Nanjing Institute of Technology at Otago Polytechnic
Eleven staff and students from Nanjing Institution of Technology in China are spending four weeks on a study short course at Otago Polytechnic.They’re studyin...
Welcome to our Interns
Dunedin is building on its reputation as being a global centre for education, welcoming interns from Europe.
The students are from several universities in Eu...
Lifestyle learning at Central campus
The picture-perfect scenery and work-perfect study at Otago Polytechnic's Central Campus are drawing more and more people seeking a lifestyle change.Student num...
Friendly city celebrations with Qingyuan Polytechnic
The Qingyuan Education Commission and Qingyuan Polytechnic recently visited Otago Polytechnic.Following the signing of a 'Friendly City Relationship' with Duned...
Delivering an international midwifery connection
Otago Polytechnic’s midwifery programme is well known throughout the world. This international recognition was celebrated this week with the visit of 12 Jap...
Work ready for Dunedin
Otago Polytechnic is in partnership with the Dunedin City Council and University of Otago to help students fine employment here.The Work Ready Programme educate...
Every year, Otago Polytechnic is pleased to welcome students from all around the world to our campuses in Dunedin, Central Otago and Auckland.
Here you can learn by doing as you study programmes from undergraduate certificates, diplomas and degrees, through to postgraduate masters’ degrees. Prepare for a career, improve your English and enjoy the fun and safe New Zealand lifestyle.
The quality of our programmes, and the work-readiness of our graduates, is recognised far and wide, making us one of New Zealand's best and most preferred tertiary organisations. The proof is in this year's statistics, just released by the Tertiary Education Commission which ranked us:
- Second in New Zealand polytechnic sector for qualification completions (2014)
- Top five in New Zealand polytechnic sector for course completions, student retention and student progression (2014).
NZQA’s External Evaluation and Review in 2014 gave us their highest possible rating: "highly confident" in our educational performance.
With our small classes and friendly student support, studying at Otago Polytechnic will be some of the best times of your life!
Otago Polytechnic has a campus in Auckland which is just for international students.
The campus is located in the heart of downtown Auckland, so you are never far from the action and fun of this cosmopolitan city. Our Auckland team is made up of top quality teachers and support staff, who come from a range of cultural backgrounds. Classes are taught in English, and there are staff available who speak other languages.
International +64 9 309 0301
New Zealand 0800 111 212
Physical address: Level 2/350 Queen Street, Auckland, New Zealand 1141
Postal address: PO Box 5268, Auckland, New Zealand 1141
Find out more about what our Auckland International Campus has to offer by clicking here.
Each year, many thousands of students come to New Zealand to study. This is because we are an exciting, contemporary country with a highly-regarded education system. Our cities are modern and technologically-connected with good travel links to the rest of the world. Renowned for our great lifestyle, our students can enjoy relatively inexpensive accommodation, entertainment and other living costs in comparison to other countries.
With a population of four million people, New Zealand is one of the least crowded countries in the world. We offer convenience, opportunities and excitement, while remaining friendly, peaceful and safe.
You can enjoy outdoor pursuits like bungy-jumping, kayaking, surfing, skiing and hiking, and have access to the arts, cultural pursuits and modern technology - it’s all right on your doorstep! Enjoy your studies at Otago Polytechnic and experience a great lifestyle!
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