Open Day

January Open Day

Thursday 31 January, 2pm-5pm

Discover how to get the skills and knowledge you need for the job you want, at Open Day on Thursday 31 January.

Come along and talk to tutors, attend an information session and check out our range of certificate, diploma, degree and graduate programmes. You can also enrol on the day (remember to bring ID such as a passport or birth certificate).

Open Day will be running at the following Ara locations:

  • City Campus - corner of Madras and Moorhouse Avenue in central Christchurch
  • Woolston Campus - corner of Ensors Road and Sullivan Avenue in Christchurch
  • Timaru Campus - corner of Theodosia street and Arthur Street in Timaru
  • Mānawa Campus - corner of St Asaph Street and Antigua Street in the Christchurch Health Precinct
    • Please note: Manawa campus is only open between 3.30pm and 5pm

register now

City campus, Madras Street

Information sessions and tours

2:30pm - 3pm3pm - 3:303:30pm - 4pm4pm - 4:304:30pm - 5pm5pm
Business Info Session  Info Session

Laboratory ScienceInfo Session    

Early ChildhoodInfo SessionInfo SessionInfo Session   
Te Puna Wānaka   Info Session  
CELTAInfo Session    Info Session
Applied Sciences

Info Session

Musculoskeletal Health  Info Session   
Social Work, Health and Wellbeing   Info Session  
NASDA Info Session    
Design  Tour and Info Session   
Music Arts  Info Session   
ICTInfo Session Info Session   
Student Accommodation / Otautahi House Otautahi House Tour Otautahi House Tour  
Engineering Info SessionTour   
ConstructionInfo sessionTour   

General Campus Tours – Madras Street, Woolston and Timaru

  • 2:15pm - 3:00pm
  • 2:30pm - 3:15pm
  • 2:45pm - 3:30pm
  • 3:00pm - 3:45pm
  • 3:15pm - 4:00pm
  • 3:30pm - 4:15pm
  • 3:45pm - 4:30pm
  • 4:00pm - 4:45pm
  • 4:15pm - 5:00pm
  • 4:30pm - 5:15pm

Manawa campus (Health Precinct), Antigua Street

Please note: Manawa campus is only open between 3.30pm and 5pm

Information sessions and tours

3:30pm - 4pm 4pm - 4:30pm 4:30pm - 5pm
Nursing Info Session Info Session
Tour of Simulation Rooms Tour of Simulation Rooms Tour of Simulation Rooms
Prehealth Info session
Midwifery Info Session