Government Institute with campuses in Nelson and Marlborough.
NMIT is a New Zealand Qualifications Authority Category 1 (the highest) Institute.
Our programmes are designed alongside industry to create work-ready graduates that meet local and international job market needs.
You'll find NMIT tutors care a lot about student success, and classes are small enough that they know you by name.
Our main campus which is located in Nelson's vibrant city centre.
The heart of the city
The Nelson campus location means quick and easy access to the cafés, bars and shopping in Nelson city. You’re never far from anywhere - whether it’s quality urban time you’re after, or a break in one of the many city parks and public spaces nearby. Getting around is a breeze, especially on a bike, or using the public bus system.
Vibrant onsite student life
Our Nelson campus is based on a single city block and is an open and easy to navigate environment.
Enjoy the on-campus Cafe Ake Ake, relax with a coffee in our park-like campus grounds, grab a couple of mates for a game of table tennis in the recreation centre or get your blood pumping on the basketball court or AstroTurf sports area.
Services available to the general public
Student and the general public are welcome to make an appointment at Head Zone or Beauty Zone, our on-site training salons for Hairdressing and Beauty and Body Therapy. Or book a table at the Rata Room restaurant where you will be served by our Hospitality and Cookery students.
Nestled among mountain ranges, fertile plains, intricate waterways and thriving aviation, aquaculture and viticulture industries, our Marlborough campus delivers real world learning at its finest.