About us

Open Polytechnic is New Zealand's leading distance and online learning provider. Our focus is on student success for over 30,000 students each year, who use the flexibility of our distance and online learning services to gain the skills they need to progress in their jobs and careers.

  • About Open Polytechnic

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


  • 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.