Our vision is to be a research-led campus with an international reputation for excellence.
The University of Otago, Christchurch is part of New Zealand’s most research intensive University, and works in close partnership with the Canterbury District Health Board. The campus is involved in the teaching of undergraduate medical students, postgraduate health science students and postgraduate research students. Among our postgraduate health science students the greatest numbers are nurses undertaking postgraduate courses.
The campus is host to a wide diversity of research groups, many of which have international reputations. Some of our most renowned groups include the Christchurch Heart Institute, the Centre for Free Radical Research and the Christchurch Health and Development Study.
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