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Applying for Credit

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Credit for study undertaken elsewhere

Have you studied at another New Zealand University, Polytechnic, or overseas institution? You may be entitled to have credit granted towards your undergraduate qualification (transfer credit).


Credit from previous study

If you are planning to use credit from previous study as a prerequisite for Otago papers, you should apply for transfer credit and await the outcome of your application before proceeding to Paper Selection.


How to Apply

Apply for credit for study undertaken at another institution in the Exams and Results section of your eVision portal.

Access your eVision portal


Credit and Graduation

If you have applied to graduate, your credit application must be received with sufficient time for your qualification to be completed on your academic record at least five weeks prior to the Graduation ceremony. Failure to do so will result in you being removed from the ceremony.

For Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) credit applications and questions please contact the Department concerned.


Contact the Student Records Office for assistance

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