A rush to primary sector and construction industry training has spurred a 49% increase in domestic enrolments at Otago Polytechnic.
The spectre of sector-wide job cuts was raised at Otago Polytechnic during a visit by the man in charge of New Zealand’s new national vocational education institute.
Charged with knowledge of a different kind, a group of Otago Polytechnic students have graduated from a pioneering new course.
Covid-19 put the brakes on Otago Polytechnic’s drive to attract international students but marketing still includes advertising in Russian.
Two Otago educators who love to enthuse their students have had their dedication to tertiary-level teaching recognised with national awards.
A survey of 400 education agents confirms the pandemic is boosting New Zealand's reputation as a good place to study.
A well-attended open day at the University of Otago and Otago Polytechnic helped prospective students and their parents weigh up options for next year.
Dunedin's substantial student population will be joined by people thinking of becoming students at a joint open day at the University of Otago and Otago Polytechnic on Monday.
A rescue package to stabilise the international education sector is being met with some relief in Otago. But leaders in the field remain anxious about the future.
A planned $31.7 million trades training centre at Otago Polytechnic has secured backing from the Government.
A hardship fund for Otago Polytechnic students is worth $214,000, but just $12,000 has gone into their pockets so far.
Advertising scholarships for students learning about construction or health and safety is the first step of Otago Polytechnic’s community-based response resulting from a prosecution after a...
The prosecution of Otago Polytechnic after a carpentry student partly severed his finger has resulted in a landmark judgement.
The baton of leadership for Otago Polytechnic has been passed to Megan Gibbons. Challenges include flow-on effects from the Covid-19 crisis and a shake-up of vocational education but she is used to clearing hurdles.
The Audacious innovation programme that helps University of Otago and Otago Polytechnic students start their own businesses has announced its latest winners.