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Get down to business and prepare yourself for a career in the corporate world, government, or the non-profit sector

Otago Business School has the qualification to match your interests and careers ambitions - no matter what your background

The School is ranked #1 for research in New Zealand

The Otago MBA is ranked #1 in New Zealand

95% of graduates go into work or on to further study

Top 1% of business schools in the world

Offers flexible course structure

Want to be a business leader?

Learn from some of the best-qualified and world-leading lecturers in New Zealand. In the end, it comes down to a high quality education that will enable you to achieve your career goals.


The School has a well-deserved reputation for producing outstanding graduates in all fields of business. One of the best things about Otago is our flexible degree structure.

For your bachelor’s degree, you’ll need to choose a major subject. This is what you’ll specialise in. With most degrees, you can optionally add a minor subject (which is like a mini specialisation), and a mix of papers from other subjects.

When you select a subject below, you’ll be taken to the department website that specialises in that subject.

If you already have a university degree, you may be more interested in our postgraduate qualifications.



Otago Wins MBA case competition

The University of Otago Business School has developed New Zealand’s first national MBA Case Competition. The inaugural case competition ran on Saturday and the Otago MBA student team came away with the win.


The inaugural Assembly of Investment Chairs 2019: Sustainable Finance and Climate Risk

Wednesday, 27 November 2019

The inaugural Assembly of Investment Chairs will run in November 2019 and focus on the topic of Sustainable Finance and Climate Risk. The invite is an invite only event with parties attending discussing challenges and opportunities at a time when businesses, policy-makers and communities face new challenges in the field of sustainable finance and climate risk.

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