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Duke University, Fuqua School of Business

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Last updated June, 2019

Academic Information

Exchange students participate in the regular second-year MBA curriculum and are allowed to enrol in ONLY elective courses. Students are expected to enrol in a minimum of five elective courses over two terms (or three courses in one term if only present for that period). A broad range of elective courses may be taken, such as: Accounting, Decision Sciences, Economics, Finance, Health Sector Management, Management, Marketing, Operations Management, Strategy and Sustainability.

Semester Dates

  • Academic Year: September - May
  • Fall 1: September - October
  • Fall 2: October - December
  • Spring 1: January - March
  • Spring 2: March - May

Academic Calendars

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Accommodation and the Cost of Living

Accommodation and Cost of Living

Note: you will pay tuition fees to Otago while on exchange - same as if you were studying in Dunedin.


Student Visa and Insurance

Student Visas and Insurance information

U.S. Department of State

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Exchange Experiences

The University, City and Region

The University

In its relatively short history, The Fuqua School of Business at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina, has established itself as one of the leading business schools in the world. With talented faculty and renowned research centers, the school sits among top-ranked U.S. business schools.

Fuqua enrolled its first class in 1970. Today, the annual enrollment in Fuqua's degree programs is more than 1,300. These programs include:

Learn more about Duke University's Fuqua School of Business

The City of Durham and Region

Durham is a colorful, creative, and entrepreneurial community of 262,715 that welcomes 6.31 million visitors each year.

Durham occupies a prime location in the heart of North Carolina and is a nexus for learning, achievement, creativity, research, and industry.

Whether you're a resident, visitor, group planner, newcomer, journalist, or consultant, these official stats, facts, and images will provide new perspectives on Durham.

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Further Information

For further information about Otago Global Student Exchange please email