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About the Otago MBA programme

The Otago MBA is the top MBA programme in New Zealand.

The Otago MBA is offered both on-campus and online. Both programmes share the same curriculum and entry requirements, and are highly recognised internationally.

The refurbished atrium of the Otago Business SchoolThe on-campus MBA is ranked among the top 200 worldwide by QS, and as a top-tier MBA by the London-based CEO Magazine for 2018. The online MBA is rated the 3rd best online MBA worldwide by CEO Magazine in 2019, and was ranked 24th by QS in 2017.

It is the best MBA in New Zealand complete with professional development, a rigorous curriculum, and international student exchange.

Located at the newly-refurbished University of Otago Business School in beautiful Dunedin, New Zealand, the Otago MBA is the School's flagship programme. The Otago Business School provides excellent backdrop for the Otago MBA, being itself highly rated for various business disciplines and among the top 150 business school worldwide for 2018 according to QS.

Photo of Clocktower for MBA websiteThe University of Otago provides a special educational environment for MBA study. It is New Zealand’s oldest and most-respected university, and New Zealand’s top university for research. In terms of university rankings, Otago is always among the top 1–3% in the world. It offers a vibrant campus lifestyle, attracting highly-talented people from all over New Zealand and abroad. Over 50% of Otago’s staff and teaching faculty are foreign-born. On-campus students come from about 100 different countries.

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