Doctor of Professional Practice

Otago Polytechnic

Subject area

Mixed Field Programmes not elsewhere classified




3 Years

Total student fees


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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates of this programme are thought leaders in their organisation, iwi, field or community, who make substantial, sustainable and original contributions to knowledge and practice development in diverse communities and cultural contexts.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

A masters qualification at the standard of Excellence or Credit, or the equivalent - eg A or B grade, Honours 1 or 2, - and evidence to the satisfaction of the Research and Post-Graduate Committee to demonstrate extensive professional experience, ability and willingness to undertake self-managed academic process, an established professional relationship, and demostrated academic writing and researching skills at postgraduate level.

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


3 Years

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$8,536 $25,608
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$10,612 $31,836
Total $19,148 $57,444

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A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.

Student Success


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

Median earnings $83,000
Earnings range $67,000 - $95,000
In employment 58%
In further study 8%
On a benefit N/A

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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 762 786
Phone: (03) 477 3014
Fax: (03) 471 6870

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Where does this information come from?

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NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

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