university of otago courses

Arts and Music Qualifications

Arts and Music Undergraduate

  • Certificate of Proficiency (COP)
  • Diploma in Global Cultures (DipGlobalC)
  • Diploma in Language (DipLang)
  • Bachelor of Arts (BA)
  • Bachelor of Arts and Commerce (BACom)
  • Bachelor of Arts and Science (BASc)
  • Bachelor of Music (MusB)
  • Bachelor of Performing Arts (BPA)
  • Bachelor of Social Work (BSW)
  • Bachelor of Social Work with Honours (BSW(Hons))

Arts and Music Postgraduate and Graduate

  • Bachelor of Arts with Honours (BA(Hons))
  • Bachelor of Music with Honours (MusB(Hons))
  • Diploma for Graduates (DipGrad)
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Children’s Issues (PGCertChls)
  • Graduate Diploma in Second Language Teaching (GDipSLT)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Arts Subjects (PGDipArts)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Child-Centred Practice (PGDipCCP)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Music (PGDipMus)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Social Welfare (PGDipSW)
  • Master of Arts (Coursework) (MA(Coursework))
  • Master of Arts (Thesis) (MA(Thesis))
  • Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
  • Master of Indigenous Studies (MIndS)
  • Master of International Development and Planning (MIDP)
  • Master of International Studies (MIntSt)
  • Master of Music (MMus)
  • Master of Peace and Conflict Studies (MPCS)
  • Master of Planning (MPlan)
  • Master of Politics (MPols)
  • Master of Social and Community Work (Applied) (MSCW(Applied))
  • Master of Social Work (MSW)
  • Doctor of Literature (LittD)
  • Doctor of Music (MusD)
  • Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA)
  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Commerce Qualifications

Commerce Undergraduate

  • Certificate of Proficiency (COP)
  • Bachelor of Arts and Commerce (BACom)
  • Bachelor of Commerce (BCom)
  • Bachelor of Commerce and Science (BComSc)

Commerce Postgraduate and Graduate

  • Bachelor of Commerce with Honours (BCom(Hons))
  • Diploma for Graduates (DipGrad)
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Digital Health (PGCertDigHeal)
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Executive Management (PGCertEM)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Business Administration (PGDipBusAdmin)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Commerce (PGDipCom)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Digital Health (PGDipDigHeal)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Executive Management (PGDipEM)
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Master of Business Data Science (MBusDataSc)
  • Master of Commerce (MCom)
  • Master of Economics (MEcon)
  • Master of Entrepreneurship (MEntr)
  • Master of Finance (MFinc)
  • Master of International Business (MIntBus)
  • Master of Marketing (MMart)
  • Master of Professional Accounting (MProfAcct)
  • Master of Sustainable Business (MSusBus)
  • Master of Tourism (MTour)
  • Doctor of Business Administration (DBA)
  • Doctor of Commerce (DCom)
  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Dentistry Qualifications

Dentistry Undergraduate

  • Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS)
  • Bachelor of Dental Technology (BDentTech)
  • Bachelor of Oral Health (BOH)
  • Bachelor of Dental Surgery with Honours (BDS(Hons))
  • Bachelor of Dental Technology with Honours (BDentTech(Hons))

Dentistry Postgraduate and Graduate

  • Postgraduate Diploma in Clinical Dental Technology (PGDipCDTech)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Clinical Dentistry (PGDipClinDent)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Community Dentistry (PGDipComDent)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Dental Technology (PGDipDentTech)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Dental Therapy (PGDipDentTher)
  • Master of Community Dentistry (MComDent)
  • Master of Dental Surgery (MDS)
  • Master of Dental Technology (MDentTech)
  • Master of Dentistry (MDent)
  • Master of Oral Health (MOH)
  • Doctor of Clinical Dentistry (DClinDent)
  • Doctor of Dental Science (DDSc)
  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Education Qualifications

Education Undergraduate

  • Certificate of Proficiency (COP)
  • Graduate Certificate in Teacher Development (GCertTchrDev) – for overseas groups by application
  • Bachelor of Education Studies (BEdSt) – no new enrolments
  • Bachelor of Teaching (BTchg)

Education Postgraduate and Graduate

  • Diploma for Graduates (DipGrad)
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Education and Learning (PGCertEdLn)
  • Graduate Diploma in Education and Teaching (GradDipEdTchg) – no new enrolments
  • Graduate Diploma in Teaching (GradDipTchg) – no new enrolments
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Education and Learning (PGDipEdLn)
  • Master of Education and Learning (MEdLn)
  • Master of Teaching and Learning (MTchgLn)
  • Doctor of Education (EdD)
  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Health Sciences Qualifications

Health Sciences Undergraduate

  • Bachelor of Biomedical Sciences (BBiomedSc)
  • Bachelor of Health Sciences (BHealSc)
  • Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Science (BMLSc)
  • Bachelor of Radiation Therapy (BRT)
  • Health Sciences First Year (BSc)

Health Sciences Postgraduate and Graduate

  • Bachelor of Biomedical Sciences with Honours (BBiomedSc(Hons))
  • Bachelor of Radiation Therapy with Honours (BRT(Hons))
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Health Sciences (PGCertHealSc)
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Medical Imaging (PGCertMI)
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Medical Technology (PGCertMedTech)
  • Graduate Diploma in Bioethics and Health Law (GDipBHL)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Bioethics and Health Law (PGDipBHL)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Health Management (PGDipHealMgt)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Health Sciences (PGDipHealSc)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Medical Imaging (PGDipMI)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Medical Laboratory Science (PGDipMLSc)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Medical Technology (PGDipMedTech)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Sport and Exercise Medicine (PGDipSEM)
  • Master of Advanced Nursing Practice (MAdvNP)
  • Master of Bioethics and Health Law (MBHL)
  • Master of Biomedical Sciences (MBiomedSc)
  • Master of Health Sciences (MHealSc)
  • Master of Medical Imaging (MMI)
  • Master of Medical Laboratory Science (MMLSc)
  • Master of Nursing Science (MNSc)
  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Law Qualifications

Law Undergraduate

  • Bachelor of Laws (LLB)
  • Bachelor of Laws with Honours (LLB(Hons))

Law Postgraduate and Graduate

  • Master of Laws (LLM)
  • Doctor of Laws (LLD)
  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Medicine Qualifications

Medicine Undergraduate

  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MB ChB)
  • Bachelor of Medical Science with Honours (BMedSc(Hons))

Medicine Postgraduate and Graduate

  • Postgraduate Certificate in Aeromedical Retrieval and Transport (PGCertAeroRT)
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Civil Aviation Medicine (PGCertCAvMed)
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Clinician-Performed Ultrasound (PGCertCPU)
  • Postgraduate Certificate in General Practice (PGCertGP)
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Musculoskeletal Medicine (PGCertMSM)
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Occupational Medicine (PGCertOccMed)
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Primary Health Care (PGCertPHC)
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Public Health (PGCertPH)
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Rehabilitation (PGCertRehab)
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Rural and Provincial Hospital Practice (PGCertRPHP)
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Travel Medicine (PGCertTravMed)
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Women’s Health (PGCertWHlth)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Aeromedical Retrieval and Transport (PGDipAeroRT)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Child Health (DCH)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in General Practice (PGDipGP)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Health Informatics (PGDipHealInf) – no new enrolments
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Musculoskeletal Medicine (PGDipMSM)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Obstetrics and Medical Gynaecology (PGDipOMG)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Occupational Medicine (PGDipOccMed)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Ophthalmic Basic Sciences (PGDipOphthBS)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Primary Health Care (PGDipPHC)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Public Health (DPH)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Rehabilitation (PGDipRehab)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Rural and Provincial Hospital Practice (PGDipRPHP)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Surgical Anatomy (PGDipSurgAnat)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Travel Medicine (PGDipTravMed)
  • Master of Aeromedical Retrieval and Transport (MAeroRT)
  • Master of Aviation Medicine (MAvMed)
  • Master of General Practice (MGP)
  • Master of Medical Science (MMedSc)
  • Master of Occupational Medicine (MOccMed)
  • Master of Ophthalmology (MOphth)
  • Master of Primary Health Care (MPHC)
  • Master of Public Health (MPH)
  • Master of Travel Medicine (MTravMed)
  • Doctor of Medicine (MD)
  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Pharmacy Qualifications

Pharmacy Undergraduate

  • Bachelor of Pharmacy (BPharm)
  • Bachelor of Pharmacy with Honours (BPharm(Hons))

Pharmacy Postgraduate and Graduate

  • Postgraduate Certificate in Pharmacist Prescribing (PGCertPharmPres)
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Pharmacy (PGCertPharm)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Clinical Pharmacy (PGDipClinPharm)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Pharmacy (PGDipPharm)
  • Master of Clinical Pharmacy (MClinPharm)
  • Master of Pharmacy (MPharm)
  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Physical Education Qualifications

Physical Education Undergraduate

  • Certificate of Proficiency (COP)

Physical Education Postgraduate and Graduate

  • Master of Sport Development and Management (MSpDM)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Sport Development and Management (PGDipSpDM)
  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Physiotherapy Qualifications

Physiotherapy Undergraduate

  • Bachelor of Physiotherapy (BPhty)
  • Bachelor of Physiotherapy with Honours (BPhty(Hons))

Physiotherapy Postgraduate and Graduate

  • Postgraduate Certificate in Physiotherapy (PGCertPhty)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Physiotherapy (PGDipPhty)
  • Master of Physiotherapy (MPhty)
  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Science Qualifications

Science Undergraduate

  • Certificate of Proficiency (COP)
  • Bachelor of Applied Science (BAppSc)
  • Bachelor of Arts and Science (BASc)
  • Bachelor of Commerce and Science (BComSc)
  • Bachelor of Science (BSc)

Science Postgraduate and Graduate

  • Bachelor of Applied Science with Honours (BAppSc(Hons))
  • Bachelor of Science with Honours (BSc(Hons))
  • Diploma for Graduates (DipGrad)
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Applied Science (PGCertAppSc)
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Science Communication (PGCertSciComm)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Science (PGDipAppSc)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Statistics (PGDipApStat)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Clinical Psychology (PGDipClPs)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Science (PGDipSci)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Science Communication (PGDipSciComm)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Wildlife Management (PGDipWLM)
  • Master of Applied Science (MAppSc)
  • Master of Dietetics (MDiet)
  • Master of Science (MSc)
  • Master of Science Communication (MSciComm)
  • Master of Wildlife Management (MWLM)
  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
  • Doctor of Science (DSc)

Surveying Qualifications

Surveying Undergraduate

  • Bachelor of Surveying (BSurv)
  • Bachelor of Surveying with Honours (BSurv(Hons))

Surveying Postgraduate and Graduate

  • Master of Surveying (MSurv)
  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Tertiary Teaching Qualifications

Tertiary Teaching Postgraduate and Graduate

  • Postgraduate Certificate in Higher Education (PGCertHighE)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Higher Education (PGDipHighE)
  • Master of Higher Education (MHEd)

Theology Qualifications

Theology Undergraduate

  • Certificate of Proficiency (COP)
  • Diploma in Theology (DipTheol)
  • Bachelor of Theology (BTheol)
  • Bachelor of Theology with Honours (BTheol(Hons))

Theology Postgraduate and Graduate

  • Postgraduate Certificate in Chaplaincy (PGCertChap)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Chaplaincy (PGDipChap)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Faith-based Leadership and Management (PGDipFBLM)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Ministry (PGDipMin)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Theology (PGDipTheol)
  • Master of Chaplaincy (MChap)
  • Master of Faith-based Leadership and Management (MFBLM)
  • Master of Ministry (MMin)
  • Master of Theology (MTheol)
  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)