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University of Otago

362 Leith St North Dunedin Dunedin View map
New Zealand
#176
Public
Very High
18,840
Yes
1,315
4,093

Overview

The University of Otago provides excellent opportunities for students considering postgraduate study in Sciences, Health Sciences, Humanities or Business.

Founded in 1869, the University of Otago is New Zealand's oldest university, but it is also a place that prepares students for the demands of the 21st century. Otago is highly committed to using our research strengths to improve the health, prosperity and well-being of people in New Zealand and around the world.

Otago is New Zealand's leading postgraduate university, with unrivalled access to world-class research teams and academic leaders. For every 100 postgraduate students, we have 20 or more research-active staff who are leaders in their disciplines.

As well as our main campus in Dunedin, Australasia's only true university city, we have postgraduate study options in our Wellington and Christchurch Medical and Health Science campuses, and by Distance Learning.

Programs available

Postgraduate - Faculties/Departments and Programs

University Highlights

Total students - 18,840

18%
82%

International students - 4,093

66%
34%

Total faculty staff - 1,315

789
526

Total students - 18,840

18%
82%

International students - 4,093

66%
34%

Total faculty staff - 1,315

526
789

Scholarships

Yes
The Scholarships above offer some form of financial aid to prospective students. Please always check the specific requirements and restrictions on scholarship availability.
2019
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This institution accepts IELTS!
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