Looking for a high-quality MBA but perhaps other commitments are preventing you from studying full-time or being on-campus? The University of Otago is now offering its MBA online – we are bringing the classroom to you.
Using our advanced e-learning system, you will be able to attend live weekly lectures, share interactive discussions with your classmates and join in break-out sessions. Should you miss a class, you can catch up with the recordings and be back on track.
Click on the video below to find out what the students and lecturers say about the Otago Online MBA. For how a class is conducted, click here for an introductory video on accounting.
The only differences between our online and on-campus programmes are the delivery mechanism and timeframe. You will study exactly the same curriculum as the on-campus students, undertake similar assignments and sit similar examinations. Entry requirements are the same for all our MBA programmes.
The online programme is designed to be part-time and will take two-and-a-half years to complete instead of the on-campus 15 months.
The three years curriculum comprises 2 phases:
To participate in the online classes, you will need the following:
Fees for the online programme can be paid on a pay-as-you go basis, paper by paper. New Zealanders can normally get domestic fees and access to a Studylink loan. Click here for online fees.
Graduating with an Otago MBA opens the door to a wide range of career options around the world. However, if your circumstances change and you decide to exit the programme mid-way, you can opt to graduate with the Postgraduate Diploma in Business Administration (PGDipBusAdmin) after completing 8 subjects.