University of Otago
University of Otago

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  • University Offices:
    362 Leith St, North Dunedin, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
  • Telephone:
    +61 8 6488 6000
  • Fax:
    64 4 389 5725
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The University of Otago, known as New Zealand’s first & oldest university, was established in 1869. It has attained a global reputation for being the most prestigious university in New Zealand through its academic excellence & research quality.

Keen on having a diversified learning environment, University of Otago is now home to 18000+ students with 3000+ committed staff who are extremely qualified researchers. This makes the student life exceptional here. Moreover, University of Otago gives the unique opportunity to it's each & every student, it provides international experts with the world-class qualification which makes the learning process an excellent one.

The University of Otago has divided its academic departments & schools into four academic divisions in the field of business, health sciences, humanities & sciences. The business school of Otago is known to be a part of elite business schools in the world.

Situated in Dunedin, a city offering a vibrant life, provides the student a stunning campus experience & exciting life. Dunedin is an extremely safe, friendly & affordable city. As a matter of fact, the famous movies like Lord of the Rings & the Hobbit was filmed in this region.

The University of Otago offers a myriad of courses in various subjects, to suit any ambition. The course taught by the Otago Business School is internationally recognized. Apart from that, it offers a stronghold of cutting edge research for distinguished scholars. In addition to it, it has a medical school which offers specialization in Dentistry, being the only university in the country.

Overall, students are highly encouraged to take admission for postgraduate study here because their programs are truly exceptional, hence providing a top-quality education & research. The university has strong international accolades & numerous honors. According to a recent report, the University of Otago has topped all among New Zealand’s universities for its continuous superb performance.