Where world-renowned researchers and unique natural resources combine to create a scientific learning environment like no other.
Explore human health and behaviour, mental and physical well-being, alternative food-based solutions, environmental impacts, sustainable solutions, climate change mitigation and so much more with a Science degree from Otago.
Our unique location provides an opportunity for students and staff to carry out world-class research that will ultimately influence our future.
Science at Otago
Explore what makes us so special.
It’s not just our people – the experts in their fields and passionate students – but also the places we teach and learn: Otago Harbour, Fiordland, Stewart Island, Antarctica and the Pacific that mean our students leave here with highly sought-after skills and experiences.
Departments in the Division of Sciences
Physical Education, Sport and Exercise Sciences
Science research excellence
Coastal People: Southern Skies