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MBA Scholarships

We aim to build a strong and diverse MBA class with every intake. Scholarships are one mechanism for ensuring a broad range of students are able to take up the challenge. Awarding of scholarships is based on need and merit, and are decided through a highly competitive process.

University of Otago Coursework Master's Scholarship

Successful applicants for the Otago MBA, with high grades in their previous academic studies (minimum A grades), and a high score in the GMAT Test, may be invited to apply for this scholarship.

Visit the University of Otago Coursework Master’s Scholarship . This scholarship, which is open to both domestic and international full-time students, provides a fee waiver valued at NZ$10,000.  If you wish to be considered for this scholarship you must have received an unconditional offer of place from the University by 1st December each year.  Application is by invitation following admission to the Otago MBA.

More info about postgraduate scholarships at Otago.

NZ International Aid Agency (NZAID) Scholarships

We are proud of our strong relationship with NZAID, New Zealand's international aid agency. Education is critical to NZAID’s aim of achieving a safe and just world free of poverty. As part of its education strategy, NZAID provides scholarships to citizens from some developing countries to undertake tertiary level study in New Zealand.

More Scholarships

There are also scholarships available through the Universities New Zealand. For more information about numerous other scholarship opportunities visit the main University of Otago Scholarships page.

German State-funded Programmes

For German students planning to study in New Zealand, you may check out the postgraduate funding programme offered by the German state-funded DAAD or other German funding organisations. You may contact the DAAD in Germany or its international offices for more information.