We at the Division of Sciences recognise that choosing a place to pursue your postgraduate studies will be a balancing act. Whether you are doing a Postgraduate Diploma, Masters, or PhD there are a multitude of services available to assist you in any stage of your studies.
The Graduate Research School provides support to students undertaking a research masters or doctoral degree. It can often organise workshops related to aspects of postgraduate study, such as thesis preparation, presenting research etc.
The Career Development Centre supports all students in reaching their career aspirations. It offers advice on career planning, job search, constructing a CV, and interview skills.
The Higher Education Development Centre (HEDC) regularly runs an extensive range of workshops, such as writing a literature review, thesis writing, publishing during candidature and presenting research at a conference.
The University of Otago offers a range of prestigious scholarships for postgraduate study. Students of outstanding ability are invited to apply for these scholarships.
If your're a domestic student thinking about studying abroad or an international student considering studying at Otago, the University of Otago International office has a range of information to assist you in making your decisions.
Many departments offer paid teaching positions to postgraduate students. Student Job Search (SJS) can find temporary or casual part-time work for students.