Otago Polytechnic

Future students

Choosing where and what to study is a big decision ... so we've done the hard part for you.

If you've got questions about a programme or want to know what it's like to study with us, you're on the right page.

Liaison Advisors

Our Liaison Advisors are here to help you find the study option that's right for you. They're also happy to chat about life at Otago Polytechnic or to answer any questions you might have. 



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Tama Walker

Liaison Advisor


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Carly Nesbit

Liaison Advisor


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Steph Kerslake

Liaison Advisor



Not quite ready to apply?

Get a first-hand look at what we have to offer with a guided tour of our Dunedin campus. Our Liaison team can tailor your visit to include specific study areas and facilities you're interested in.

Meet students, talk to teachers and learn about the great support services we offer all students.

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Why study at
Otago Polytechnic?


We have 150+ programmes of study, from certificate to doctorate, and everything in between. Our average teacher-to-student ration is 1:16, so you'll be well supported academically.


Our programmes are tailored to the needs of industry. Our students work on real projects in real workplaces. You learn by doing, which gives you the experience future employers are looking for.


Our learners are the heart of everything we do. Enjoy a friendly place to study and teachers who are with you every step of the way. Plus, a great range of facilities, services and support.



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