The University of Otago offers research programmes in a range of subjects and specialties. Each have their own admission criteria.

Applications for Master's research are made through the relevant programme web page and completing the process in the online application portal, eVision.

There are two parts to applying for PhD study:

  • Finding a supervisor and a department
  • Formal application for PhD study and scholarship funding, made through eVision

There are no deadlines for applying for PhD study at the University of Otago. You can apply at any time throughout the year. If admitted, it is up to you and your primary supervisor to agree on a start date, which must be the first day of a month.

Further information

PhD application process
Research Master's programme