Otago Polytechnic
IT profile RichardHorne 001 Interested in studying Business, Tourism or IT? 
If you want to take your first step towards a career in Business, Tourism or IT - or want to develop yo...
CORP event AlumniAwards2019PhotographerHayleyWalmsley 001 A broad range of passionate graduates were recognised at Otago Polytechnic’s 2019 Distinguished Alumni Awards.The awards ceremony, held at Manaaki on Friday 1...
CORP Campus RainbowFlag006 Otago Polytechnic has won the Simpson Grierson Impact Award at the inaugural Rainbow Excellence Awards.We were also finalists in a range of categories at the aw...
IT event Showcase2017 005 From Minecraft coding secrets to multiplayer gaming, edgy design solutions and innovation approaches to education, Dunedin Techweek offers a mixture of hands-on...
Hayley Lotter Otago Polytechnic Bachelor of Nursing graduate Hayley Lotter is one of only 30 nurses worldwide to be selected to attend the World Health Organisation’s Assem...
ABE gen Automotive 055 An unprecedented number of women are enrolled in automotive and mechanical engineering programmes at Otago Polytechnic this year.Seven women are enrolled in ou...
CORP event TertiaryOpenDay2019 022 v2 From free massage to hair styling, architecture and design stalls to tours of the Dunedin School of Art, Otago Polytechnic’s Tertiary Open Day offered somethi...
Fotolia 182923787 XL Otago Polytechnic’s ground-breaking Brewing programme was the focus of a One News piece this week.The One News crew spoke to Brewing Operations Manager Ben Mi...
CORP campus Abstract 006 Otago Polytechnic continues to grow its research base, the latest round of Performance Based Research Funding reflecting the ITP’s commitment to a well-rounde...
CORP event AlumniAwards2018 DerekForbes 001 DJ Forbes is no stranger to either challenges or success. Yet the New Zealand Rugby Sevens star rates graduating with a Masters from Otago Polytechnic this week...
Hannah painting combined Dunedin School of Art graduate Hannah Leigh Rennie Cockfield this week celebrated the opening of her exhibition, Club Tumeke, at the prestigious Pah Homestead i...
ART profile AarthieeKushwaha 002 Otago Polytechnic Dunedin School of Art graduate Arati Kushwaha has been accepted as the 2019 Artist in Residence with KulturKontakt Austria.Arati beat 800 inte...
CORP campus CampusBuildings 011 Otago Polytechnic has submitted its alternative model for restructuring the Vocational Education sector – one that it believes will result in a high-performin...
IT event Showcase2016 018 Education Minister Chris Hipkins’ proposed reforms of Vocational Education provide a great opportunity to expand an already empowering global online education...
Muslim support 1 Hundreds of Otago Polytechnic students, staff and whānau joined in a circle of peace outside Dunedin’s Al Huda Mosque on Friday 22 March, a week after the ho...
DES Profile RosetteHailes Paku 006 This is the story of a girl who just wanted pink hair. Or to be precise, this is a story about the woman behind the story of a girl who just wanted pink hair.Ot...
DES profile PhoebeLee 014 Doodling, dexterity and discipline inform the work of Otago Polytechnic Fashion Design graduate Phoebe Lee, one of more than 30 talented designers selected fo...
Graduation Polaroid March 2019 13 Almost 1000 people graduated from Otago Polytechnic today, Friday 8 March.More than 370 people attended the 3pm graduation ceremony at the Dunedin Town Hall, w...
CORP event VEPublicConsultation 013 Around 400 members of the public, including local Iwi, Pasifika, elected officials, business stakeholders and community groups, turned out last night to ...
CORP other ButterflyProject 10 A pair of Otago Polytechnic Design lecturers have received permission from NZ Post to do a second batch of wooden butterflies inspired by a series of iconic New...
ENG gen EnglishClass 003 A cohort of 20 young people with refugee backgrounds will graduate from an innovative Otago Polytechnic programme on Monday 11 February. The Former Refugee You...
CORP campus CampusStudents2018 078 Demand for Otago Polytechnic’s degree-level programmes in 2019 has risen significantly.Applications for Bachelor programmes in 2019 are up by more than 18% co...
Jenny Otago Polytechnic is set to stage an art exhibition showcasing the latest phase of its Art on Campus project.Opening on 13 February, Now See Here! features work...
DES event collections2018 092 Otago Polytechnic Fashion Design graduates Phoebe Lee and Rosette Hailes-Paku have been selected for the iD International Emerging Designer Awards in Dunedin in...
NHNZ Wildlife Hosp series Award-winning company Natural History New Zealand is set to produce a television series focusing on all the great work that goes on at the Wildlife Hospital Dun...
ABE event charityhouse2018 002 Otago Polytechnic’s annual Charity House auction has raised $176,000.Each year for the past 12 years, Otago Polytechnic carpentry students have built a four-...