An intermediate course is the first year of a programme that is then continued at another university. Intending students should consult the other universities for information about their requirements.

Courses available

Engineering Intermediate (BSc)

Continued at the University of Canterbury.

Otago offers a selection of first-year papers that can be transferred to one of the Engineering programme options run at the University of Canterbury. Course information can be found in:

Undergraduate Prospectus

Students intending to enrol in the Engineering Intermediate course must check first with the College of Engineering at Canterbury University to ensure the information is up-to-date.

University of Canterbury — Engineering First Year


The Health Science First Year programme can be undertaken at the University of Otago before applying for the Bachelor of Optometry qualification at the University of Auckland.

University of Auckland — Bachelor of Optometry entry requirements

Further information

Qualifications — Engineering Intermediate at Otago
Health Sciences First Year (HSFY)