Our warmest congratulations go to two of our Alumni who are recipients of the MNZM in the Queen’s 90th Birthday Honours List for their services to education.
The 2018 QS World University rankings confirm that Otago is New Zealand’s leading teaching and research university in Sport and Exercise Sciences. Otago ranked 12th based on national and international academic reputation, research and reputation of our graduates amongst employers. The 12th place global score is the second highest ranking of any department at any New Zealand University.
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News & Events
The Māori pre-graduation celebration was held on Friday 13 May 2016 for our Māori physical education graduands.
Claudia discusses the issues surrounding student self-regulated learning.
New degree structure for School of Physical Education Sport & Exercise Sciences coincides with major anniversary
The 70th Anniversary of the University of Otago’s School of Physical Education, Sport and Exercise Sciences is being marked with a celebration of its history at Hocken Collections Uare Taoka o Hākena Research Library, and as the past is remembered a new degree structure has been confirmed.