University ranking. University of Otago is among top 3 universities of New Zealand. The university is in the top 5% according to international ratings. The most popular programs of UO are: «Arts and Humanities», «Engineering and Technology», «Life Sciences and Medicine», «Natural Science», «Social Sciences and Management». UO is among the best in terms of education quality, proudly standing in the top 200 in the international rankings according to this criterion. The graduates of the university are viewed as valuable employees in New Zealand thus have no issues finding jobs upon graduation.
Application process and the cost of tuition. Academic year of the university consists of two semesters. The cost of tuition for the bachelor’s programs is around 14,369 USD per year. Those who wish to get their master’s degree here should be ready to spend at least 18,000 USD per year. It is important to check for current tuition fees on (http://www.otago.ac.nz) with the desirable faculty in mind.
The composition of the university. Being a medium scale university, University of Otago teaches more than 18 thousand students. Foreign citizens can submit their applications along with the local students. Local students have the opportunity to work with foreigners. 19% of students come from abroad. The teaching staff consists of more than 1300 specialists. A large number of teachers are foreign specialists. Student exchange programs is one of the draws of the university. If you wish to learn more about the university’s life you can follow them on social media: Itunes, Twitter, Youtube, Facebook, Linkedin.
Infrastructure of UO. The library is available to all of the students.
|Bachelor (foreigners)||14,369 USD/year. Check the current price on the official website of the university|
|Master (foreigners)||18,000 USD/year. Check the current price on the official website of the university|
|Living expenses||$841 -1,417 USD/month|
|Gender limitation||No limits|
• Ministry for Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment, New Zealand
• Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
• Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning (ASAIHL)
|Citations per Faculty||227|
|Ranking in world by sphere|
|Arts and Humanities||96|
|Engineering and Technology||279|
|Life Sciences and Medicine||64|
|Social Sciences and Management||96|
|UniPage World University Ranking||189|
|QS World University Rankings||174|
|ARWU Academic Ranking||201|
|German||University of Otago|
|Spanish||Universidad de Otago|
|Portuguese||Universidade de Otago|