University Of Otago Scholarships In New Zealand (Funded)

Applications are invited for the University of Otago International Scholarships in New Zealand for international students. The New Zealand Scholarship to undertake a master’s and Ph.D. study at Otago University. The Otago University scholarship duration will be 12 months.

The Otago International Scholarships receive support and recognize the best international students enrolled in a postgraduate course at the University of Otago. The scholarship is available to both domestic and international students.

These merit-based scholarships recognize academic excellence, diversity, and leadership potential to support high-achieving students in their studies. The scholarships are also designed to support the best-placed students to have a positive impact on society in their future careers.

Otago International Excellence Scholarships 

  • University: University of Otago
  • Country: New Zealand Scholarship
  • Scholarship Type: Tuition award
  • Scholarship level: Masters and Doctoral

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants are expected to meet the following eligibility criteria for the University of Otago International New Zealand Scholarship:

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Applicants must be international students. Students admitted to the master’s program. The award is available for Master’s courses offered at the University. Students enrolled full-time in the Honors Program for the semester for which the scholarship is awarded. Candidates for professional doctorates, as well as Ph.D., are welcome to apply.

Candidates must be highly motivated, responsible, and able to work independently, in a structured manner, with good interpersonal communication skills. Applicants must hold an offer for a full-time program at the University of Otago, New Zealand.

Scholarship Worth

Doctor of Philosophy: NZ$30,696 stipend per annum plus a domestic tuition fees waiver for 36 months (excludes student services fee and insurance)   Professional Doctorates (DClinDent, DMA, DBA, EDd): NZ$30,696 stipend per annum plus a tuition fee waiver for up to 36 months capped at the domestic rate (excludes student services fee and insurance).

Available Fields For Masters & Doctoral Programs

  • Department of Oral Diagnostic and Surgical Sciences
  • Department of Oral Rehabilitation
  • Department of Oral Sciences
  • Department of General Practice and Rural Health
  • Department of Medicine
  • Department of Pathology
  • Department of Preventive and Social Medicine
  • Department of Psychological Medicine
  • Department of Surgical Sciences
  • Department of Women’s and Children’s Health
  • Department of Anatomy
  • Department of Biochemistry
  • Department of Microbiology and Immunology
  • Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology
  • Department of Physiology
  • Department of Anesthesia
  • Department of General Practice
  • Department of Medicine
  • Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Musculoskeletal Medicine
  • Department of Pediatrics
  • Department of Pathology and Biomedical Science
  • Department of Population Health
  • Department of Psychological Medicine
  • Department of Radiology
  • Department of Surgery
  • Department of Medicine
  • Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women’s Health
  • Department of Pediatrics and Child Health
  • Department of Pathology and Molecular Medicine
  • Department of Primary Health Care and General Practice
  • Department of Psychological Medicine
  • Department of Public Health
  • Department of Radiation Therapy
  • Department of Surgery and Anesthesia
  • Department of Botany
  • Department of Chemistry
  • Department of Computer Science
  • Department of Food Science
  • Department of Geology
  • Department of Human Nutrition
  • Department of Marine Science
  • Department of Mathematics and Statistics
  • Department of Physics
  • Department of Psychology
  • Department of Zoology
  • Department of Accountancy and Finance
  • Department of Economics
  • Department of Information Science
  • Department of Management
  • Department of Marketing
  • Department of Tourism
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Application Process

There is no formal application process. Students will be evaluated for a scholarship at the request of their program and beneficiaries will be informed of their scholarship in the Site Offer.

The selection of scholarship recipients is at the discretion of the University of Otago.

To Apply, Please Visit the Official website for a Master’s Degree and visit the Official website for Ph.D. Degree

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