North East

The North East Institute of Technology (NEIoT) is a partnership of further education colleges, universities and businesses supporting higher technical skills development in the North East.  We provide employers with the skilled workforce they need, and provide students with an excellent technical education.  Whatever the objective for your career or your workforce, NEIoT can support you.

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An Introduction to North East IoT

North East IoT offers full and part time courses, apprenticeships and higher apprenticeships


  • Advanced Manufacturing
  • Construction & the Built Environment
  • Digital
  • Engineering


  • New College Durham
  • East Durham College
  • Middlesbrough College
  • NA College
  • Sunderland College
  • Tyne Coast College

Nissan Motor Manufacturing UK is pleased to be a leading partner in an initiative that will help to provide higher-level skills for manufacturing companies, and also inspire people of all ages to invest in their own skills and knowledge.

Ian Green
Senior Controller/Section Manager, Nissan

Esh Group is proud to be part of this unique collaboration which brings together further education and some of the region’s leading employers to give our young people the skills they need to succeed and set them on a clear path to highly-skilled, highly-paid employment.

Andy Radcliffe
Chief Executive, Esh Group



The North East Institute of Technology has a wide range of state-of-the-art facilities across a number of locations across the North East. Significant investments are being made at all our campuses, for purpose-built IoT centres and learning environments equipped with the latest technologies in engineering, built environment, advanced manufacturing, motor vehicle and digital sectors. Industry-standard facilities in our technical training will make a real difference to skills development for individuals, employers and the region.

North East Institute of Technology Nissan Leaf Electric Rig

North East Institute of Technology Toyota Prius Hybrid Rig

As a student at NEIoT, you will be learning the specialist skills needed by employers in the region now and in the future


1000+Students in the North East are benefitting from technical training from the North East Institute of Technology
6%Over our first year target for women studying higher technical qualifications at the North East Institute of Technology
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