The Otago Polytechnic should know before the end of the year if it has been chosen as a regional centre of expertise.
As a Cabinet decision about the future of the vocational education sector in New Zealand looms, Otago Polytechnic CEO Phil Ker urges the coalition Government to respect some ...
Otago Polytechnic's Auckland campus would disappear if a proposal in a draft Cabinet paper obtained by the National Party went ahead, the polytechnic's chief executive says.
Otago Polytechnic's Phil Ker says the education minister cannot remain silent on the future of the country's polytechnics and ITOs after a "damaging" draft Cabinet paper was leaked.
King’s High School pupil Nick Bryan (17) puts the final touches to the dish that won him first place at the Otago final of the National Secondary Schools Culinary Competition, held at Otago...
Otago Polytechnic is gearing up to host secondary schoolgirls from Dunedin and South Otago, as an annual ShadowTech day returns this week.
Changes to post-study work rights are to blame for a drop in international student numbers at Otago Polytechnic's Auckland campus, the polytechnic says.
Sonny Bill Williams has announced that he has graduated from Otago Polytechnic with a degree in applied management.
Otago Polytechnic third-year design students' latest clients were a little different than their usual ones.
It's now a waiting game for Southern polytechnics that have submitted proposals demanding changes to Government plans to reform the sector.
It is worlds away from her old life in India, but when New Delhi-based HR professional Suman Singh decided she wanted a change of career, she knew New Zealand was the place she wanted to go.
Otago Polytechnic, under chief executive Phil Ker, has just given a masterclass in how to respond to proposals that would dismantle the flexibility, independence and entrepreneurial spirit of the...
Representatives of the Kaua'i Community College, on the Hawaiian island of Kaua'i, and members of the island's business community have continued an "extremely positive" visit to Otago Polytechnic and wider Dunedin area.
More than half of trade employers would hire fewer apprentices if the Government implemented its polytechnic proposal, a new survey indicates.
The University of Otago has thrown its weight behind Otago Polytechnic's alternative plan for a national polytechnic merger.
Otago Polytechnic's Phil Ker admits he wasn't pleased at plans to centralise the tertiary institutions. But his frustration galvanised him into action and he's devised a plan to ‘‘refine the reform’’.
The Protect Our Polytech campaign seems to be gaining traction, with Education Minister Chris Hipkins calling Otago Polytechnic's argument "compelling".
Graduating from Otago Polytechnic after completing a degree in only a year was possible with the polytechnic's Capable NZ pathways, a student being capped today says.