Otago Polytechnic

Student experiences


Our learners are at the heart of everything we do. We also provide a welcoming and supportive environment, and offer a range of facilities, services and support to our learners.


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    Our campuses

    Our main campus is in Dunedin, with a boutique campus in Central Otago and an international campus in Auckland. Our online programmes give you the flexibility to study anywhere, anytime.

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    Support services

    Life as a new student can be exciting and challenging. Our Student Support team can help you through any issues you have, and make sure your time here is rewarding and fun!

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    Future students

    Thinking about studying at Otago Polytechnic? That’s a great start! We have a team of experienced staff that can help you make the right decision.

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    We can help you find a suitable place to live, and provide ongoing accommodation assistance and support at our Dunedin, Central 
    Auckland campuses.

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    Māori students

    Our M¯aori student support staff are available to provide guidance and support to M¯aori students, and assist with a range of individual issues. 

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    Open days and events

    We love connecting with our prospective learners, their whanau and our communities. Our range of open days, information sessions, expos and events lets us do just that.  

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    We offer a variety of scholarships to assist students in many study areas. 


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    Study Abroad and Exchange
    Gain international study and/or work experience and benefit from personal growth and development by participating in our exchange programmes.

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    Otago Polytechnic has four graduations throughout the year – March and December for our Dunedin and Central students, and April and November for our Auckland International Campus students. Find out more about your graduation!

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