About us

The Open Polytechnic of New Zealand Ltd is a subsidiary of Te Pūkenga - New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology and is the nation’s leading distance and online learning provider. Our focus is on learner success for around 30,000 learners each year.

  • About Open Polytechnic

    Open Polytechnic delivers online and distance learning courses throughout New Zealand and internationally.


  • Open Polytechnic and Te Pūkenga

    Studying at Open Polytechnic | Te Pūkenga next year 

  • Jobs at Open Polytechnic

    If you like to get to the end of the day knowing you have made a difference in the world we’ve got just the job.
  • Our learners

    Find out more about who our learners at Open Polytechnic are, where they come from and why they decide to study with us.

  • News, publications and research

    Find our latest news, media releases and publications, and learn more about academic research at Open Polytechnic.