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Otago Global Student Exchange 
List of Partner Institutions

Otago Global

The University of Otago has exchange agreements with over 90 institutions worldwide. Exchange agreements are regularly reviewed and places may not be available at a particular university at the time of application.

Partner Institutions for Specific Disciplines

Asia & the Pacific

Europe

North or South America

Flag of ArgentinaArgentina

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications invited from Otago students
Pontificia Universidad Católica Argentina No Students must have suitable level of Spanish.

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

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Flag of AustraliaAustralia

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications invited from Otago students
University of Western Australia Yes Matariki Partner. Students must have completed a minimum of one academic year at Otago.

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

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Flag of AustriaAustria

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications invited from Otago students
Wirtschafts Universität Wein Yes An optional German course is offered at the start of each semester.

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

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Flag of BelgiumBelgium

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications invited from Otago students
Universite Catholic de Louvain Yes An optional French course is offered at the start of each semester.

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

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Flag of BrazilBrazil

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications invited from Otago students
Fundação Getulio Vargas (FGV-EAESP) Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro (PUC-Rio) Yes Limited number of courses offered in English.

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

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Flag of CanadaCanada

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications invited from Otago students
Brock University Yes Suitable for Sciences, Humanities and TOUR (BCom) students.

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

Dalhousie University Yes Dalhousie Scholarship (refer to the Financial Assistance page for details).

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

McGill University Yes

No - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

Mount Allison University Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

Queen's University Yes Matariki Partner.

No - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

University of Alberta Yes Suitable for Sciences, Humanities and TOUR (BCom) students.

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

University of British Columbia Yes

No - for Semester Two 2017

No - for Semester One 2018

University of Toronto Yes

No - for Semester Two 2017

No - for Semester One 2018

Western University Yes Students are not allowed to take courses at the Richard Ivey School of Business or at Western Law.

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

Western University, Faculty of Law Yes Students must take all courses at Western Law. Cheryl Waldrum Scholarship in Law.

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

Western University, Richard Ivey School of Business Yes Suits 3rd and 4th year BCom students. Students must take all courses at Richard Ivey.

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

York University, Schulich School of Business Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

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Flag of ChileChile

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications invited from Otago students
Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile Yes Limited number of courses offered in English. Students must have a suitable level of Spanish.

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

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Flag of ChinaChina

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications invited from Otago students
Business School, Sun Yat-sen University Yes The agreement is between the two Business Schools only.

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

Chinese University of Hong Kong Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

Chinese University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Business Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

Dalian University of Foreign Languages No Chinese Language and Culture students only

No - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

Fudan University, Shanghai Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

Ocean University of China Yes

No - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

Tsinghua University, Beijing Yes

No - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

University of Hong Kong Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

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Flag of Czech RepublicCzech Republic

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications invited from Otago students
Charles University Yes

No - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

University of Economics, Prague Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

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Flag of DenmarkDenmark

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications invited from Otago students
Copenhagen Business School Yes Students to have completed 2 years study in relevant field(s) before applying.

No - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

University of Aarhus Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

University of Aarhus, School of Business and Social Sciences Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

University of Copenhagen Yes

No - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

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Flag of EnglandEngland

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications invited from Otago students
Aston Business School, Aston University Yes Students to have completed 2 years study

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

Durham University Yes Matariki Partner. Music exchanges available for one semester, all other exchanges are Full Year (Semester 2 start)

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

Falmouth University Yes Approved for Music, Creative Writing only

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

University of Bristol Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

University of East Anglia Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

University of Essex Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

University of Exeter Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

University of Manchester Yes Humanities and Science Undergraduate Students

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

University of Manchester, Alliance Manchester Business School Yes Commerce Undergraduate Students

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

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Flag of FinlandFinland

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications invited from Otago students
Aalto University School of Business Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

University of Helsinki Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

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Flag of FranceFrance

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications invited from Otago students
Grenoble Ecole de Management Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

Université Jean Moulin (Lyon 3) Yes Not available for Law or FINC

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

Université Joseph Fourier Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

Université Sorbonne Nouvelle - Paris 3 No Appropriate French language proficiency results required

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

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Flag of GermanyGermany

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications invited from Otago students
Universitat Leipzig Yes Postgraduate exchanges only. Agreement is just with the Leipzig Faculty of Social Sciences and Philosophy

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

Universitat Tuebingen Yes Matariki Partner. Four to six weeks intensive German language courses available

No - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

University of Cologne Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences Yes Presemester German course recommended even if just taking courses in English

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

University of Heidelberg (Ruprecht-Karls-Universitat) Yes A growing number of English taught courses available

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

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Flag of HungaryHungary

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications invited from Otago students
Corvinus University Yes Business Administration students only

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

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Flag of IcelandIceland

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications invited from Otago students
University of Iceland Yes

No - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

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Flag of IrelandIreland

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications invited from Otago students
University College Dublin, Lochlann Quinn School of Business Yes Undergraduate exchanges only

No - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

University College Dublin, National University of Ireland Yes Undergraduate exchanges only

No - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

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Flag of ItalyItaly

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications invited from Otago students
Universita Commerciale Luigi Bocconi Yes

No - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

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Flag of JapanJapan

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications invited from Otago students
Hirosaki University Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

Keio University Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

Ochanomizu University No

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

Otaru University of Commerce Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

Rissho University No Full year students only

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

University of Tokyo Yes Normally you must be in your third or forth year on exchange at Tokyo.

No - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

Yokohama National University Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

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Flag of MexicoMexico

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications invited from Otago students
Instituto Technológico Autónomo de Mexico (ITAM) Yes Flexibility needed as courses offered in English are confirmed close to the start of the semester.

No - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

Universidad Veracruzana No Students must have suitable level of Spanish.

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

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Flag of NorwayNorway

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications invited from Otago students
University of Bergen Yes

No - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

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Flag of PolandPoland

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications invited from Otago students
Warsaw School of Economics Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

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Flag of PortugalPortugal

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications invited from Otago students
Universidade Nova de Lisboa - Faculdade de Economia Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

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Flag of ScotlandScotland

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications invited from Otago students
The University of Edinburgh Yes One semester exchanges are now possible

No - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

University of Glasgow Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

University of Strathclyde Yes

No - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

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Flag of SingaporeSingapore

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications invited from Otago students
National University of Singapore Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

Trinity Theological College Yes The Student Exchange Agreement is between the Department of Theology and Religion, University of Otago, Dunedin and Trinity Theological College Singapore.

No - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

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Flag of South KoreaSouth Korea

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications invited from Otago students
Yonsei University - School of Business Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

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Flag of SpainSpain

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications invited from Otago students
ESADE Yes Free Spanish course for exchange students wanting to improve their Spanish

No - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

Universidad Complutense de Madrid No Courses only in Spanish

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

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Flag of SwedenSweden

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications invited from Otago students
Lund University Yes Semester One exchanges only

No - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

Stockholm School of Economics Yes One semester exchange only

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

Umea University Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

Uppsala University Yes Matariki Partner

No - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

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Flag of SwitzerlandSwitzerland

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications invited from Otago students
Universität St Gallen Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

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Flag of TaiwanTaiwan

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications invited from Otago students
National Taiwan Normal University Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

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Flag of ThailandThailand

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications invited from Otago students
College of Management Mahidol University Yes MBA exchange only

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

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Flag of The NetherlandsThe Netherlands

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications invited from Otago students
Leiden University Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

Rotterdam School of Management - Erasmus Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

University of Amsterdam Yes Students to have completed 2 years study in relevant field(s) before applying. Only ECON and FINC (with good maths background available) for Commerce.

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

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Flag of USAUSA

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications invited from Otago students
Boston College Yes Ensure you meet the prerequisites - see the academic information on the fact sheet.

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

Duke University, Fuqua School of Business Yes MBA only.

No - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

Florida International University Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

Indiana University, Kelley School of Business Yes MBA only.

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

University of California Yes Ensure you meet the prerequisites - see the academic information on the fact sheet.

No - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

University of Hawai'i at Manoa Yes Suitable for Sciences, Humanities and TOUR (BCom) students.

No - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

University of Minnesota, Carlson School of Management Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

University of Minnesota, Department of Food Science and Nutrition Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

University of North Carolina, Kenan-Flagler School of Business Yes

No - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

University of North Carolina, MBA Programme Yes MBA only.

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

University of Oregon Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

University of Richmond Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

University of Texas at Austin Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

University of Texas, McCombs School of Business Yes

No - for Semester Two 2017

No - for Semester One 2018

University of Virginia Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

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Flag of WalesWales

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications invited from Otago students
Cardiff University Yes NEW PARTNER!!! Humanities and Science undergraduate students

No - for Semester Two 2017

Yes - for Semester One 2018

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