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. From Trimester 1 2018, the following venues will no longer be offered: Gore, Waipukurau & Warkworth.

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 Two 2017 exam application for all qualifications (except the Bachelor of Engineering and Early Childhood Education) are
Reconsideration applications – Friday 1 December 2017
Resit applications – Friday 15 December 2017

Bachelor of Engineering dates are
Reconsideration applications – Tuesday 12 December 2017
Resit applications – Tuesday 26 December 2017
Early Childhood Education dates are
Reconsideration applications – Tuesday 19 December 2017

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