Study one of the School of Design’s acclaimed design programmes and become an industry-ready, creative designer with great prospects for a successful career. We’ll help you develop and showcase your talent.
At Otago Polytechnic’s School of Design you:
- learn in small classes in immersive studio environments
- have the opportunity to be involved in professional presentations, talks, exhibitions and events, including the annual 'Excite' exhibition
- benefit from our strong links to the local, national and international design community and from the School’s ongoing networks and opportunities through these associations – this will allow you to form contacts within the industry, while at the same time earning credits towards your degree
- get the chance, no matter what your discipline, to work with real clients, creating design-based solutions and services
Our staff is professional and passionate about inspiring students for their greatest success!
EPICentre is our workshop studio equipped with machine and digital tools that cater to design, art, information technology and engineering disciplines.
We have strong links with industry and the wider community through student projects, field trips, work placements, internships and student exchanges.
We offer a variety of scholarships to assist students in many study areas.
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