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Otago Global Student Exchange Partners

Carrington College students

The University of Otago has exchange agreements with over 90 institutions around the world. Students are encouraged to list up to five destinations on the application form. Placement is based on availability and meeting the requirements of the host institution.

Exchange agreements are regularly reviewed. 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 Catolica Argentina No

Yes - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

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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 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

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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 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

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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 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

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Flag of BrazilBrazil

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications invited from Otago students
Fundação Getulio Vargas (FGV-EAESP) Yes Suitable for students wishing to take 100-500 Otago equivalent papers on exchange (taught courses only).

Yes - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

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

Yes - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

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Flag of CanadaCanada

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications invited from Otago students
Brock University Yes Commerce students: approved for Tourism only. Award for Maori Language students (refer to the Financial Assistance page for details).

Yes - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

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

Yes - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

McGill University Yes

No - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

Mt Allison University Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

Queen's University Yes Matariki Partner.

No - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

Schulich School of Business at York University Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

University of Alberta Yes Commerce students: approved for Tourism only.

No - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

University of British Columbia Yes Limited number of places for Law and Commerce students.

No - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

University of Toronto Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

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

Yes - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

Western University, Faculty of Law Yes Students will not be able to take courses outside the Faculty of Law. Cheryl Waldrum Scholarship in Law.

No - for Semester Two 2015

No - for Semester One 2016

Western University, Richard Ivey School of Business Yes Suitable to 3rd and 4th year Commerce students.

No - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

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Flag of ChileChile

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications invited from Otago students
Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile Yes Limited number of courses offered in English.

No - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

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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 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

Chinese University of Hong Kong Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

Chinese University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Business Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

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

Yes - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

Fudan University, Shanghai Yes

No - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

Tsinghua University, Beijing Yes

No - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

University of Hong Kong Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

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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 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

University of Economics, Prague Yes

No - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

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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 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

School of Business and Social Sciences Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

University of Aarhus Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

University of Copenhagen Yes

No - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

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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 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

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

Yes - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

Falmouth University Yes Approved for Music, Creative Writing only

Yes - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

University of Bristol Yes

No - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

University of East Anglia Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

University of Essex Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

University of Exeter Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

University of Manchester, Manchester Business School Yes Commerce Undergraduate Students

No - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

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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 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

University of Helsinki Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

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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 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

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

Yes - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

Université Paris Ouest Nanterre La Défense (Paris X) No Excellent French language ability required

Yes - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

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

Yes - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

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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 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

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

Yes - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

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 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

University of Heidelberg (Ruprecht-Karls-Universitat) No Adequate level of German required

Yes - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

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Flag of HungaryHungary

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

No - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

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Flag of IcelandIceland

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

Yes - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

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Flag of IrelandIreland

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications invited from Otago students
University College Dublin, National University of Ireland Yes

No - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

University College Dublin, Quinn School of Business Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

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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 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

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Flag of JapanJapan

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

Yes - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

Kansai University Yes

No - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

Keio University Yes

No - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

Ochanomizu University No

Yes - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

Otaru University of Commerce Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

Rissho University No Full year students only

No - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

University of Tokyo No Full year students only (Semester 2 start)

No - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

Yokohama National University Yes

No - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

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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 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

Universidad Veracruzana No

Yes - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

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Flag of NorwayNorway

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

Yes - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

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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 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

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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 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

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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 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

University of Glasgow Yes

No - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

University of Strathclyde Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

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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 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

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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 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

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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 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

Universidad Complutense de Madrid No Courses only in Spanish

Yes - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

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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 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

Stockholm School of Economics Yes One semester exchange only

Yes - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

Umea University Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

Uppsala University Yes Matariki Partner

No - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

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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 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

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Flag of The NetherlandsThe Netherlands

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications invited from Otago students
Rotterdam School of Management - Erasmus Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

University of Amsterdam Yes Students to have completed 2 years study in relevant field(s) before applying

No - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

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Flag of USAUSA

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications invited from Otago students
Boston College Yes Specific prerequisite requirements for some majors. Refer to fact sheet for details.

No - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

Duke University, Fuqua School of Business Yes MBA only.

No - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

Florida International University (FIU) Yes Priority will be given to Otago students majoring in Forensic Analytical Science.

Yes - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

University of California Yes Specific pre-requisite requirements for some majors. Refer to fact sheet for details.

No - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

University of Hawai'i at Manoa Yes Commerce students: approved for Tourism only.

No - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

University of Minnesota - Carlson School of Management Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

University of North Carolina - Kenan Flagler School of Business Yes

No - for Semester Two 2015

No - for Semester One 2016

University of North Carolina - MBA Programme Yes MBA only.

Yes - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

University of Oregon Yes

No - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

University of Richmond Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

University of Texas at Austin Yes

No - for Semester Two 2015

Yes - for Semester One 2016

University of Texas at Austin, McCombs School of Business Yes

No - for Semester Two 2015

No - for Semester One 2016

University of Virginia Yes

No - for Semester Two 2015

No - for Semester One 2016

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