Otago Polytechnic

New Zealand Certificate in Business (Administration and Technology) (Level 3)

  • Dunedin or online through the TANZ eCampus
  • 1 semester full-time (Dunedin); 20 weeks full-time (TANZ); part-time options for both
  • Level 3
  • Starts February and July (TANZ-monthly intakes)
  • Apply until start date

This nationally-recognised programme is ideal if you are already in, or seeking to move into, a general administrative, data entry, receptionist or customer service role.

New Zealand Certificate in Business (Administration and Technology) (Level 4)

  • Dunedin, online or through the TANZ eCampus
  • 1 semester full-time (Dunedin); 20 weeks full-time (TANZ); part-time options for both*
  • Level 4
  • Starts February and July, 2017 (TANZ - monthly intakes)
  • Apply until start date

Do you want to learn how to make an office run smoothly and efficiently? Then this is the ideal option. If you're someone who has already mastered the basics of business administration, this nationally-recognised qualification will help you step up to a more senior level. If you're new to administration, it will give you an advanced understanding of administration and management skills that will make you a valuable asset to employers.

Certificate in Foundation Studies (Level 4) (Business)

  • Dunedin and Auckland
  • 1 semester full-time (Dunedin); 16 weeks full-time (Auckland)
  • Level 4
  • Starts Dunedin: February and July. Auckland: January, March, June, August and October
  • Apply until start date

Successful completion of this Certificate will guarantee you entry into our business diploma or degree programme! Through project-based learning, discover how to produce effective business documents and communication. The Auckland-based programme is for international students only.

Doctor of Professional Practice

  • Throughout New Zealand
  • 3 years full-time (up to 7 years part-time)
  • Level 9 - 10
  • Starts Flexible
  • Apply anytime

Are you an advanced practitioner who is ready to achieve a doctoral qualification while making a significant contribution to their organisation, hapū, iwi, community or professional area? The DPP captures emergent knowledge relevant to the candidate’s work and relevant for work contexts, integrating work-based knowledge with disciplinary knowledge to create new knowledge.