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We’re proud of our staff, students and graduates. Ours is a small campus where everyone is part of the ‘Central’ family.

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Otago Polytechnic Central Campus leading by example

Otago Polytechnic Central Campus Marketing Manager, Melanie Kees, is leading by example, and is hitting the books ... again!Melanie already has a New ...

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American Search & Rescue team train in Central Otago

An American search & rescue team affiliated with the US Air Force has spent two weeks in the mountain ranges of Central Otago on a customised avalanch...

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Lifestyle learning at Central campus

The picture-perfect scenery and work-perfect study at Otago Polytechnic's Central Campus are drawing more and more people seeking a lifestyle change.S...

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