The Otago MBA is the leading master in business administration programme in New Zealand. Spanning almost four decades of experience, our students are engaged in successful professional roles with high-profile businesses.
Global Perspective: In the highly competitive and fast changing global economy, the ability to manage international business and cultural diversity is important for career advancement. We prepare students to succeed in this business environment.
On-campus: Our on-campus MBA programmes goes well beyond the academic syllabus to include professional development workshop, practical experience and networking activities. Joining us, students acquire the skills and confidence to handle challenges in the real world.
Online: Our online MBA programme allows students to participate in a highly interactive online class wherever they are. Using an advanced technology platform, the online MBA lectures are conducted live. Students share interactive discussions with their classmates and join in break-out sessions. Should they miss a class, they can catch up with the recordings and be back on track.
The Otago MBA class is a rich multicultural mix of people from a variety of professional backgrounds. We are committed to providing this diverse international environment and candidates are carefully selected on this basis.
From all corners of the world, our alums and students recorded their selfies about their experiences during their Otago MBA journey and after graduation. As international student exchange is very much an integral part of the Otago MBA experiences, students also talked about their international exchange to other renowned MBA programmes. Click and enjoy the video below:
New Zealand is world renowned for its beautiful scenery and is frequently the country of choice for the production of block buster movies. The University of Otago is the first university to have been built in New Zealand and is located in Dunedin, a city in the Otago Province. Otago is well known for its ski fields, beautiful lakes, vineyards, orchards, beaches and outdoor activities. The Otago Peninsula which is only a few minute drive away from the University is renowned for its fantastic scenery and as a sanctuary for wildlife. Additionally, the lovely Dunedin Botanic Garden is only few minute walk away from the campus. With much to offer, Otago is an idyllic place to pursue your postgraduate studies and MBA.
Our application process includes an online form, an interview and a Skype presentation.
Full-time Otago MBA: April 2015 intake
Minimum full-time MBA entry requirements:
- an undergrad degree
- 3 year work experience
- A good GMAT score
- IELTS of 6.5 for non-native English speakers
Online Otago MBA: May 2015 intake
Minimum online MBA entry requirements:
- an undergrad degree
- 5 year work experience
- IELTS of 7.0 for non-native English speakers
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