Important dates


To graduate either in person or in absentia at one of the ceremonies listed below, you must register via the Student Hub. 


Registration for 2022 ceremonies is not currently open.

Learners completing their qualifications early in 2022 will be contacted once registration is open with information on how to register to attend a ceremony.


The venue for all Otago Polytechnic Graduation Ceremonies is the Dunedin Town Hall.

Thursday 10 March 2022 at 12.30pm (Ceremony 1) - CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19

Auckland International Campus

College of Community Development & Personal Wellbeing - Bachelor of Social Services, Beauty Therapy, Childhood Studies, English Language Centre, Foundation Learning, Hairdressing, Health and Wellbeing, Health Bridging, Graduate Diploma in Tertiary Education


Thursday 10 March 2022 at 3.30pm (Ceremony 2) - CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19

Te Maru Pūmanawa | College of Creative Practice and Enterprise - Architecture, Art, Design, Business, Tourism.

College of Health - Institute of Sport Exercise & Health, Wellness and Relaxation Massage, and School of Nursing only

TANZ eCampus.


Friday 11 March 2022 at 3.00 pm - CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19

Capable NZ

Central Otago Campus

College of Engineering, Construction and Living Sciences - Automotive, Carpentry, Construction, Engineering, Information Technology and Veterinary Nursing.

College of Health - School of Midwifery and Occupational Therapy only.

Te Maru Pūmanawa | College of Creative Practice and Enterprise - Food Design Institute only.


Friday 16 December 2022
Further details to be confirmed