Exam dates and venue information

Exam dates and times are not flexible so you'll need to plan for it. Our examination centres change from time to time.  Ensure that you know the location of your examination centre and how to reach it.

Exam dates

Exam timetables are listed below:

Exam centres

Refer to your Exam Admittance Letter for confirmation of your exam venue details. You will be allocated to the exam centre nearest the home address we currently have listed for you.

Note: Our exam centres change from to time. Ensure that you check the location of your exam centre and how to reach it before the day of your exam.

We have reviewed our exam centres and from Trimester One 2016 there are some changes. Please check your admittance letter carefully to make sure you know the centre you have been allocated for your exam(s). If you are assigned to a centre you have not used before, we recommend you familiarise yourself with the route to the centre and how long it takes to reach it . This will avoid unnecessary stress on the day of your exam. Please contact Exams Team at exams@openpolytechnic.ac.nz if you have any queries.

Changing your exam centre 

If you need to change your allocated exam centre contact us using the details below as soon as possible. Exam centre changes cannot be accepted within 14 days before the first day of the examination cycle.

If you have two examinations scheduled at the same time contact us immediately. We will arrange for you to sit one exam in the morning and the other in the afternoon of that day. You must remain at the venue between examinations.

If you need to change your exam centre or have exams scheduled at the same time email exams@openpolytechnic.ac.nz or call the Services Team, Academic Registry on freephone 0508 650 200.

Resit and reconsideration closing dates

If you wish to apply for a resit or reconsideration you need to do so before the dates below.

The closing dates for Trimester 2 2016 exam applications for all qualifications except Bachelor of Engineering Technology, and Bachelor of Teaching (Early Childhood Education) are:

  • Reconsideration applications – Friday 2 December 2016
  • Resit applications – Friday 16 December 2016

The closing dates for applications under Bachelor of Engineering Technology are:

  • Reconsideration applications – Wednesday 14 December 2016
  • Resit applications – Wednesday 4 January 2017

The closing date for applications under Bachelor of Teaching (Early Childhood Education) is:

  • Reconsideration applications - Tuesday 20 December 2016

Need more information?

If you have any questions about exam dates and venues email exams@openpolytechnic.ac.nz  or contact the Services Team, Academic Registry on freephone 0508 650 200.

Related information

Exam materials and admittance information