- Essential to business students achieving a ‘well-rounded’ education
- A base discipline from which each of the functional areas of business (such as Finance, Marketing, Accounting or Operations Management) has derived some of its principles and ideas
- An excellent complement to courses such as Law, Political Studies, Philosophy, History, Geography, Languages, Psychology, Ecology, Environmental Management, Energy Management, Mathematics and Statistics
- An excellent complement to any degree. Try a few papers, or a minor in Economics - even if you don’t have room for a full major in Economics
The choice is yours with Economics at Otago!
You can study Economics as a major, within an Arts, Commerce or Science degree. The Department of Economics offers a wide range of papers at 200- and 300-level, giving you the flexibility to design your major to fit your interests and career aspirations.
Please contact the Department of Economics with any questions about incorporating a major or minor in Economics into your degree programme.
Study for a Major in Economics at Otago
Read on for essential information to help you choose your path of study.