Study options after English

Every programme and course at Otago Polytechnic is different and has its own set of professional jargon (vocabulary unique to a profession).

Try not to let jargon and unfamiliar words 
worry you. Even native English speakers can initially struggle to understand these new course specific words, you will get there with time. 

For more information around income and job opportunities visit and type the name of the career into the search bar on the top right-hand side of the page.   

programme will have English language requirements or prerequisites.

These are shown in the information pages, for IELTS and for NZCEL.

There are some other ways to show your English language level too – go to this link to see the equivalent levels in accepted language proficiency assessments:

Study options