Otago Polytechnic - Dunedin Campus

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Otago Polytechnic - Dunedin Campus

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  • Updated On: Mar 30,2023 05:30 PM IST

Otago Polytechnic - Dunedin Campus Overview

We are guided by our values of caring/manaakitaka; courage/m?ia; accountability/takohaka; and empowerment/whakamanataka. And are proud to be a leader in high-quality, career-focused education. With over 8,000+ students and 650 members of staff, each campus has its own character. Our Dunedin and Central Otago campuses cater to both domestic and international students, while our Auckland campus is dedicated to international students. And of course, there’s loads of options for studying online to fit around your lifestyle.

Our teachers are innovative, expert and passionate; many join us from industry with extensive skillsets and connections and achieve higher-level teaching skills by completing a Graduate Diploma in Tertiary Education. With online tools, blended delivery options and pathways from foundation through to postgraduate; time, distance and previous learning are no barriers to gaining the education you want. 

We are highly active in the field of applied research with our researchers and their students contributing to professional and community networks nationally and internationally. 

Otago Polytechnic - Dunedin Campus
This is the main Otago Polytechnic campus. We're just ten minutes' walk from the city centre, with its great shopping and superb cafés, restaurants, museums and galleries. We're right near the harbour, mountain bike tracks, sports facilities, the cricket oval and Forsyth Barr Stadium, and a short drive away from excellent surf beaches, and outlying suburbs that have their own cool village vibe.

NZD 19030-28220


NZD 20350-36050


University Facts

Established in 1870

Programmes 36 Available

Total Students 8000+

Otago Polytechnic - Dunedin Campus Admission Requirement

The following requirements must be fulfilled to get admitted to the Otago Polytechnic.

  • International students are considered on a case-by-case basis. There can be some additional requirements, depending on the program you are applying to.
  • Students are required to submit their original transcripts from their last attended academic institutions. If they are not in English, then submit the translated copies of the same along with the originals.
  • Applicants must be 18 years old at the time of the beginning of the course.
  • You need to submit your English language proficiency test scores if you are coming from a non-English speaking country.

Please note: If you are not a New Zealand citizen or a permanent resident of  New Zealand, you must obtain a valid study permit before you come to New Zealand.

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Otago Polytechnic - Dunedin Campus All Programs(36)

Otago Polytechnic - Dunedin Campus Tuition Fee

The values given below are estimated figures, excluding extra charges like material fee, student activity fees, athletic fees, health care, etc., for courses. To know more, please visit the Programs page.

Approximate Tuition Fee Per Year

19030 - 28220 Per year

Otago Polytechnic - Dunedin Campus Undergraduate Tuition Fee (NZD)

20350 - 36050 Per year

Otago Polytechnic - Dunedin Campus Graduate Tuition Fee (NZD)

NZD 24470Average Tuition Fee

NZD 0Living Cost

Otago Polytechnic - Dunedin Campus Features

  • Academic Counseling
  • Accomodation (On Campus)
  • Campus Security
  • Campus Shuttle
  • Career Support
  • Financial Assistance
  • Food & Dining Sevices
  • Health Insurance
  • Internet Services
  • Internship & on-the-job training
  • IT Services Helpdesk
  • Library Services
  • Mental Health Services
  • Orientation for new students
  • Parking and Transit
  • Peer Mentorship
  • Recruitment Services
  • Sports & Recreation Facilities
  • Student Leaderships
  • Study & Work Permit
  • Work While Studying
  • Student Learning Centre
  • Women Safety and Resources Centre
  • International Student Life Centre
  • Academic/Career Portals

Otago Polytechnic - Dunedin Campus Students

At Otago Polytechnic we have a broad range of support services that are here to help you through any issues that might arise, and make sure your time here is rewarding and fun.

  • Accessibility services
  • Career services
  • Counselling
  • Chaplains
  • Distance and online support
  • Learning advisors
  • International
  • International homestay
  • Pasifika support
  • Student advisors
  • Wellbeing support

Otago Polytechnic - Dunedin Campus Map and Location

Forth Street, North Dunedin, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand

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