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On-campus MBA calendar

On-campus calendar–Phase 1

Full-time and part-time programmes, on campus in Dunedin (180 points)

Following Orientation, you will undertake 12 core papers of 15 points each, a live case study and a set of extra-curricular activities.

Timeline Papers Extracurricular activities Live case study
Late February/early March Orientation

Term 1- 6

  • Guest speakers
  • MBA Case Competition
  • Mentor Programme (full-time only)
  • Professional Development Programme
  • One-to-one coaching
  • Workshops and seminars
  • Business networking events
Term 1
6 March–16 April
Term 2
24 April–4 June
Term 3
12 June–23 July
Term 4
31 July–10 September
Term 5
18 September–29 October
  • BMBA 509 Strategic Planning for International Markets
  • BMBA 511 Operational Excellence
Terms 5–6
Live case study
Term 6
6 November–17 December

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On-campus calendar–Phase 2

Full-time and part-time programmes (60 points)

You can choose to complete Phase 2 through international exchange, on-campus semester, summer electives, a business project, or a combination of these. Schedule and location depend on your choice.

Timeline Programme option Details

BMBA 571-580 Otago Summer Electives

Summer electives are usually conducted on-campus in Dunedin and include:
  • Strategy
  • Marketing
  • International Business
March - October BMBA 550 Otago Semester Electives If you decide to stay on campus, you can choose from one of the following elective options run by the University of Otago Business School:
  • Accounting and Finance
  • Advanced Management
  • Marketing
  • Tourism
  • Healthcare Management
  • Entrepreneurship
Flexible BUSI 540 MBA Professional Consulting Engagement (60 points)
  • Major in-company consultancy project
  • Can be undertaken anywhere in the world
  • At least three months' full-time effort
Flexible EXCH 000 International Exchange We have exchange partnerships with about 20 world-renowned universities in the US, Europe, Latin America or Asia.

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