Postgraduate study at Otago
Welcome to the University of Otago, New Zealand’s leading postgraduate research university. *
At Otago you’ll be immersed in a collegial academic environment and enjoy support and facilities that are second-to-none.
As New Zealand’s leading university for research quality, Otago offers postgraduate students a wealth of research opportunities across all disciplines.
We also offer a distinguished distance learning programme in a range of subjects, so you can gain your postgraduate qualification from anywhere in the world.
And, from 2014, we have new and existing Coursework Masters’ degrees to get you ahead in your career in as little as a year – dare to be smarter and find out more.
Plus, Otago is the only New Zealand university which accepts scholarship applications for doctoral students at any point during the year. It funds up to 543 doctoral scholarships at any one time – covering about half of its current doctoral student cohort.
What are the benefits to studying at postgraduate level?
A comprehensive list of postgraduate degrees and diplomas
More about postgraduate research at Otago
Resources available to support postgraduate study
For the latest postgraduate news
Get a prospectus, scholarship information and more
Useful contacts for postgraduate students
* Tertiary Education Commission. PBRF Quality Evaluation 2012.