There is a lot of information on this site about postgraduate study in general, and much of that information is relevant to PhD students.
Research strengths and equipment
You can check our list of research centres and facilities to see whether we have the expertise and equipment needed for your chosen topic
Further information about postgraduate scholarships.
Community engagement opportunities lead to enhanced skills in communication, team work, personal organisation etc.
Getting involved in community engagement or Outreach is a also great way to get out into the community and the wider world beyond Otago's beautiful campus.
Otago has a residential college specifically for postgraduate students, called Abbey Lodge. There are a lot of other accommodation options as well, and they are all noted on the main university page.