We're so proud to celebrate the mahi of our ākonga/learners at our graduation ceremonies. We're always keen to make sure this day is wonderful for our learners, their whānau and our kaimahi who work hard to support our ākonga. 

Kai pai! 

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Graduation ceremony videos

Watch the live recording of the graduation ceremonies. Feel free to share it with your whānau or friends who didn't get a chance to join you on your special day. 

Graduate list

List of this year's graduates from Otago Polytechnic.

One from the Gram!

The fun behind the scenes on graduation day!

Graduate stories

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"I think the Engineering programme at Otago Polytechnic did a really good job helping me understand the applications of the stuff I was learning. It made the course easier to understand and more enjoyable."

CHRIS OLSEN | Graduate, Bachelor of Engineering Technology (Civil)
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"Living in Central Otago and being surrounded by vineyards prompted me to pursue a different career – in horticulture. For me, it was an obvious choice for my future work."

RIKA VERMUE | Graduate, New Zealand Certificate in Horticulture (Fruit Production, Level 4)
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"I decided to pursue the NZ Diploma in Veterinary Nursing because I wanted to bring my qualification up to current industry standard, as I had been nursing for so long. I also wanted a qualification that reflected my experience."

GINA MARTELLI | Graduate, New Zealand Diploma in Veterinary Nursing
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"I also like the fact that Otago Polytechnic’s School of Architecture nurtures a studio-based learning approach that helps learners understand the value of strong relationships and architecture that responds to place. We keep growing every year."

LEANA SCHEFFER | Graduate Diploma in Tertiary Education

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