Media hub

Welcome, to the NMIT Media hub.

This is where you can find:

Our media contact details

All media calls and enquiries relating to Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology, including the facilities, programmes, services, and staff should be directed to the Communications Advisor.  

This includes requests for:

  • Staff and student interviews
  • Media visits onsite
  • Permission to photograph or film on NMIT property 

Please allow at least 48 hours for a response.


For urgent enquiries

Phone (03) 546 9175

Our social media

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These are NMIT's official social media channels. We’d love you to follow us, share stuff and browse our posts, photos and videos. Start exploring by using our hashtag #NMITNZ

Our publications

Read our reports and guides to discover more about NMIT.

Our stories

We’ve always got a story to share. Read about our student successes, staff achievements and new programmes or facilities.

Guidelines for media visits and requests to interview, photograph or film

Contact the Communications Advisor for permission to access any of our campuses, facilities or other property.

This includes circumstances where you may wish to interview, photograph or film students or staff. We will arrange consents; student or parental permission alone is not sufficient because there may be privacy considerations. We protect the safety and privacy of our students, visitors and staff 

  • all people interviewed, photographed or filmed must first give consent in accordance with the Privacy Act 2020. This includes people who may be in the background.
  • if asked, media should confirm how recordings will be used
  • health and safety procedures must be observed
  • requests to stop recording, or for media to leave, must be adhered to
  • recording must not hinder access to any building or facility.

Media releases

Read our latest media releases

Date Title
25 March 2024 Project aims to demystify AI [PDF, 125 KB]
11 March 2024 Free sustainable horticulture programme reaches community [PDF, 86 KB]
26 February 2024 Serving up opportunities [PDF, 225 KB]
21 February 2024 Hundreds welcomed to NMIT Te Pūkenga [PDF, 206 KB] 
5 December 2023 2023 Graduation celebrations [PDF, 219 KB]
15 November 2023 Awards aplenty for NMIT Te Pūkenga tutor [PDF, 99 KB]
13 November 2023 BAM 2023 Award results [PDF, 170 KB]
9 November 2023 BAM 2023 Preview [PDF, 267 KB]
1 November 2023 Christmas comes early at NMIT [PDF, 97 KB]
31 October 2023 "Like being selected for the All Blacks” [PDF, 123 KB]
11 October 2023 Capturing a spot in photo finals [PDF, 253 KB]
09 October 2023 Local artists deliver week-long exhibitions thanks to NMIT | Te Pūkenga students. [PDF, 250 KB]
19 September 2023 Richmond campus ‘abuzz’ with new programme [PDF, 143 KB]
12 September 2023 Post memory project nearing full launch [PDF, 109 KB]
10 August 2023 A dream inspires award-winning story for kaiako [PDF, 292 KB]
25 July 2023 New programme for primary industry skills offers focus on beekeeping. [PDF, 115 KB]
23 March 2023 New horticulture programme teaches simple ways to grow your own food [PDF, 181 KB]
28 November 2022 BAM 2022: Exhibition awards results [PDF, 243 KB]
28 November 2022 Graduation 2022 [PDF, 119 KB]
14 November 2022 BAM 2022: a showcase of Bachelor of Arts and Media student work [PDF, 147 KB]
3 November 2022 Time to update the history of tertiary education in Nelson Marlborough [PDF, 179 KB]
20 October 2022 New scholarships help get youth on study ladder [PDF, 130 KB]
29 August 2022 International students return. [PDF, 192 KB]
25 July 2022 Virtual experience for prospective students [PDF, 120 KB]
4 July 2022 A commotion is coming to NMIT Nelson Campus [PDF, 584 KB]
16 June 2022 NMIT Taster Week sessions proving popula [PDF, 121 KB]r
28 April 2022 NMIT 2022 scholarship recipients [PDF, 590 KB]
10 March 2022 Lunchtime Te Reo classes offered [PDF, 540 KB]
14 February 2022 NMIT graduation events: a modified affair [PDF, 521 KB]
22 November BAM2021: Award winners announced [PDF, 603 KB]
11 November NMIT and Kāinga Ora sign MOU to build homes [PDF, 210 KB]
4 November BAM2021: a showcase of Bachelor of Arts and Media student work [PDF, 514 KB]
28 October Menu takes diners through the seasons [PDF, 578 KB]
16 September 2021 Cooking competition showcases food from land & sea [PDF, 125 KB]
1 September 2021 2022 Scholarships released [PDF, 129 KB]
16 August 2021 NMIT to pay living wage [PDF, 513 KB]
3 August 2021 Kiwi's swarm to beekeeping [PDF, 519 KB]
3 August 2021 Building refurbishment creates interactive learning spaces [PDF, 506 KB]
15 June 2021 Wharenui carvings get some TLC at Whakatū marae [PDF, 252 KB]
15 June 2021 Medal wins for NMIT cookery students [PDF, 147 KB]
20 May 2021 Important intake of internationally qualified nurses arrives at NMIT [PDF, 147 KB]
18 May 2021 Ngāti Kuia and NMIT horticulture training partnership [PDF, 182 KB]
3 May 2021 Joinery students donate junior saw horses [PDF, 140 KB]
3 May 2021 NMIT viticulture tutor wins prestigious American award [PDF, 175 KB]
27 April 2021 Specialist book on grapevine diseases co-authored by NMIT tutor [PDF, 187 KB]
12 April 2021 A win-win housing partnership [PDF, 171 KB]
29 March 2021 Strong domestic enrolments for NMIT programmes [PDF, 128 KB]
22 March 2021 The Space Between: a showcase for Nelson authors and artists [PDF, 188 KB]
17 March 2021 Apprentice students rise to the challenge [PDF, 192 KB]


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