Posts Categorized: Information Evening

University of Canterbury Information Evening

UC Info Evening Thursday 4 June 6pm

Feedback shows our Info Evening events are important for students and their whānau. We’ve adjusted these events to be virtual events. It is important students and whānau register for these events in order to receive the most up-to-date info. Registration and info here.

The University of Canterbury invites future students and their families to attend our virtual Nelson/Marlborough information evening.

Find out everything you need to know about life and study at UC.

  • Degree and course information
  • Accommodation
  • Student Support

ARA Institute of Canterbury Senior Student Whanau Evening

Ara Institute of Canterbury presents a general presentation followed by Q&A session in the meeting space at the Nightingale Library Memorial.

Senior Student Whanau Evening

Nightingale Memorial Library, Tahunanui

Tuesday 24th March, 7:00pm – 8:00pm

Ara General Presentation and Info Session Registration Form

Snacks will be provided.

Space is limited to 25 guests, please use the booking form to register your attendance to this event.

(A second Whanau Evening may take place if numbers call for this)




NMIT Degree Information Evening 4 – 6pm

Learn about the advantages of studying for a degree with close ties to industry so you make connections and gain the skills to be work ready.

From Aquaculture to Nursing, NMIT offers 10 degrees

Talk to your future tutors

Have you thought about international student exchange? It is available on many of NMIT degrees


Lattitude Global Volunteering Information Night

One of the toughest questions Year 13s will be asked this year by family and friends is “what are you doing next year?”

Lattitude could be the answer!   Lattitude Global volunteering provides opportunities to school leavers to have a well-structured, purposeful gap year before starting their next stage of their education.  We help volunteers develop soft skills such as independence, confidence, adaptability, cross cultural communication, team work and commitment all in a safe but challenging environment in one of 15 countries.

Our volunteers come back with a better idea of what they do want to do and life skills that will help them adapt to the ever changing future career market.

We will be hosting an information evening  at Nelson College in the Staffroom at 7pm on Monday the 16th of March.   you can book for the info night at

Download Lattitude 2020 Brochure here

Victoria University Wellington Info Evening TBC

Nelson Information Evening

11 Jun 2020 6:00 pm to  8:00 pm

Rutherford Hotel, Trafalgar Square, Nelson

Come along to our information evening to find out about life at Victoria University of Wellington.

Learn about study options, scholarships and enrolment as well as what to expect in your first year. Hear from academics in a variety of subject areas and a current university student from your region.

Check out our expo—find out about accommodation options, subjects, degree planning, and getting involved at university.

For more information contact: Talya Coates

Tertiary Information Evening

Year 12 and 13 students considering tertiary study in 2021 or 2022, with their parents/caregivers are invited to attend a Tertiary Information Evening to be held at the College. The focus for the evening is preparing students for tertiary life and study, funding and the transition beyond school.

Date: Tuesday 3 March

Venue: Waimea College Hall

Time: 7 pm

Presenters attending will be from NMIT, University of Canterbury, University of Otago and the Nelson Budget Advisory Service.  There will also be information given on Study Link.

(The presentations by NMIT and the University of Canterbury & Otago will be general in focus and not necessarily specific to these institutions.)

Looking at Studying in the US?

Ron Mitchell from the US Embassy – Education USA “Studying in the USA” will be talking to parents and students on Monday 21st October at 7pm in the Nelson College Library. He is also able to do individual interviews so please indicate your interest on the attached online form

Education USA, is a program of the U.S. Department of State that provides free advice to any students who are considering study at accredited colleges and universities in the United States.

For more information visit EducationUSA

New Zealand Defence Force Info Evening

Are you interested in finding out more about a Defence Career?  NZDF will be having an information evening, Thursday 26 September at the Nelson Army Office, corner Hardy and Rutherford Streets. 5.30pm – 6.30pm

Massey’s CoCA Career Pathways Evening

Creative Career Pathways,  Thursday 22 August, 5.30pm, Level C, Te Ara Hihiko, Massey University Wellington

Graduates from across our art, design, music and creative media production degrees return to talk about their experience as students and their careers since graduating. The event adds another dimension to the Wellington Open Day which follows on Friday 23 August.

This evening is ideal for anyone considering a degree in the creative arts, as well as parents or teachers who would like to find out more about study here, and where our graduates go.

Join us at 5.30pm in Level C Te Ara Hihiko for refreshments before the presentations start in The Pit auditorium at 6pm. There will be time to talk with graduates and staff afterwards, with the event concluding by 7.30pm.


Air NZ Pilot Careers Evening

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Kia ora from the team at Air New Zealand and our Preferred Flight Training Organisations.

We are pleased to announce our Pilot Career Open Evenings happening in Auckland and Christchurch for students interested in a career as a professional pilot. This is a great opportunity for students and their parents to attend presentations from Air New Zealand Pilots, to learn about the role / life of a pilot and talk with our Preferred Flight Training Organisations.

This year we have made a change to the Auckland format which will enable guests to register for one of two sessions. The purpose of this is to try and provide better access to our presenters and exhibitors in smaller numbers.

Guests can register online at: – Air New Zealand Pilot Career Evening. There are three events listed Auckland x 2 / Christchurch x 1.

Check out the Air New Zealand Academy of Learning – Facebook page.

Event dates and details:

Tuesday 27th August

Air New Zealand Academy of Learning
7 Rennie Drive, Mangere,

Guests can register for:
Session One: 4.00 pm – 6.30 pm
Air New Zealand presentation 5.00 pm

Session Two: 5.00 pm – 7.30 pm
Air New Zealand presentation 6.00 pm

Thursday 05th September

International Aviation Academy
25 Aviation Drive, Harewood,
Christchurch Airport

Open 4.00 pm – 7.30 pm
Air New Zealand Presentation 5.30 pm