The University of Otago is one of the oldest and highly reputed universities in the world known for its excellence in education and research. Otago Business School has been continually evolving, improving and striving to reflect current practices since 1912.The incessant demonstration of excellence in the quality of teaching, research and exchange of knowledge by the Otago Business School earned the prestigious dual accreditation of EQUIS and AACSB.
Besides being ranked as one of the Top-10 of business departments in New Zealand in the latest quality assessment, it is also a part of internationally acclaimed prestigious PIM (Partners in International Management) network.
In an increasingly competitive and commercial world the success of a business degree depends on the continuous up-gradation of course content, which should be based on the real life experiences and the changing needs of dynamic business world. Realizing this fact Otago Business School focuses on quality research with particular strengths in tourism and economics research. There is no wonder that Otago Business School has been rated as highest average research quality institution with a number of ‘A’ rated academic researchers and it has also topped in Performance Based Research Fund evaluation.
Otago Business School has developed strong Academic-business partnerships based on quality research and collaboration and strong relationships with top international business schools and business communities across the world.
The learning quality is enhanced due to small and discussion-based classes and subtly designed curriculum prepares the students to face the demanding needs of business. The most attractive part of the curriculum is the integration of Career Development as a subject. Individual business mentors for every student and a real-life group consultancy project are some the unique features of the programme. The course content is taught in two phases.
Phase One involves a broad foundation...