Postgraduate Diploma in Arts (PGDipArts) in Economics in University of Otago

University of Otago

Campus: Dunedin

Duration: 1 Year

Intake: July

*Fee: NZ$28,715.00 (13, 03,098) per year

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This program is made up of two semesters and requires full time studies as one needs to take the course work with the supervised research for one or two papers. One only needs to have general Bachelor of Arts Degree.

Economics: is the applicable in wide range of fields which includes business, finances, administration, education, government, journalism and industry. Through this the students acquire the advance knowledge of a certain academic area and gain the ability to solve problems, conduct search and related writing skills which are valued. Thorough this, the students gain insight to access things logically to deal with variety of issues.

Career Outcomes:

The Graduates are employed in:

  • Business
  • Administration
  • Education
  • Industry
  • Government
  • Journalism
  • Relevant Industry
    Eligibility Criteria:


    The students who’ve normal Bachelors Degree in Arts/in related field are eligible to pursue Postgraduate Diploma in Arts in Economics at University of Otago.

    English Proficiency Score

    1. IELTS Score: 6.5 not less than 6.0 in any module
    2. TOEFL: (iBT) 95 not less than 22
    3. TOEFL: (pBT) 587 Score
    4. PTE Academic: Overall 64 Score, in Communication not less than 57.

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