Located within close proximity to the regional hospital, the University of Otago, Wellington campus is part of the Health Sciences Division. The Wellington campus teaches undergraduate medicine, radiation therapy, postgraduate qualifications and papers, as well as undertaking a wide variety of health based research.
The Wellington campus has a strong research ethic in a number of areas, including biomedical, clinical and public health.
The campus's Māori health research unit, Te Ropu Rangahau Hauora A Eru Pōmare, is a national leader in its field. The relationship the research unit has with local iwi groups provides a strong foundation for building the indigenous component of the curriculum.
Excellent research and learning facilities
The campus has extensive student support and learning facilities on site. It has recently built new award-winning facilities, including a medical library, teaching rooms and a computer facility.