Kiribati Institute of Technology (KIT) is a leading vocational education and training institute in Kiribati offering in-demand award and short courses for trades and non-trades industries. Our quality training will enhance your employment opportunities domestically and internationally through accredited and non-accredited courses. KIT is a government-owned TVET Institute; a division of the Government of Kiribati Ministry of Employment and Human Resource (MEHR), working in close partnership with the Marine Training Centre (MTC). We have a strong reputation of working with our communities to build successful futures for all I-Kiribati.
Each year, KIT enrols over 280 students into our Betio and Bikenibeu campuses, with over 400 students participating in accredited study each term. KIT launched its Kiritimati Island campus in March 2019. Our campuses offer a friendly, safe, clean, and culturally sensitive training environment with modern resources and support services. At KIT we provide you with the best opportunity to gain real-world experience while you study. Our flexible learning approach enables you to study full time or part time, allowing you the opportunity to build your skills and knowledge around your other commitments.
Looking to boost your existing knowledge or start a new career? Our variety of specialised short courses provide you an opportunity to study with KIT, without needing to complete to a full qualification. At KIT all of our courses are designed and delivered to assist you to find employment in your chosen field. KIT qualifications are recognised in Australia, New Zealand and throughout the Asia Pacific region which provides further options for to study overseas. KIT is accredited with the Educational Quality and Assessment Programme (EQAP) and has sub-contract agreements in place with Australian Registered Training Organisations (RTO), Chisholm Institute of TAFE (Victoria) and TAFE Queensland, to award international qualifications through the KIT Developmental Recognition of Prior Learning Model.
As a professional centre of learning, KIT is committed to quality, innovation, flexibility and equality.