The Otago Summer School offers a wide variety of courses at the University of Otago's various campuses in New Zealand. 

Field of Study

  • Humanities
  • Business
  • Economics
  • Law
  • Health Science
  • Science

For more detailed information about these courses go to the host university website.

Credit Equivalent 

15 - 18 points = 2 UQ Units. Maximum of 4 UQ Units if 30 - 36 points are successfully completed (pending UQ faculty approval).

Eligibility and Application

All applicants must meet the UQ short-term experience eligibility criteria and the Otago entry requirements.

This program impacts on UQ semester 1, 2018 dates, UQ students must meet the additional special conditions for programs that impact on teaching dates. 

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The tuition fee varies per course. More information regarding fees can be found on the host university website

Applicants may also be eligible for UQ-specific funding.


Accommodation is not included but UO is able to assist with housing arrangements. More information regarding accommodation can be found on the host university website. 

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

UQ Abroad: Summer 2017/2018 applications for this program have now closed
Host: 31 October 2017

Program Dates

Start: 08 January 2018
End: 22 February 2018

Fast Facts

Type: Study
Mode: Study abroad
Location: Dunedin, New Zealand
Credit: For-credit or not-for-credit
Cohort: Undergraduate