Silver League
University of Otago

New Zealand

University of Otago, 364 Leith Walk, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand

224 World
rank
1 Country
rank
Foundation year:
1869
Short name:
UO
Type:
Public
Students:
18600
Faculty:
920
Faculty/Students Ratio:
20
:
1
Web-site:
www.otago.ac.nz
Region:
Oceania
Location:
Dunedin, Otago
  Dimension Rank Score
Overall 224 64.017
Teaching 447 43.244
Research 140 76.406
International Diversity 43 87.348
Financial Sustainability 372 58.226
Additional Rankings Rank Score
Reputation Rankings 215 68.25
Research Perfomance Rankings 168 72.476
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TEACHING
World Rank: 447
Country rank: 2
Score: 43.244
League: Copper League
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name
Indicator
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40 %
Academic staff per students 20 %
Academic staff per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per academic staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
World teaching reputation 20 %
RESEARCH
World Rank: 140
Country rank: 1
Score: 76.406
League: Golden League
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weight
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name
Indicator
weight
40 %
Citations per academic and research staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per admitted PhD 20 %
Normalized citation impact 20 %
Papers per academic and research staff 20 %
World research reputation 20 %
INTERNATIONAL DIVERSITY
World Rank: 43
Country rank: 4
Score: 87.348
League: Diamond League
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name
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10 %
Share of international academic staff 20 %
Share of international students 20 %
Share of international co-authored papers 20 %
Reputation outside region 20 %
International level 20 %
FINANCIAL SUSTAINABILITY
World Rank: 372
Country rank: 2
Score: 58.226
League: Bronze League
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name
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weight
10 %
Institutional income per academic staff 20 %
Institutional income per students 20 %
Papers per research income 20 %
Research income per academic and research staff 20 %
Research income per institutional income 20 %

Overview

Founded in 1869, the University of Otago is New Zealand's oldest university. We have an international reputation for excellent research and teaching.

Mission Statement

The University of Otago will advance, preserve and promote knowledge, critical thinking and intellectual independence to enhance the understanding, development and well-being of individuals and society. It will achieve this by building on foundations of broad research and teaching capabilities, unique campus learning environments, its nationwide presence and mana, and international links.