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Success Story: Kona Chen

Information Technology graduate Kona Chen came to OPAIC to “reboot” himself. Kona was working as an IT developer back home in China but felt his knowledge w...
20 June, 2019
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National Volunteer Week at OPAIC

Students had the chance to explore volunteering opportunities in New Zealand at our mini-expo today. They heard from the Auckland City Mission, Girl Guiding New...
19 June, 2019
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Staff Research: Fog Computing

How can time-sensitive data be processed most efficiently? It is expected that data processing will increasingly occur in the cloud, but sending large volumes...
18 June, 2019
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Why it’s Good to Volunteer

Did you know that 1.2 million people volunteer in New Zealand every year? To celebrate National Volunteer Week, OPAIC Employability Manager Andrew Tui caught u...
18 June, 2019
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Chinese agent workshop

We had the pleasure of hosting more than 80 Chinese onshore agents at our campus yesterday. Our agent partners help our international students to select their...
24 May, 2019
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Otago Polytechnic wins Rainbow Award

Otago Polytechnic has won the Simpson Grierson Impact Award at the inaugural Rainbow Excellence Awards.We were also finalists in a range of categories at the aw...
21 May, 2019
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Student Testimonial: Gertrude Appiagyei

Postgraduate student Gertrude Appiagyei is enjoying the peaceful lifestyle here in New Zealand. Gertrude came from Ghana, a country of 28 million people, to New...
20 May, 2019
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Pink Shirt Day

Today we took part in Pink Shirt Day to show our commitment to creating a positive, welcoming and inclusive environment. Thanks to all the students and staff wh...
17 May, 2019
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Success Story: Karan Kikani

Karan Kikani gained valuable web development experience during his time at OPAIC, which he now uses in his job with Envision Creative. Karan is from Surat, Guja...
7 May, 2019
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Celebrating graduate success

Students from all over the globe graduated at our ceremony in Auckland yesterday. A total of 225 graduates crossed the stage including those who completed their...
2 May, 2019
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DJ Forbes among range of sports stars set to graduate from Otago Polytechnic

DJ Forbes is no stranger to either challenges or success. Yet the New Zealand Rugby Sevens star rates graduating with a Masters from Otago Polytechnic this week...
1 May, 2019
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Graduation livestream available

We will livestream our graduation on Wednesday 1 May, allowing families back home to watch their loved ones cross the stage. The stream will be available at htt...
29 April, 2019
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Kids on Campus for school holidays

OPAIC welcomed the children of its staff onto campus again these school holidays. We had 37 kids aged five to 17 attending yesterday’s Kids on Campus event....
18 April, 2019
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Spreading the word about sustainability

Our Implementing Sustainable Practice students were out in Aotea Square today, sharing their messages about environmental issues. Students in the class got int...
16 April, 2019
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Otago Polytechnic submits alternative model for VE sector 

Otago Polytechnic has submitted its alternative model for restructuring the Vocational Education sector – one that it believes will result in a high-performin...
8 April, 2019
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OPAIC's IT students talk about their mini-project

A group of OPAIC Graduate Diploma in Information Technology students recently finished their mini-project. The project involved developing a website for a prope...
28 March, 2019
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Celebration of Diversity

We held a Celebration of Diversity on campus today to raise money for victims of the Christchurch terror attacks. We have students and staff from dozens of diff...
29 March, 2019
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Otago Polytechnic shows strong support for Muslim community

Hundreds of Otago Polytechnic students, staff and whānau joined in a circle of peace outside Dunedin’s Al Huda Mosque on Friday 22 March, a week after the ho...
22 March, 2019
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Student Testimonial: Aishwarya Singh

Hear business student Aishwarya Singh speak about what it was like to travel to a new country and begin studying at OPAIC over on our YouTube channel. ...
22 March, 2019
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Getting familiar with OPAIC

Our newest students are getting acquainted with Otago Polytechnic Auckland International Campus this week. Students came together on campus yesterday for our Bl...
20 March, 2019
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Student Profile: Samuel Alonso

Business student Samuel Alonso came to New Zealand for some valuable experience in an international environment. Sam was born in Venezuela, but his family is Sp...
15 March, 2019
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Success Story: Abzal Ongarbaev

Abzal Ongarbaev made his childhood dream a reality when he came to New Zealand from Kazakhstan to study. He completed a Bachelor in Computing and Software Devel...
5 March, 2019
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Congratulations to our graduates

A record 740 people are graduating in person from Otago Polytechnic today.More than 320 graduands took the stage for the first of two graduation ceremonies at...
14 December, 2018
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Success Story: Kona Chen

Information Technology graduate Kona Chen came to OPAIC to “reboot” himself. Kona was working as an IT developer back home in China but felt his knowledge w...
20 June, 2019
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National Volunteer Week at OPAIC

Students had the chance to explore volunteering opportunities in New Zealand at our mini-expo today. They heard from the Auckland City Mission, Girl Guiding New...
19 June, 2019
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Staff Research: Fog Computing

How can time-sensitive data be processed most efficiently? It is expected that data processing will increasingly occur in the cloud, but sending large volumes...
18 June, 2019
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Why it’s Good to Volunteer

Did you know that 1.2 million people volunteer in New Zealand every year? To celebrate National Volunteer Week, OPAIC Employability Manager Andrew Tui caught u...
18 June, 2019
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Chinese agent workshop

We had the pleasure of hosting more than 80 Chinese onshore agents at our campus yesterday. Our agent partners help our international students to select their...
24 May, 2019
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Otago Polytechnic wins Rainbow Award

Otago Polytechnic has won the Simpson Grierson Impact Award at the inaugural Rainbow Excellence Awards.We were also finalists in a range of categories at the aw...
21 May, 2019
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Student Testimonial: Gertrude Appiagyei

Postgraduate student Gertrude Appiagyei is enjoying the peaceful lifestyle here in New Zealand. Gertrude came from Ghana, a country of 28 million people, to New...
20 May, 2019
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Pink Shirt Day

Today we took part in Pink Shirt Day to show our commitment to creating a positive, welcoming and inclusive environment. Thanks to all the students and staff wh...
17 May, 2019
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Success Story: Karan Kikani

Karan Kikani gained valuable web development experience during his time at OPAIC, which he now uses in his job with Envision Creative. Karan is from Surat, Guja...
7 May, 2019
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Celebrating graduate success

Students from all over the globe graduated at our ceremony in Auckland yesterday. A total of 225 graduates crossed the stage including those who completed their...
2 May, 2019
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DJ Forbes among range of sports stars set to graduate from Otago Polytechnic

DJ Forbes is no stranger to either challenges or success. Yet the New Zealand Rugby Sevens star rates graduating with a Masters from Otago Polytechnic this week...
1 May, 2019
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Graduation livestream available

We will livestream our graduation on Wednesday 1 May, allowing families back home to watch their loved ones cross the stage. The stream will be available at htt...
29 April, 2019
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Kids on Campus for school holidays

OPAIC welcomed the children of its staff onto campus again these school holidays. We had 37 kids aged five to 17 attending yesterday’s Kids on Campus event....
18 April, 2019
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Spreading the word about sustainability

Our Implementing Sustainable Practice students were out in Aotea Square today, sharing their messages about environmental issues. Students in the class got int...
16 April, 2019
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Otago Polytechnic submits alternative model for VE sector 

Otago Polytechnic has submitted its alternative model for restructuring the Vocational Education sector – one that it believes will result in a high-performin...
8 April, 2019
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OPAIC's IT students talk about their mini-project

A group of OPAIC Graduate Diploma in Information Technology students recently finished their mini-project. The project involved developing a website for a prope...
28 March, 2019
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Celebration of Diversity

We held a Celebration of Diversity on campus today to raise money for victims of the Christchurch terror attacks. We have students and staff from dozens of diff...
29 March, 2019
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Otago Polytechnic shows strong support for Muslim community

Hundreds of Otago Polytechnic students, staff and whānau joined in a circle of peace outside Dunedin’s Al Huda Mosque on Friday 22 March, a week after the ho...
22 March, 2019
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Student Testimonial: Aishwarya Singh

Hear business student Aishwarya Singh speak about what it was like to travel to a new country and begin studying at OPAIC over on our YouTube channel. ...
22 March, 2019
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Getting familiar with OPAIC

Our newest students are getting acquainted with Otago Polytechnic Auckland International Campus this week. Students came together on campus yesterday for our Bl...
20 March, 2019
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Student Profile: Samuel Alonso

Business student Samuel Alonso came to New Zealand for some valuable experience in an international environment. Sam was born in Venezuela, but his family is Sp...
15 March, 2019
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Success Story: Abzal Ongarbaev

Abzal Ongarbaev made his childhood dream a reality when he came to New Zealand from Kazakhstan to study. He completed a Bachelor in Computing and Software Devel...
5 March, 2019
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Congratulations to our graduates

A record 740 people are graduating in person from Otago Polytechnic today.More than 320 graduands took the stage for the first of two graduation ceremonies at...
14 December, 2018