When Auckland University College opened in May 1883, the Governor of New Zealand, Sir William Jervois spoke of the significance "of placing the advantages of a university within the reach of every man and woman of Auckland ...and that for all time".
We offer a range of programmes and courses for you to choose from. Our foundation programme and language courses have been designed especially to help international students with academic or English proficiency.
The University policy on centres and institutes provides for the following three formal categories of research centres.
In addition to the outstanding services and facilities available to all our students, we offer specialised support services for international students through our International Office. This support includes dedicated student advisers who are available to help you enrol and settle in to your new study life.The University has an extensive range of support services to help you achieve your best while enjoying student life.
Whether you're from Auckland, around New Zealand or Overseas, living in a community of peers, in quality accommodation, with strong support services and easy access to campus, makes academic success more likely. Our University of Auckland residences give you a great environment to complement your academic studies.
With five halls of residence and eight self-catered flats and apartments available, each residential community offers you the benefits of living at the heart of the University:
The University of Auckland Library system covers five campuses and comprises the General Library, Kate Edger Short Loan and twelve specialist libraries.
The wireless network is accessible on all campuses from laptops and mobile devices.
With over 200 clubs and societies, there's a club for every taste. From tramping, canoeing, photography, politics, dressing up as a superhero, or eating desserts. Clubs help balance your studies and grow your network.
Joining a club is a great way to balance your academic career with something that takes you away from the books and gets you into an activity that you've never tried before, or something that you used to do.
If you want more information on the clubs, or if you are an administrator for a club and you need to update your contact details, please contact our clubs administrator.
The University of Auckland is the highest ranked New Zealand university in the main world university rankings systems.
Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, StudyPortals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.