A recipient of the prestigious Baldrige-affiliated Performance Excellence Study Award (PESA), the institute is a leader in high quality, career-focused education with some of the best student achievement and satisfaction results. Their Webometric world rank stands at 3532. They offer 150+ programmes which includes 43 degree and postgraduate qualifications, and are highly active in the field of applied research. The broad categories of programmes offered are: Health, community & education, English language, business, tourism & IT, creative, hospitality, beauty & hairdressing, leadership for change, physical activity & wellbeing, natural sciences, construction, engineering, and trades. Otago operates out of three campuses in New Zealand, the main campus being in Dunedin followed by the campuses in Cromwell and Auckland.