International students come to Otago to study for a semester, for a year, for an undergraduate degree, or for postgraduate qualifications. For any of these, studying at Otago is an experience of a lifetime. Students on a short term exchange are encouraged to take papers with a fieldwork component, giving you an unrivalled opportunity to get out and about in Otago's hinterland - or out on the water.
The University of Otago offers a wide range of community engagement opportunities too. Activities that are personally enriching as well as fun and a way of giving back to the community that is yours for a short time.
University of Otago domestic students seeking an overseas study opportunity are able to spend one or two semesters abroad at one of 90+ exchange partners worldwide.