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Otago Global Student Exchange 
List of Partner Institutions

Otago Global

The University of Otago has exchange agreements with over 100 institutions worldwide. Exchange agreements are regularly reviewed and places may not be available at a particular university at the time of application.

Partner Institutions for Specific Disciplines

Asia & the Pacific

Europe

North or South America

Flag of ArgentinaArgentina

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications being accepted
Pontificia Universidad Católica Argentina No Students must have suitable level of Spanish.

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

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Flag of AustraliaAustralia

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications being accepted
University of Western Australia Yes Matariki Partner. Students must have completed a minimum of one academic year at Otago.

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

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Flag of AustriaAustria

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications being accepted
Wirtschafts Universität Wien Yes An optional German course is offered at the start of each semester.

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

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Flag of BelgiumBelgium

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications being accepted
Universite Catholic de Louvain Yes An optional French course is offered at the start of each semester.

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

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Flag of BrazilBrazil

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications being accepted
Fundação Getulio Vargas (FGV-EAESP) Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro (PUC-Rio) Yes Limited number of courses offered in English.

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

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Flag of BruneiBrunei

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications being accepted
Universiti Brunei Darussalam (UBD) No NEW PARTNER!

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

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Flag of CanadaCanada

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications being accepted
Brock University Yes Suitable for Sciences, Humanities and TOUR (BCom) students.

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

Dalhousie University Yes

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

McGill University Yes

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

Memorial University (Tūrangawaewae, Pōkai Whenua, Indigenous exchange) Yes Students will be of Māori descent with an active interest in whānau, hapū, and Iwi development

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

Mount Allison University Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

Queen's University Yes Matariki Partner.

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

University of Alberta Yes Suitable for Sciences, Humanities and TOUR (BCom) students.

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

University of British Columbia Yes

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

University of Toronto Yes

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

Western University Yes Students are not allowed to take courses at the Richard Ivey School of Business or at Western Law.

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

Western University, Faculty of Law Yes Students must take all courses at Western Law. Cheryl Waldrum Scholarship in Law.

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

Western University, Richard Ivey School of Business Yes Suits 3rd and 4th year BCom students. Students must take all courses at Richard Ivey.

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

York University, Schulich School of Business Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

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Flag of ChileChile

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications being accepted
Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile Yes Limited number of courses offered in English. Students must have a suitable level of Spanish.

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

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Flag of ChinaChina

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications being accepted
Dalian University of Foreign Languages No Chinese Language and Culture students only

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

Fudan University, Shanghai Yes

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

Ocean University of China Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

Sun Yat-sen University, Business School Yes The agreement is between the two Business Schools only.

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

Tsinghua University, Beijing Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

Tsinghua University, School of Economics and Management Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

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Flag of Czech RepublicCzech Republic

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications being accepted
Charles University Yes

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

University of Economics, Prague Yes

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

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Flag of DenmarkDenmark

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications being accepted
Copenhagen Business School Yes Students need to have completed 2 years study in relevant field(s) before applying.

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

University of Aarhus Yes The University of Aarhus prefers that exchange students have two years of studies completed prior to coming to Aarhus.

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

University of Aarhus, School of Business and Social Sciences Yes The University of Aarhus, School of Business and Social Sciences prefers that exchange students have two years of studies completed prior to coming to Aarhus.

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

University of Copenhagen Yes 2 years of completed university studies required prior to an exchange to the University of Copenhagen.

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

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Flag of EnglandEngland

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications being accepted
Aston Business School, Aston University Yes Students to have completed 2 years study

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

Durham University Yes Matariki Partner. Music exchanges available for one semester, all other exchanges are Full Year (Semester 2 start)

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

Falmouth University Yes Approved for Music, Creative Writing only

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

University of Bristol Yes

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

University of East Anglia Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

University of Essex Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

University of Exeter Yes

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

University of Manchester Yes Humanities and Science Undergraduate Students

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

University of Manchester, Alliance Manchester Business School Yes Commerce Undergraduate Students

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

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Flag of FinlandFinland

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications being accepted
Aalto University School of Business Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

University of Helsinki Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

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Flag of FranceFrance

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications being accepted
Grenoble Ecole de Management Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

Université Grenoble Alpes Yes

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

Université Jean Moulin (Lyon 3) Yes Not available for Law or FINC

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

Université Sorbonne Nouvelle - Paris 3 No Appropriate French language proficiency results required

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

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Flag of GermanyGermany

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications being accepted
Universitat Leipzig Yes Postgraduate exchanges only. Agreement is just with the Leipzig Faculty of Social Sciences and Philosophy

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

Universitat Tuebingen Yes Matariki Partner. Four to six weeks intensive German language courses available

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

University of Cologne Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences Yes Presemester German course recommended even if just taking courses in English

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

University of Heidelberg (Ruprecht-Karls-Universitat) Yes A growing number of English taught courses available

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

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Flag of Hong KongHong Kong

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications being accepted
Chinese University of Hong Kong Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

Chinese University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Business Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

University of Hong Kong Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

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Flag of HungaryHungary

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications being accepted
Corvinus University Yes

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

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Flag of IcelandIceland

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications being accepted
University of Iceland Yes

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

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Flag of IndiaIndia

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications being accepted
Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad Yes MBA exchange only

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

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Flag of IrelandIreland

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications being accepted
University College Dublin, Lochlann Quinn School of Business Yes Undergraduate exchanges only

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

University College Dublin, National University of Ireland Yes Undergraduate exchanges only

No - for Semester Two 2019

No - for Semester One 2020

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Flag of ItalyItaly

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications being accepted
Universita Commerciale Luigi Bocconi Yes

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

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Flag of JapanJapan

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications being accepted
Hirosaki University Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

Hokkaido University Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

Keio University Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

Kyoto University Yes

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

Ochanomizu University No

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

Otaru University of Commerce Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

Rissho University No

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

University of Tokyo Yes Normally you must be in your third or forth year on exchange at Tokyo.

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

Yokohama National University Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

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Flag of MexicoMexico

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications being accepted
Instituto Technológico Autónomo de Mexico (ITAM) Yes Flexibility needed as courses offered in English are confirmed close to the start of the semester.

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

Universidad Veracruzana No Students must have high level of Spanish.

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

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Flag of NorwayNorway

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications being accepted
University of Bergen Yes

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

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Flag of PolandPoland

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications being accepted
Warsaw School of Economics Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

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Flag of PortugalPortugal

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications being accepted
Universidade Nova de Lisboa - Faculdade de Economia Yes

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

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Flag of ScotlandScotland

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications being accepted
The University of Edinburgh Yes One semester exchanges are now possible

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

University of Glasgow Yes

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

University of Strathclyde Yes

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

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Flag of SingaporeSingapore

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications being accepted
National University of Singapore Yes

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

Trinity Theological College Yes The Student Exchange Agreement is between the Department of Theology and Religion, University of Otago, Dunedin and Trinity Theological College Singapore.

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

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Flag of South KoreaSouth Korea

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications being accepted
Yonsei University Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

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Flag of SpainSpain

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications being accepted
ESADE Yes Free Spanish course for exchange students wanting to improve their Spanish

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

Universidad Complutense de Madrid No Courses only in Spanish

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

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Flag of SwedenSweden

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications being accepted
Lund University Yes Semester One exchanges only

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

Stockholm School of Economics Yes One semester exchange only

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

Umea University Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

Uppsala University Yes Matariki Partner

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

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Flag of SwitzerlandSwitzerland

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications being accepted
Universität St Gallen Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

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Flag of TaiwanTaiwan

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications being accepted
National Taiwan Normal University Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

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Flag of ThailandThailand

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications being accepted
College of Management Mahidol University Yes MBA exchange only

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

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Flag of The NetherlandsThe Netherlands

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications being accepted
Leiden University Yes

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

Rotterdam School of Management - Erasmus Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

University of Amsterdam Yes Students to have completed 2 years study in relevant field(s) before applying. Only ECON and FINC (with good maths background available) for Commerce. Courses are to be selected at one academic department only.

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

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Flag of TurkeyTurkey

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications being accepted
Graduate School of Social Sciences of Middle East Technical University Yes Graduate School of Social Sciences of Middle East Technical University

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

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Flag of USAUSA

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications being accepted
Boston College Yes Ensure you meet the prerequisites - see the academic information on the fact sheet.

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

Duke University, Fuqua School of Business Yes MBA only.

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

Florida International University Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

Indiana University, Kelley School of Business Yes MBA only.

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

Texas Tech University Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

University of California Yes Ensure you meet the prerequisites - see the academic information on the fact sheet.

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

University of Colorado Boulder (CU) Yes New Partner!! Ensure you meet the prerequisites - see the academic information on the fact sheet.

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

University of Hawai'i at Manoa Yes Suitable for Sciences, Humanities and TOUR (BCom) students.

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

University of Minnesota, Carlson School of Management Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

University of Minnesota, Department of Food Science and Nutrition Yes

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Yes

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

University of North Carolina, Kenan-Flagler School of Business Yes

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

University of North Carolina, MBA Programme Yes MBA only.

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

University of Oregon Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

University of Richmond Yes

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

University of Texas at Austin Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

University of Texas, McCombs School of Business Yes

No - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

University of Virginia Yes

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

Willamette University (Tūrangawaewae, Pōkai Whenua, Indigenous exchange) Yes Students will be of Māori descent with an active interest in whānau, hapū, and Iwi development

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

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Flag of WalesWales

Institution Courses in English? Notes Applications being accepted
Cardiff University Yes Humanities and Science undergraduate students

Yes - for Semester Two 2019

Yes - for Semester One 2020

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