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Prospectus 2019
New Zealands highest ranked University
International Prospectus 2019 - GOzealand!
                                                                                                                                                     Welcome to
                                                                                                                                                     the University of Auckland
                                                                                                                                                     Nau mai, haere mai ki Aotearoa
                                                                                                                                                     Welcome to New Zealand                       5
                                                                                                                                                     Auckland, a top three city                   6
                                                                                                                                                     The University of Auckland key statistics    9
                                                                                                                                                     Dates to remember                           10

                                                                                                                                                     What can you study?
                                                                                                                                                     Arts                                        12
                                                                                                                                                     Business                                    14
                                                                                                                                                     Creative Arts and Industries                16
                                                                                                                                                     Education and Social Work                   18
                                                                                                                                                     Engineering                                 20
                                                                                                                                                     Law                                         22
                                                                                                                                                     Medical and Health Sciences                 24
                                                                                                                                                     Science                                     26

    The University of                                                                                                                                PhD study
                                                                                                                                                     Research and Innovation at the University

    Auckland welcomes you
                                                                                                                                                     360 International / Study Abroad            32
                                                                                                                                                     English Language Academy                    33

                                                                                                                                                     What else do you
    Welcome to the University of Auckland, and an exciting new academic life in New Zealand’s                                                        need to think about?
    largest and most liveable city. You will be joining New Zealand’s leading university, one that                                                   Entry requirements                          35
    ranks among the world’s top 100.                                                                                                                 Pathways to undergraduate study             37
                                                                                                                                                     Accommodation                               38
                                         As the University of Auckland is research-led,       the Asia-Pacific region; and the Worldwide
                                                                                                                                                     Student services and support                40
                                         your courses will incorporate the latest findings    Universities Network, a group of leading
                                         and perspectives related to your discipline,         universities focused on international research         Building a rewarding career                 42
                                         including the research carried out by your           collaboration with the aim of addressing some of       Scholarships and funding                    44
                                         lecturers and professors. The University of          the major issues facing humankind.                     Essential information                       47
                                         Auckland is full of opportunity for students, from   In addition to the services and facilities available     - Visas, insurance, employment,
                                         English language development to a wide choice        to all our students, we offer specialised                  and living costs
                                         of academic programmes. We also provide              support for international students through
                                         access to a wonderful range of extra-curricular                                                             International tuition fees 2019             48
                                                                                              our International Office. This support includes
                                         activities. New Zealand is culturally diverse and    dedicated student advisers who are available to        How to apply                                49
                                         politically stable, offering a safe environment      help you enrol and settle in to your new study         Glossary                                    50
                                         in a beautiful location, where you can enjoy an      life.                                                  Need help?                                  51
                                         excellent lifestyle while studying at the highest
                                                                                              We’ve earned a great reputation for delivering
                                                                                              academic and research excellence within an
                                         The University of Auckland is the only New           inspiring and supportive learning environment.
                                         Zealand university invited to be a member            I would like to warmly welcome you to be a part
                                         of three prestigious international networks:         of the University of Auckland community. By
                                         Universitas 21, an international consortium of       choosing to study with us, you will build yourself
                                         research-led universities that fosters academic      a foundation that will set you apart for the rest
                                         exchange and quality benchmarking among              of your life.
                                         its members; the Association of Pacific Rim
                                         Universities, a network of major international
                                         universities working on issues common to

                                                                                              STUART MCCUTCHEON
                                                                                              The University of Auckland

International Prospectus 2019 - GOzealand!
Nau mai, haere mai ki Aotearoa
                                                 Welcome to New Zealand
                                                  Quick facts New Zealand/Aotearoa
                                                  Population: Approximately 4.7 million

Julie Kho                                         Largest city: Auckland – population 1.5

Julie is from Malaysia and gained her             Capital: Wellington
PhD in Chemistry from the University of           Area: 270,534 square kilometres (104,454
Auckland. She received a departmental             square miles)
scholarship for both her Bachelor of              Official languages: English, Māori, New
Science (Hons) and PhD degrees.                   Zealand Sign Language
                                                  Currency: New Zealand dollar
                                                  Exchange rates: US$0.72, £0.53 (Jan 2018)
“My area of research is in photonics – how
                                                  Diverse people: Auckland is New Zealand’s
light interacts with matter. The science
                                                  most multicultural region: 59.3% European,
of light is present in numerous natural
                                                  23.1% Asian, 14.6% Pacific, 10.7% Māori, 3.1%
processes and plays a vital role in our lives.    other significant ethnic groups¹
So much of the technology we use today is
                                                  Climate: Daytime temperatures in Auckland
powered by knowledge in photonics – the
                                                  range from an average of 24°C (75°F) in
internet, mobile phones, GPS. During my           summer (December to March) to 16°C (60°F)
PhD, I studied how complex molecules in           in winter (June to August)
solar cells absorb light, converting solar        Warmest months: January, February
energy into chemical energy. In order to
                                                  Coldest months: July, August
‘see’ these extremely fast processes in time,
I used ultrafast lasers, and the results          Government: Parliamentary democracy,
                                                  member of the Commonwealth
we observed enabled us to design better
molecules for solar energy harvesting.
                                                 NEW ZEALAND                                      New Zealand is a modern, English-speaking           New Zealand is a desirable country to live in,
“During my undergraduate degree, I was
                                                                                                  country with a rich cultural heritage, known        ranking 13th in the world on the United Nations
so inspired by a lecture from Professor                                                           internationally for its stunning and diverse        Human Development Index 2016². It is also
Cather Simpson that I applied for a                                                               natural landscapes and the culture of its           ranked 2nd out of 163 countries on the Global
summer scholarship project with her at the
                                                         AUCKLAND                                 indigenous Māori people. New Zealand                Peace Index 2017, the world’s leading measure of
Photon Factory. The experiences I had that                                                        has earned a reputation for its politically         national peacefulness.³
summer were mind-blowing – I observed                     North Island                            independent stance, support for environmental
how the perseverance of scientists can                                                            causes, sporting achievements, and dynamic          Why study in New Zealand?
lead to successful experimental results,                                                          political and economic reform. Its citizens have
                                                                                                  made important contributions in the fields of       New Zealand is a safe and politically stable
I got to work with a group of very smart
                                                                                                  scientific and technological discovery, medicine,   country with a high standard of living.
researchers, and I got to build and use
state-of-the-art lasers!                         South Island               WELLINGTON            conservation, creative arts, food and wine.         New Zealand enjoys a global reputation for
                                                                                                  Situated in the South Pacific Ocean about           technical innovation supported by research
“I have now taken a job in the technical                                CHRISTCHURCH              2,200km east of Australia, New Zealand has          excellence. Education in New Zealand is not
industry in New Zealand, where I’m aiming                                                         two principal islands – the North Island and the    only about imparting knowledge but also about
to bring my skills and knowledge to the                                                           South Island. Comparable in size and shape to       encouraging original thinking.
business world, to make scientific research                     DUNEDIN                           the United Kingdom or Japan, New Zealand has
                                                                                                  a relatively small population of approximately      New Zealand has a progressive work-rights
have more impact in our lives.”
                                                         Stewart Island                           4.7 million people, making it one of the least      policy, which allows international students to
Professor Simpson says of her former                                                              crowded countries in the world.                     work in New Zealand on a post-study visa after
student, “Julie is one of our best and                                                            New Zealanders are proud of their diverse           finishing at university.⁴
brightest – she earned her degrees at the                                                         heritage, strongly influenced by Māori culture,     International PhD students receive a range
University of Auckland on the interface of                                                        19th century British settlement, and by more        of special benefits, including eligibility for a
chemistry and physics, a very demanding                                                           recent migration, mainly from Pacific Island        government funding scheme allowing them
                                                                                                  nations and Asia. New Zealand people are well-      to pay the same tuition fees as New Zealand
area. Her leading work on novel laser
                                                                                                  travelled and outward looking, with a reputation    students.
design and construction has underpinned
                                                                                                  for being warm, welcoming and friendly to
the research of many other graduates from                                                         visitors.
                                                                                                                                                      ¹ NZ Census 2013. Respondents can identify with more
                                                                                                                                                      than one ethnic group so percentages do not total 100%.
the Photon Factory – her positive impact
will continue to be felt for years to come.”

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The University of Auckland City Campus

    Auckland, a top three city                                                                                                                                         1   City Campus                                                             6   Goldie Vineyard
                                                            A city flanked by two harbours, Auckland’s           and water sports, just 40 minutes by ferry from      Located in the heart of Auckland,                                           This 14-hectare vineyard and winery provides
    With a population of                                                                                                                                              City Campus provides a full                                                 a unique venue where students live, study
                                                            unique geographic position means you can             downtown Auckland
    approximately 1.5 million,                              enjoy the vibrant atmosphere of a large,                                                                  range of amenities, including                                               and work in a boutique winery in an important
                                                                                                                 Mount Eden – Dormant volcanic cone, centrally
    Auckland is New Zealand’s                               cosmopolitan city, and still be close to stunning    located with panoramic 360° views over the city,     cafés, health services, libraries,                                          winegrowing region of New Zealand.
    largest city and the country’s                          beaches, nature walks and tranquil islands. You      great for a picnic                                   childcare facilities, and a
                                                            can kayak on sparkling harbours in the morning                                                            recreation centre.
    economic hub.                                           and hike through green subtropical forests in the
                                                                                                                 Newmarket shopping precinct – Excellent                                                                                           7   Tai Tokerau Campus
                                                            afternoon. Add to that great cafés, restaurants
                                                                                                                 shopping, movie theatres, restaurants and cafés;                                                       North Island              The Faculty of Education and Social Work offers
                                                            and bars, excellent theatres, galleries, museums
                                                                                                                 something for everyone                                2   Grafton Campus                                                         courses at the Tai Tokerau Campus, located in
                                                            and terrific shopping.                               Auckland waterfront – Attractive, urban              Home to the Faculty of Medical and Health                                   Whangarei, the capital of the Northland Region
                                                                                                                 beaches alongside a walking and cycling              Sciences, the Grafton Campus is situated                         7          of New Zealand.
                                                            With almost 40 percent of the population born        promenade, cafés, bars and restaurants as well       opposite Auckland City Hospital.
                                                            overseas, Auckland is more culturally diverse        as rollerblade, bicycle, sailboard and catamaran
                                                            than Sydney, London and New York,¹ and it is         hire
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   8   Leigh Marine Laboratory
                                                            clear why Auckland has been ranked third out of      The Domain – A beautiful inner city park
                                                                                                                                                                       3   Newmarket Campus                                                       The Leigh Marine Laboratory is the “marine
                                                            231 world cities for quality of life.²               close to the University, home to the Auckland        Covering five hectares, this campus is designed                             campus” of the University, offering opportunities
                                                                                                                 Museum, where you can experience cultural            to be a high-quality environment that supports                              for postgraduate teaching and research at the
                                                            ¹World Migration report 2015
                                                                                                                 performances, see priceless Māori treasures and      our research activities for the faculties of                                Goat Island Marine Reserve.
                                                            ²Mercer Consulting Quality of Living Rankings 2018
                                                                                                                 learn about New Zealand’s natural history            Engineering and Science.

                                                            City highlights                                      Multicultural and local foods – Auckland offers                                                                       Auckland
                                                            Sky Tower – Tallest building in the Southern
                                                                                                                 a fantastic range of multicultural foods from all
                                                                                                                 over the world and unique New Zealand foods
                                                                                                                                                                       4   Epsom Campus                                     Waiheke
                                                                                                                                                                      The Epsom Campus is the
                                                            Hemisphere, with spectacular views of the city       For more information about Auckland visit                                                                       6
                                                                                                                                                                      main Faculty of Education
                                                            Eden Park – New Zealand’s largest stadium,                                    and Social Work campus,                             1
    The Goldie Vineyard on Waiheke Island is a University
                                                            hosting national and international rugby and                                                              offering programmes in teacher          Auckland     2 3
    of Auckland teaching facility for the Wine Science      cricket matches                                      Worldwide Quality of Living Survey                   education, sport, health and                        4 5
                                                            Rangitoto Island – A dormant volcano with            2018 – Top 5*                                        physical education, and social
                                                            lava tunnels, fantastic views of the harbour and     Rank City, Country                                   services.
                                                            the world’s largest pohutakawa forest, only a
                                                            40-minute ferry ride from downtown Auckland          1          Vienna, Austria
                                                            Piha Beach – Most famous surf beach in New           2          Zurich, Switzerland
                                                                                                                                                                       5   Tāmaki
                                                            Zealand, featuring black iron-ore sand, just 40      3=         Auckland, New Zealand
                                                                                                                                                                           Innovation Campus
                                                            minutes from central Auckland through the                                                                 Tāmaki specialises in advanced postgraduate
                                                                                                                 3=         Munich, Germany
                                                            protected forest of the Waitakere Ranges                                                                  teaching and research activity, primarily
                                                                                                                 5          Vancouver, Canada                         focused on health innovation, and biodiversity
                                                            Waiheke Island – Beautiful, subtropical island
                                                                                                                 *Mercer Consulting Quality of Living Rankings 2018   and biosecurity innovation.
                                                            famous for its golden sandy beaches, wineries

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    We’ll help
                                                                                                                                                                           QS World University
                                                                                                                                                                           Rankings by subject 2018
    you make                                                                                                                                                                   18 subjects are ranked in the top 50
                                                                                                                                                                                           in the world

    your mark                                                   The University of Auckland is the highest ranked university in
                                                                New Zealand in Times Higher Education and QS rankings for 2018.
                                                                                                                                                                           Archaeology                                10

    on the
                                                                                                                                                                           Education                                  17
                                                                                                                                                                           Anatomy and Physiology                     18
                                                                                                                                                                           Sports-related subjects                    28
                                                                       More than                                                              From over
                                                                    7000                                                                     120
                                                                                                                                                                           Geography                                  29
                                                                                                                                                                           Law                                        29
                                                                                                                                                                           English Language and Literature            31
    The University of Auckland is                                   international                                                            different                     Philosophy                                 36
    ranked 82nd among the world’s
    top universities.¹ We offer
                                                                      students                                                               countries                     Psychology                                 36
                                                                                                                                                                           Civil and Structural Engineering           39
    you the opportunity to gain
    an internationally-recognised                               Highest ranked                                                                                             Accounting and Finance                     41
    qualification through a leading                             New Zealand                                                                                                Anthropology                               41
    research-led university. We are                                                                                                                                        Development Studies                        41
    a QS Five Stars Plus institution,                                                                                                                                      Modern Languages                           41
    having achieved five stars in eight
                                                                for graduate
                                                                                                                                                                           Nursing                                    41
    categories, including Research,                             employability1                                                                                             Business and Management Studies 43

    Employability, Teaching,                                                                                                                                               Statistics and Operational Research 43
    Facilities, Internationalisation                                                                                                                                       Mathematics                                45
    and Innovation.²
    We are leaders in innovation, named as
    one of the world’s leading entrepreneurial
    universities under challenging conditions³ and
                                                                                                             partner universities in 27 countries give you the
    ranked the most innovative university in New
                                                                                                             opportunity to study in another country through the
    Zealand.⁴ Our research benefits our social,
                                                                                                             360 International exchange programme.

    cultural, economic and environmental future.

    Our academics are leaders in their fields, our
    teaching staff are ready to support you, and
    our alumni enjoy meaningful careers all over                Most innovative
    the world. Your study at the University of
    Auckland will take you beyond the classroom
                                                                university in
                                                                                                                                                                            In addition to over 30 undergraduate
    and keep you connected to the ever-changing                 New Zealand                                                                                                 programmes to choose from, there are 130
    global dynamic.                                             according to the Reuters top
                                                                                                                                                                            postgraduate programmes on offer across
                                                                75 universities
    By choosing the University of Auckland, you                                                                              research centres and institutes across         180 subjects, including PhDs in over 100
    will have incredible opportunities and a                                                                                 the University create knowledge that           different subjects. Options range from
    foundation that will set you up for life. As New                                                                         benefits our social, cultural, economic and    strong traditional disciplines to emerging
    Zealand’s world-ranked university, we can                                                                                environmental future.                          cross-disciplinary subjects.
    give you the edge you need to be a successful

    global citizen.
    ¹QS World University Rankings 2018                          The University of
                                                                Auckland is ranked

    ²QS Stars University Ranking 2017
    ³Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Skoltech
    ⁴Reuters Asia Pacific’s Most Innovative Universities 2017
                                                                in the world2
                                                                                                                                                   clubs make our University
                                                                                                                                                   a great place to get
                                                                                                                                                   connected and meet like-             New Zealand is ranked Best in
                                                                                                                                                   minded New Zealand and               Class and #1 globally for the
                                                                                                                                                   international students.
                                                                                                                                                                                        Best Teaching
                                                                QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2016
                                                                QS World University Rankings

                                                                Worldwide Educating for the Future Index, EIU 2017
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What can
                                                                                                                                                      you study?
                                                                                                                                                      Arts                                        12
                                                                                                                                                      Business                                    14
                                                                                                                                                      Creative Arts and Industries                16
                                                                                                                                                      Education and Social Work                   18
                                                                                                                                                      Engineering                                 20
                                                                                                                                                      Law                                         22
                                                                                                                                                      Medical and Health Sciences                 24
                                                                                                                                                      Science                                     26
                                                                                                                                                      PhD study                                   29
                                                                                                                                                      Research and Innovation at the University   30
                                                                                                                                                      360 International / Study Abroad            32
                                                                                                                                                      English Language Academy                    33

     Dates to remember
     Summer School 2019                                                     Semester One 2020
     Summer School begins           Monday 7 January                        Semester One begins                    Monday 2 March
     Auckland Anniversary Day1      Monday 28 January
     Waitangi Day1                  Wednesday 6 February
                                                                           Dates for Business coursework masters
     Lectures end                   Friday 15 February                      Quarter One 2019
     Study break                    Saturday 16 February                    Lectures begin                            Monday 7 January
     Examinations                   Monday 18 – Wednesday 20 February       Lectures end                              Friday 15 March
     Summer School ends             Wednesday 20 February                   Quarter Two 2019
     Semester One 2019                                                      Lectures begin                            Monday 1 April
     Orientation and Welcome        In week beginning 25 February           Lectures end                              Friday 7 June
     International Orientation      Monday 25 February                      Quarter Three 2019
     Semester One begins            Monday 4 March                          Lectures begin                            Monday 24 June
     Mid-semester break/            Monday 15 – Saturday 27 April           Lectures end                              Friday 30 August
     Easter break
     ANZAC Day1                     Thursday 25 April
                                                                            Quarter Four 2019
                                                                            Lectures begin                            Monday 16 September
     Graduation                     Monday 6, Wednesday 8, Friday 10 May
                                                                            Lectures end                              Friday 22 November
     Queen’s Birthday1              Monday 3 June
     Lectures end                   Friday 7 June                           Quarter One 2020
     Study break                    Saturday 8 – Wednesday 12 June          Lectures begin                            Monday 13 January
     Examinations                   Thursday 13 June – Monday 1 July       Application closing dates
     Semester One ends              Monday 1 July
                                                                           To see the application closing dates for undergraduate programmes, visit
     Inter-semester break           Tuesday 2 July – Saturday 20 July
     Semester Two 2019                                                     To see the application closing dates for postgraduate programmes, visit
     Orientation and Welcome        In week beginning 15 July    
     International Orientation      Wednesday 17 July                      NB: Start/finish dates vary for some programmes.
     Semester Two begins            Monday 22 July                         1
                                                                            Public holiday.

     Courses and Careers Open Day   Saturday 31 August (tbc)
     Mid-semester break             Monday 2 – Saturday 14 September
     Graduation                     Tuesday 24 September
     Lectures end                   Friday 25 October
     Study break                    Saturday 26 – Wednesday 30 October
     Labour Day1                    Monday 28 October
     Examinations                   Thursday 31 October – Monday 18
     Semester Two ends              Monday 18 November

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                                               Arts                                                                                                       Academic English Studies
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Honours   PGDip   Taught Masters Research Masters   Doctorate

                                                                                                                                                          Academic English Studies and Linguistics                         
                                               Undergraduate                                        The Faculty of Arts at the University of Auckland
                                                                                                    is internationally recognised as New Zealand’s
                                                                                                                                                          Ancient History                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                                          Anthropology                                                                                                                
                                               programmes                                           leading Arts faculty, ranked in the world’s top 30    Applied Linguistics                                                                                                            
                                               Bachelor of Arts                                     for Arts and Humanities.*                             Art History                                                                                                                 
                                                                     At undergraduate level, our unique double             Asian Studies                                                                                                                
                                               Bachelor of Global Studies                           major requirement encourages you to develop           Chinese                                                                                                                     
                                                         substantial knowledge in two fields and gives         Classical Studies                                                          b        b           b                b              b
                                               Diploma in Languages                                 you a strong platform for future careers and          Comparative Literature                                           a          a        a           a                a              a
                                                                postgraduate study. In your first year, you can       Communication                                                    
                                               Certificate in Languages                             choose from a wide range of subjects, exploring       Conflict and Terrorism Studies                                                                                   
                                                               the human condition in all its social and cultural    Cook Islands Māori                                               a
                                                                                                    diversity before deciding on your two majors.
                                                                                                                                                          Creative Writing                                                 c                                                
                                               Postgraduate programmes                              At postgraduate level, you can pursue advanced        Criminology                                                                                                                  
                                               Graduate Diploma in Arts                             study and research in your area of interest           Development Studies                                                                                                          
                                                            or in an area with a professional focus such          Drama                                                                                                                       d
                                               Bachelor of Arts (Honours)                           as: conflict and terrorism, creative writing,         Economics                                                                                                                   
                                                                indigenous studies, public policy, language           Education                                                                                                                    
                                               Postgraduate Diploma in Arts                         teaching, and translation.
                                                                                                                                                          Employment Relations and Organisation Studies                                                                  
                                                                                                    Academic staff in the faculty have diverse            English                                                                                                                     
                                               Postgraduate Diploma in Language Teaching
Marita Nakamura
                                                                                                    interests and pursue research across a wide           English Writing                                                  a
                                                                                                    range of subject areas. Staff include scholars        European Studies                                                                                                                
                                               Postgraduate Diploma in Translation Studies

                                                                                                    who are internationally acclaimed as leaders in       French                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                    their fields. Teaching and learning are informed      Gender Studies                                                                                                               
                                               Master of Arts
                                                                                                    by this commitment to research, which means
                                                                                                                           Geography                                                                                                                    
Marita comes from Norway and is                                                                     you will be exposed to developing areas of
                                               Master of Conflict and Terrorism Studies                                                                   German                                                                                                                      
studying towards a Bachelor of Arts                                                                 knowledge and encouraged to undertake your
                                                                                                                         Greek (Ancient)                                                                                                              
degree in Psychology and Education.                                                                 own research wherever possible.
                                               Master of Creative Writing                                                                                 History                                                                                                                      
                                                                    *QS World University Rankings by Subject 2018
                                                                                                                                                          Indigenous Studies                                                                               
“I have always been interested in studying     Master of Heritage Conservation                       Key                                                  Italian                                                                                                                     
human beings as well as wanting to work                                                                                Japanese                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                     a     Elective courses only (major not available).
with them. During my second year of a          Master of Indigenous Studies
                                                                                                     b     Continued at postgraduate level under          Korean                                                    e                                                                     
Bachelor in Physiotherapy at the University
                                                                                                           Ancient History.                               Language Teaching                                                                    
College of Oslo & Akershus, an introductory    Master of Literature
                                                                                                     c     Available as part of English for bachelors.    Languages and Literature                                                                                       
course in Psychology made me realise that
                                               Master of Public Policy                               d     Available for PhD as English.                  Latin American Studies                                                                                                           
was what I wanted to study. I did a one-                                                             e     Postgraduate courses may be included           Latin                                                                                                                        
year course in Psychology at the University    Master of Teaching English to Speakers of                   as part of a postgraduate programme in         Linguistics                                                                                                                 
of Bergen, and now I am finishing my           Other Languages                                             selected subjects.                             Logic and Computation                                                                                          
bachelors degree at the University of                             f     Subject is called “Theological and             Māori Studies                                                                                                                
Auckland.                                      Master of Theology                                          Religious Studies” at undergraduate level,     Mathematics                                                                                                                  
“I have found the teaching and academic                                   and “Theology” at postgraduate level.          Media, Film and Television                                                                                                  
staff here very helpful and of good            Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)                                                                                 Museums and Cultural Heritage                                                                                   
quality. The tutorials are especially useful                                                                                     Music                                                                                                                        
and the tutors have been great – very                                                                                                                     Pacific Studies                                                                                                             
approachable.                                                                                                                                             Philosophy                                                                                                                  
“I enjoy how everything is within walking                                                                                                                 Politics and International Relations                                                                                         
distance at the City Campus. In my spare                                                                                                                  Psychology                                                                                                                   
time I’ll occasionally treat myself to a                                                                                                                  Public Policy                                                                                                    
concert or performance, art exhibition or
                                                                             Arts research                                                                Russian                                                          a                                                               
museum. Since being in Auckland I have                                       Dr Chris Wilson is the Programme Coordinator for the Master of               Samoan                                                           a
resurrected an interest in dancing – the                                     Conflict and Terrorism Studies.                                              Screen Production                                                                                              
ballet classes at the University recreation                                    “My research examines the causes and dynamics of civil war, riots,         Social Science for Public Health                                 
centre have functioned as an interest                                          insurgency, mass killings and other forms of collective violence           Sociology                                                                                                                   
boost.                                                                         within states. My goal is to understand how and why particular             Spanish                                                                                                                     
                                                                               societies experience violent conflict while others do not. Through         Statistics                                                                                                                  
“Studying in a different country introduces                                                                                                               Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)
                                                   my research I hope not only to advance our knowledge of why such group conflict occurs, but                                                                                                            
you to a completely different perspective in       also to provide practical policy recommendations to governments and international agencies             Theological and Religious Studies                         f                                                                    
terms of culture, language and education           on how to prevent it.”                                                                                 Tongan                                                           a
system, and also puts your home country                                                                                                                   Translation Studies                                                                                                            
in a whole new light. If you are considering
studying at the University of Auckland, then
I’d say just do it”
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                                               The University of Auckland Business School
                                               is one of Asia-Pacific’s foremost research-led
                                                                                                   Business Masters                                              Master of Professional Accounting
                                               business schools, known for excellence and          programmes                                                    Master of Human Resource Management
                                               innovation in research, learning and partnership    Master of International Business                    
                                               with enterprise. Our internationally qualified
                                               staff, up-to-date technology, and strong focus      Master of Management
                                               on student development mean that from day 
                                               one you will receive a business education that is   Master of Marketing
                                               among the best on offer in New Zealand.   
                                               The Business School holds leading international

 Tuyen Nguyen
                                               accreditation, including the triple crown:
                                                                                                                              Bachelors       Honours        Taught         Research       Professional Doctorate
                                               AACSB International, EQUIS and AMBA. These
                                                                                                                                                             Masters        Masters          Masters
                                               accreditations are your assurance of the highest
 Tuyen is from Vietnam and graduated                                                                Accounting                     ü              ü            ü               ü                ü*         ü
                                               academic standards. They offer global credibility
 with a Master of International Business       and recognition.                                     Commercial Law                 ü              ü            ü               ü                           ü
 in 2017. She is the recipient of a New        University of Auckland Business School
                                                                                                    Economics                      ü              ü            ü               ü                           ü
 Zealand Development Scholarship,              graduates occupy leading positions in business
                                                                                                    Finance                        ü              ü            ü               ü                           ü
 funded by the New Zealand Aid                 and professions within New Zealand and around        Global Management                             ü            ü               ü                          ü**
 Programme.                                    the world. The home of the Business School,          and Innovation
                                               the Owen G Glenn Building, is a state-of-the-        Human Resource                                                                               ü*
                                               art facility that is designed to promote a sense     Management
 “I chose to study towards my Master of        of community among staff and students. It            Information
 International Business as it supports                                                                                                                     Refer to Information Systems
                                               will provide you with an extraordinary learning      Management
 my work in Vietnam as a government            environment.                                         Information                    ü              ü              ü              ü                                 ü
 official in charge of business issues at                                                           Systems
 Ho Chi Minh City Department of External       Undergraduate                                        Innovation and                 ü
                                                                                                                                                               Refer to Management
 Relations. The University of Auckland         programmes                                           Entrepreneurship
 is regarded as the best university in                                                              International                  ü                                                             ü*               ü
 New Zealand and is highly ranked in           Bachelor of Commerce                                 Business
 the world. It offers excellent teaching                                                            Management                     ü                                                             ü*               ü
                                               Bachelor of Property
 and diverse cultures, with modern and                                                              Marketing                      ü              ü              ü              ü                ü*               ü
 convenient facilities. The teaching and       Graduate Diploma in Commerce
                                                                                                    Operations and                 ü              ü              ü              ü                                 ü
 academic staff are excellent – inspiring,
                                                                                                    Supply Chain
 approachable, and helpful.                                                                         Management
 “The University campus is well-equipped       Postgraduate programmes                              Taxation
                                                                                                                                                  ü              ü              ü                                 ü
 and the available facilities are very
                                               Bachelor of Commerce (Honours)                      * These coursework masters programmes are open to applicants with a bachelors degree in an unrelated area of study.
 convenient and advanced. There are
                                                             ** Please contact the Department of Management and International Business for doctoral options.
 plenty of accommodation choices at the        Bachelor of Property (Honours)
 University of Auckland, so it is easy to
 find something that will suit.                Postgraduate Diploma in Bioscience
 “I lived at University Hall and I loved the   Enterprise                                                                                                            Innovation hub
 environment there – it’s student-friendly,
                                               Postgraduate Diploma in Operations Research                                                                           Unleash Space is the University’s new,
 secure, clean, with immediate support,                                                                                                                              vibrant, innovation and entrepreneurship
 and is a great way to meet people.                                                                                                                                  hub with a Create and Maker Space for
                                               Master of Commerce
 “Auckland is a dynamic city to live in                                                                                               students to grow ideas into ventures.
 and the University of Auckland is very        Master of Property                                                                                                    The student-led hub is managed
 culturally diverse. I found it easy to make                                                                                              by the Centre for Innovation and
 friends from many countries, and went         Master of Bioscience Enterprise                                                                                       Entrepreneurship, based at the Business
 to several amazing places around New                                                                                            School, and is open to students from any
 Zealand, including Queenstown, Lake           Master of Engineering Management                                                                                      faculty and any discipline.
 Tekapo, Taupo, Wellington, and New                                                                                         Professor Jayne Godfrey, Dean of Business
                                               Master of Operations Research                                                                                  and Economics, says the Unleash Space
                                                                                                                              will help prepare current students for the
 “My advice to future international            Master of Professional Studies in Data Science                                                                 future world of work. “Innovative ideas
 students at the University of Auckland is                            need entrepreneurial spirit to take them to fruition and put them into practice,” she says.
 – be inquisitive, and ready to learn and      Master of Taxation Studies
                                                                                                        The new hub will support students through all stages of development, from idea generation
 explore. You will receive so much support
                                                                                                        and prototyping to product commercialisation.
 to achieve your goals.”                       Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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                                                                                                                                                                    Undergraduate                                       Postgraduate programmes                           Master of Dance Movement Therapy

      Creative Arts and Industries
                                                                                                                                                                    programmes                                          Graduate Diploma in Music                         Master of Dance Studies
                                                                                                                                                                    Bachelor of Architectural Studies                   Bachelor of Dance Studies (Honours)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Master of Fine Arts
      The Faculty of Creative Arts and Industries is a     teachers and researchers. Our strong links          performance or film into their research and final                                                      
                                                                                                                                                                    Bachelor of Dance Studies                           Bachelor of Fine Arts (Honours)
      centre of creative excellence, bringing together     with national and international creative            submission.                                                                                                           Master of Heritage Conservation
      the University’s School of Architecture and          communities enable you to connect and foster                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                               Studying at Creative Arts and Industries             Bachelor of Fine Arts
      Planning, Elam School of Fine Arts, School of        relationships with relevant professional and                                                                                                                 Bachelor of Music (Honours)                       Master of Music
                                                                                                               cultivates imaginative thinking, fresh ideas and
      Music, and the Dance Studies Programme. Elam         business organisations as part of your study.                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                               innovation. The educational experience within        Bachelor of Music
      (art and design) and the School of Architecture                                                                                                                                                                   Postgraduate Diploma in Architecture              Master of Urban Design
                                                           The PhD and named doctorates are available          the Faculty and at the University of Auckland will
      and Planning (architecture/built environment)                                                                                                                                                                       
                                                           for advanced research across all our                help set you up for a life of research, discovery    Bachelor of Urban Planning (Honours)
      are both ranked within the top 100 schools in                                                                                                                                                                     Postgraduate Diploma in Dance Studies             Master of Urban Planning
                                                           disciplines. We also offer a PhD with a creative    and practice that contributes to the future
      the world for their disciplines.*                                                                                                                                                                                
                                                           practice component. Students have the               development of society and the creative arts and     Undergraduate Music conjoint combinations:          Postgraduate Diploma in Fine Arts                 Master of Urban Planning (Professional)
      The Faculty provides a lively studio teaching        possibility to link theory and creative work into   industries sector.                                   Arts, Commerce, Engineering, Law, Science               
      environment filled with fellow creatives and         new innovative outcomes by incorporating            *QS World University Rankings by Subject 2018        Undergraduate Fine Arts conjoint                    Postgraduate Diploma in Music                     Master of Urban Planning (Professional) and
      internationally recognised artists, practitioners,   work such as contemporary art, design,                                                                   combination: Arts                                                Heritage Conservation
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Master of Architecture                  
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Master of Urban Planning (Professional) and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Master of Architecture (Professional)             Urban Design
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Master of Architecture (Professional) and         Doctor of Fine Arts

Carlos Anchieta
                                                                                                                                                                    Key                                                 Heritage Conservation                   
                                                                                                                                                                     a    Recognised by the relevant professional               Doctor of Music
                                                                                                                                                                          organisations.                                Master of Architecture (Professional) and Urban
Carlos, from Brazil, is studying for a Master of                                                                                                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                                                     b    PhD or DocFA.                                 Design                                            Doctor of Musical Arts
Urban Planning (Professional).                                                                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                                                     c    Majors in Classical Performance,                                                      
“I was motivated to study Urban Planning due to                                                                                                                                                                         Master of Architecture (Professional) and Urban   Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
                                                                                                                                                                          Composition, Jazz Performance,
what I see as the increasing necessity to shape                                                                                                                                                                         Planning (Professional)                 
                                                                                                                                                                          Musicology, Popular Music and Studio
cities based on human needs while improving                                                                                                                               Pedagogy available at some levels.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Master of Community Dance
quality of life. I chose to study at the University of                                                                                                               d    PhD, DMus or DMA.                   
Auckland because of its excellent academic and
employability reputation in New Zealand and
internationally. The University’s facilities provide                                                                                                                                              Bachelors   Honours    GradDip     PGDip        Taught          Research       Professionally Accredited Doctorate
everything a student needs and the academic                                                                                                                                                                                                       Masters         Masters               Masters (a)
staff are experienced professionals who always                                                                                                                      Architecture                                                                                                                         
keep their door open to help students.                                                                                                                              Dance Studies                                                                                                                         
“After I complete my masters degree, I want to                                                                                                                      Fine Arts                                                                                                                              b
start my career as an urban planner. I believe                                                                                                                      Heritage Conservation                                                            
that the University of Auckland’s career events,                                                                                                                    Music                     c                                                                                                              d
networking opportunities and location in the                                                                                                                        Planning                                                                                                                                      
country will all play a key role for my entry into                                                                                                                  Urban Design                                                                                                                                 
the work force.                                                                                                                                                     Urban Planning                                                                                                       
“Auckland as a city has so many opportunities
– walking around the streets is exciting and
there is always something going on. It is a great
time to be studying Urban Planning in a city like                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Creative Arts and
Auckland. When I’m not studying, I have rented                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Industries research
a car and travelled around both the North and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Interdisciplinary research is a hallmark of
South Islands. It is easy and incredibly stunning.                                                                                                                                                                                                                        the faculty, highlighted by Singularity, a
In my spare time I enjoy catching up with my                                                                                                                                                                                                                              recent collaboration between Architecture
friends, and cooking, as well as exploring                                                                                                                                                                                                                                and Dance Studies. Academic staff
different parts of the city with friends by public                                                                                                                                                                                                                        and research students examined how
transport or bike.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        computers connect our physical and
“The University environment is extremely                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  digital worlds. Singularity used live render
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          programmes with motion-tracking cameras
cosmopolitan. I have met people from many
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          to follow dancers as they moved and
different parts of the world, which is incredibly
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          created large 3D holographic constructions
culturally gratifying. My advice for international                                                                                                                                                                                                                        in projections and haze particles. The
students at the University of Auckland is to get                                                                                                                                                                                                                          research was presented at Ars Electronica,
involved with the many activities promoted by                                                                                                                                                                                                                             the world’s leading digital art and
the University – they are more useful than you                                                                                                                                                                                                                            technology festival, in Austria in 2017.
can imagine.”                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   

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                                                                                                                                                                  Undergraduate                                   Postgraduate study in counselling,

      Education and Social Work                                                                                                                                   programmes
                                                                                                                                                                  Bachelor of Education (Teaching) Early
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  social and community leadership or
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  social work
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Postgraduate Certificate in Social and
                                                                                                                                                                  Childhood Education specialisation              Community Leadership
      The University of Auckland is proud to be New     and sport, health and physical education. We        communities, and policy formation – in New              
      Zealand’s leading university for Education –      attract a diverse range of students from around     Zealand and internationally.                          Bachelor of Education (Teaching) Primary        Postgraduate Diploma in Counselling Theory
      ranked 17th in the world, and the only New        the world.                                          Our masters and doctoral research programmes          specialisation                        
      Zealand university to feature in the global top   The Faculty of Education and Social Work is         are especially popular and provide you with the                      Postgraduate Diploma in Social Work
      50. We are also ranked 1st in New Zealand         committed to leading learning and changing          freedom to focus on research that can be applied      Bachelor of Sport, Health and Physical
      and in the top 15 in the world for Employer       lives. Many of our staff are nationally and         in your context and area of interest. This allows     Education                                       Master of Counselling
      Reputation in Education*, meaning our             internationally recognised for their teaching       you to contribute valuable new knowledge and          
      graduates are sought after by employers in both   and research. In many of our programmes,            understanding to your area of interest and get        Bachelor of Social Work                         Master of Social Work
      the local and global markets.                     you will apply your learning through practical      involved in faculty-led initiatives, collaborations                
      Our faculty offers a broad range of programmes    experience in the community. Our diverse and        and projects at national and international level.     Bachelor of Social Work (Honours)               Master of Social and Community Leadership
      including teaching, education, social work,       extensive research contributes to the educational             
      social and community leadership, counselling      success, health, and wellbeing of individuals and   *QS World University Rankings by Subject 2018         Bachelor of Arts in Education                   Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

                                                                                                                                                                  Postgraduate programmes
Mina Badiei
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Bachelors GradDip       Honours     PGCert PGDip Taught Research Doctorate
                                                                                                                                                                  Graduate and postgraduate study to                                                                              Masters Masters
                                                                                                                                                                  become a teacher or social worker               Counselling                                                                                  
Mina comes from Iran and is pursuing her PhD in                                                                                                                   Graduate Diploma in Teaching (ECE)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Education                                                                                 
the School of Curriculum and Pedagogy, focusing                                                                                                         
on Early Childhood Education.                                                                                                                                     Graduate Diploma in Teaching (Primary)                                                                                  
“I love children, and my passion is helping to                                                                                                                                                                    Educational
                                                                                                                                                                  Graduate Diploma in Teaching (Secondary)                                                                                         
provide a better education for them. Working                                                                                                            
as an Early Childhood teacher, I realised the                                                                                                                     Master of Social Work (Professional)            Professional
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    
importance of education and curriculum on                                                                                                                                     Studies
children’s development development in the early                                                                                                                   Master of Teaching (Primary)                    Sport,
years. My doctoral thesis will investigate education                                                                                                                     Health and
and care experiences of toddlers, to explore how                                                                                                                                                                  Physical
                                                                                                                                                                  Postgraduate study in education                 Education
these very young children demonstrate agency and                                                                                                                  Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Education
competency in decision-making.                                                                                                                                                                                    Social Work                                                                                
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Social and
“In the last year of my masters programme in                                                                                                                      Bachelor of Education (Teaching)(Honours)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Community                                                                         
Malaysia, I was searching for a world-class                                                                                                             
university to pursue my studies. My supervisor                                                                                                                    Postgraduate Certificate in Education
suggested the University of Auckland and,                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  (Early                        
                                                                                                                                                                  Postgraduate Diploma in Education
after finding out the high global ranking of the                                                                                                                                                                  Childhood)
University’s Faculty of Education and Social Work                                                                                                                                                                 Teaching
                                                                                                                                                                  Postgraduate Diploma in Educational                                                                                   
and New Zealand’s post-study work visa options, I                                                                                                                 Leadership                                      (Primary)
decided to apply for the doctoral programme.                                                                                                                                Teaching
“I am grateful for the patient guidance and advice                                                                                                                Master of Education                             (Secondary)
my two supervisors provide and I like Epsom                                                                                                             
Campus because of its peaceful environment – it                                                                                                                   Master of Education Practice
has its own unique beauty in every season. I have
                                                                                                                                                                  Master of Educational Leadership
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Education research
always wanted an academic job at a university
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Professor Christine Rubie-Davies is a world leader in teacher
and my hope is that being a PhD student at the
                                                                                                                                                                  Master of Arts in Education                                                          expectation research. The results of her experimental study
University of Auckland might help me find a job                                                                                                                                                            on the impact of teacher expectations on student outcomes
here.                                                                                                                                                             Master of Professional Studies in Education                                          changed the international direction of research in the
“New Zealand is a place where finding new                                                                                                                                                                  field, revealing large positive effects on student learning
friends is easy. There is a good mix of cultures in                                                                                                               Master of Professional Studies in Mathematics                                        when intervention teachers implemented high expectation
the University, and I have made new friends from                                                                                                                  Education                                                                            practices.
China, Indonesia, Taiwan, New Zealand, and even                                                                                                                                                          “Increasing equity in any education system lies in creating
                                                                                                                                                                  Master of Professional Studies in Teaching
Colombia.                                                                                                                                                                                                            and developing more high expectation teachers who can continue to have an impact on
                                                                                                                                                                  Chinese in Schools                                 children long after the initial investment in their training has ended,” says Professor Rubie-
“I thought it might be difficult to deal with being                                                                                                                Davies. “When students are given more advanced opportunities to learn, they can make far
thousands of miles away from home, but Auckland’s                                                                                                                 Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)                         more progress than might previously have been thought possible.”
rich culture and lovely people meant I didn’t feel                                                                                                      
homesick or lonely. I enjoy Auckland’s outstanding
lifestyle, beautiful parks, landscapes and
amazing beaches. Aucklanders are so friendly and
welcoming, and living in Auckland is super cool.”

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     Engineering                                                                                                                                               Undergraduate
     The Faculty of Engineering is committed            We foster close relationships with industry         All our programmes are aimed at enriching your     Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)
     to providing internationally-recognised            partners so that you can prepare for                knowledge and enhancing your employability.
     qualifications to equip the next generation of     employment by completing practical work             We are also home to over ten research units and
     innovators and problem-solvers with the tools      experience while studying.
     required to build a better tomorrow. As New
                                                                                                            centres – including the Auckland Bioengineering    Postgraduate programmes
                                                        Postgraduate students can work on globally          Institute, the Geothermal Institute, the
     Zealand’s leading Engineering faculty, ranked      significant projects alongside internationally      Advanced and Nano Materials Research Centre,       Postgraduate Certificate in Engineering
     84th in the world,* we offer a wide selection of   respected researchers at our state-of-the-art       and the Centre for Infrastructure Research – all
     undergraduate and postgraduate programmes          research facilities. Our programmes include         of which actively produce world-class research     Postgraduate Certificate in Geothermal               Engineering research
     across five departments.                           taught and research options tailored to a variety   to attract external income.                        Energy Technology
                                                                                                                                                                     The world’s fastest female motorcycle racer has joined our faculty's roster of award-winning
     Our nine undergraduate degree specialisations      of backgrounds and skill levels – to suit people    *QS World University Rankings by Subject 2018
                                                                                                                                                               Postgraduate Certificate in Light Metals             academic staff. Dr Eva Hakansson, originally from Sweden, is best known for her official world
     are accredited by Engineering New Zealand,         with undergraduate degrees, as well as those
                                                                                                                                                               Reduction Technology                                 record, established at the legendary Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah: 400.2km/h at a top speed of
     making our graduates employable worldwide.         who are already working in industry.
                                                                                                                                                                          434km/h on her self-built electric streamliner motorcycle – the “KillaJoule”.
                                                                                                                                                               Postgraduate Diploma in Engineering                  She hopes to bring her passion for design and hands-on work to our students – “Being a
                                                                                                                                                                               mechanical engineer, I can shape metal and build things that have never existed before. Engineers

Anand Durai                                                                                                                                                    Postgraduate Diploma in Operations Research
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    will be instrumental in every aspect of a sustainable future, and our students will need to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    experience the whole design process from conception to building something with their own hands.

                                                                                                                                                               Master of Disaster Management                        With a tradition of ingenuity, I think New Zealand is the perfect place to shape future engineering
                                                                                                                                                               Master of Earthquake Engineering*
Anand Durai, from India, is pursuing a                                                                                                                         *Subject to CUAP approval
Master of Engineering Studies in Electrical                                                                                                                    Master of Energy                                  Find a thesis topic or                                Key
and Electronics Engineering. He received a                                                                                                                                   research project                                       a       Available as a research area in the
University of Auckland International Student                                                                                                                   Master of Engineering                                                                                            associated department and subject
Scholarship in 2017.                                                                                                                                                              FindaThesis database                                           to the availability of thesis topics and
                                                                                                                                                               Master of Engineering Management                                         supervisors
                                                                                                                                                                               Engineering research projects database
“The development and function of products                                                                                                                                                                      b       Interfaculty with Science and Business
                                                                                                                                                               Master of Engineering Project Management
and services – like mobile phones, broadband                                                                                                                                                                                           c       Interfaculty with Business
internet, high-definition TV, satellite                                                                                                                        Master of Engineering Studies                                                                            d       Available under Civil Engineering
broadcasting, and GPS technology – fascinates                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        e       Interfaculty with Science
me to the core and led to my decision to pursue a                                                                                                              Master of Operations Research
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        f       Refer to the programme website for
masters in Electrical and Electronics Engineering.                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                                               Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)                                                                                       details on its starting date.
There is so much more to learn, create, and
explore in this field.                                                                                                                                                                                                                  g       Subject to CUAP approval

“The University of Auckland supports and
encourages new ideas, and helps build                                                                                                                                                                            Bachelors                                             Taught              Research
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PGCert            PGDip                                                  Doctorate
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 (Honours)                                             Masters             Masters
a good career. My masters study at this
                                                                                                                                                               Biomedical Engineering                                                                                                        a                   a
prestigious University will serve to enhance my
                                                                                                                                                               Chemical and Materials Engineering                                                                                                             
understanding of the subject, and give me the
                                                                                                                                                               Civil Engineering                                                                                                                              
edge I require to become a successful engineer in
                                                                                                                                                               Computer Systems Engineering                                                                                                                   
this field.
                                                                                                                                                               Construction Management                                                                                                       a                   a
“I was really excited to receive the NZD$10,000                                                                                                                Disaster Management                                                                                                           a                   a
University of Auckland International Student                                                                                                                   Earthquake Engineering                                                                                       g                 g
Scholarship, as having the chance to study
                                                                                                                                                               Electrical and Electronic Engineering                                                                                                          
further in my field at the University of Auckland
                                                                                                                                                               Energy                                        b                                                                                                  a
is an incredible opportunity for me. Being
                                                                                                                                                               Engineering Management                        c                                                                               a                   a
awarded the scholarship motivates me to stretch
                                                                                                                                                               Engineering Project Management                                                                               
myself further to achieve my goals with more
                                                                                                                                                               Engineering Science                                                                                                                            
confidence, and reminds me there is always a
                                                                                                                                                               Environmental Engineering                             d                                                                                         a
reward for hard work. The funding towards my
                                                                                                                                                               Food Process Engineering                                                                                                                        a
tuition fees allows me to focus fully on achieving
                                                                                                                                                               Geotechnical Engineering                                                                                                       a                  a
the best I can in my programme.
                                                                                                                                                               Geothermal Energy Technology                                                                                                   a                  a
“After completing my masters, I would like to                                                                                                                  Mechanical Engineering                                                                                                                         
work in electrical and communication industries,                                                                                                               Mechatronics Engineering                                                                                                                       
where theoretical and practical knowledge go                                                                                                                   Medical Devices and Technologies                                                                                                                 a
hand-in-hand, with special emphasis on research                                                                                                                Operations Research                           e                                                                                                  
and product development in the communications
                                                                                                                                                               Plastics                                                                                                                      a                  a
                                                                                                                                                               Software Engineering                                                                                                                           a
                                                                                                                                                               Transportation Engineering                                                                                                     a                  a

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                                               Auckland Law School has a proud history and
                                               produces many outstanding graduates. In
                                               2018, it was ranked among the top 30 law                          programmes
                                               schools in the world in the prestigious QS World                  Bachelor of Laws*
                                               University Rankings by Subject.                         
                                               The Auckland Law School’s undergraduate                           Bachelor of Laws conjoint with another
                                               and postgraduate programmes offer the                             degree*
                                               largest range of courses of any law faculty in          
                                               New Zealand. The Law School has high entry                        Bachelor of Laws (Honours)
                                               standards for its Bachelor of Laws (LLB) and            
                                               Bachelor of Laws (Honours) (LLB(Hons))                            Graduate Certificate in Law
                                               degrees, and has New Zealand’s largest                  
                                               postgraduate programme in law. Leading                            Graduate Diploma in Law
                                               scholars from top overseas universities regularly       
                                               visit the Law School and teach courses for the
                                               Master of Laws (LLM) programme.                                   Postgraduate programmes
                                               Situated in the heart of the legal precinct, the

 Thomas Poschitz
                                                                                                                 Postgraduate Certificate in Law
                                               Auckland Law School has strong links to the
                                               legal profession and judiciary. It is supported by
                                                                                                                 Master of Laws
 Thomas is from Germany and                    the staff and resources of the Davis Law Library,
                                               New Zealand’s leading legal research library.
 completed a Master of Laws,                                                                                     Master of Legal Studies
                                               The school provides a complete legal education,
 specialising in Litigation and Dispute                                                                
                                               preparing students for legal practice as well
 Resolution in 2017.                           as many other careers in an internationalised
                                                                                                                 Master of Taxation Studies
                                               world. Law at the University of Auckland is
                                                                                                                 Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
 “I chose to study at the University of        challenging, exciting and taught by some of
                                               the best legal scholars from New Zealand and
 Auckland because it has one of the best
                                               around the world.
 law schools worldwide, and its LLM
 programme features international guest
 lecturers who offer an abundance of                                  Bachelors Honours GradCert GradDip                         Taught         Research Doctorate
 expertise.                                                                                                                      Masters        Masters
 “There are a lot of new, innovative            Law                                                                                                            
 courses on offer such as Artificial            Taxation Studies                                                                                    
 Intelligence (AI), and I really enjoy the      Legal Studies                                                                                       
 fact the courses are not New Zealand-         *In your first year of a Bachelor of Laws, you must also be enrolled in a second bachelors programme or a conjoint
                                               programme. In your second year, if your application to Stage II law is successful, you will have the option to continue on with
 centric. Instead, the general orientation     both or just one of these programmes. A conjoint programme allows you to pursue two undergraduate degrees at the same
 is international with a strong focus on       time, giving you the opportunity to broaden your career opportunities in a shorter time-frame. You can combine your Law
 the UK and the USA as the determinative       degree with a degree in Arts, Commerce, Engineering, Global Studies, Health Sciences, Music, Property or Science.

 players in setting common law. In the
 future I want to work in the Automotive
 Sector and hopefully, courses such as AI
 will help me to achieve this dream.                                                     Law research
 “Attracting people from all over the                                                    The Auckland Law School’s Aotearoa New Zealand Centre
 world, Auckland is a multicultural hub,                                                 for Indigenous Peoples is a cutting-edge platform for
 and the city itself is amazing because                                                  research, teaching and advocacy on indigenous peoples
 of its contrasts – civilisation interrupted                                             and the law. Associate Professor Claire Charters, based at
 by lots of green areas; skyscrapers in                                                  the Centre alongside 13 other world-leading academics,
 the centre and wide-spread suburbs                                                      was awarded a 2017 Rutherford Discovery Fellowship
 containing small buildings. I also                                                      to investigate the ways indigenous peoples’ rights are
 enjoyed several road trips all over New                                                 constitutionally recognised throughout the world.
 Zealand, from Cape Reinga to Bluff, and                                           Drawing on case studies from Bolivia, Mexico and Canada,
 could not get enough of this place; the                                           Australia and the Pacific, and Norway, Finland and Sweden,
 climate, nature, the people, cities and                                           Dr Charters’ research focuses on the recognition of
 towns – it is all simply stunning.                 indigenous jurisdiction and autonomy, protection of treaty and aboriginal rights, rights to
                                                    lands, rights to culture and access to political power.
 “The hardest part about studying at
                                                    Dr Charters has represented her iwi in treaty negotiations and worked in the UN Office of
 the University of Auckland was being in
                                                    the High Commissioner for Human Rights. In addition, she was recently an advisor to the
 Germany waiting for the adventure to               President of the UN General Assembly on enhancing indigenous people’s participation at
 start!”                                            the United Nations.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                        Bachelors    Honours       Diploma    PGCert       PGDip      Taught Masters     Research     Doctorate

                                               Medical and
                                                                                                                                                       Addiction Studies (within Health Practice)                                                                            m
                                                                                                                                                       Advanced Nursing                                                                          a            a

                                               Health Sciences
                                                                                                                                                       Alcohol and Drug Studies                     b                                            c            c                                           e
                                                                                                                                                       Anaesthesiology                                                                                                                       d            
                                                                                                                                                       Anatomy                                                                                   d            d               d              d            
                                                                                                                                                       Audiology                                                                                                                              f           
                                                                                                                                                       Behavioural Science                                                                       d            d               d              d            
                                               Our graduates are broadly prepared and highly
                                               educated to pursue rewarding and challenging
                                                                                                     Undergraduate programmes                          Biomedical Science                                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                                       Child and Adolescent Mental Health           b                                            c            c               d              d            g
                                               careers in a variety of professions around the        Bachelor of Health Sciences
                                                                                                                                                       Clinical Education                                                                                                                             h
                                               world. Whether as doctors, scientists, nurses,
                                                                                                                                                       Clinical Pharmacy (See also Pharmacy.)       b                                            a            a                               a
                                               optometrists, pharmacists or health sector            Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery
                                                                                                                                                       Clinical Quality & Safety (within Health                                                                              m
                                               professionals, our graduates are actively involved
                                               at the forefront of modern medicine, science and      Bachelor of Nursing
                                                                                                                                                       Community Health                                                                          d            d               d              d            
                                                                                                                                                       General Practice and Primary Health Care     d                                           a,d          a,d              d              d             i
                                               Studying with us means that you learn from            Bachelor of Optometry
                                                                                                                                                       Health Informatics                           b                                                                       d              d            e

                                               skilled, internationally recognised academics                                                           Health Leadership                                                                                                                                 
                                               in programmes designed to improve the health          Bachelor of Pharmacy
                                                                                                                    Health Management (within Health                                                                                      m

                                               of real people. We also offer an inviting and                                                           Leadership)
                                               stimulating environment with outstanding
                                               facilities. The Faculty of Medical and Health         Postgraduate programmes                           Health Practice
                                                                                                                                                       Health Promotion (within Health Practice)                                                              
Tharaphi comes from Myanmar and is             Sciences is located at the modern Grafton             Bachelor of Biomedical Science (Honours)          Health Psychology                                                                                                                      f
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         
studying towards her Master of Public          Campus, which is opposite Auckland City                      Health Sciences                              b                                                                                               
Health. She received a New Zealand             Hospital, New Zealand’s largest public hospital       Bachelor of Health Sciences (Honours)             International Health (within Health                                                                                   m
ASEAN scholarship from the New                 and clinical research facility.                                   Leadership)
Zealand Aid Programme.                         The programmes in our faculty cover the               Bachelor of Medical Science (Honours)             Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)             b                                                        c,j            c,d,j           c,d,j
                                               spectrum of healthcare, including biomedical and                    Mammography                                  b                                            c,j                        c,d,j           c,d,j
                                               medical sciences, optometry, health leadership,       Bachelor of Nursing (Honours)
“Prevention is better than cure” – those                                                                                                               Māori and Pacific Health                                                                                                                           
                                               clinical education and public health. Our range of
are the words that attracted me to the                                                                                                                 Medical Imaging                              b                                             j           j              d,j             d,j          
                                               programmes is designed to help you achieve your       Postgraduate Certificate in Clinical Education/
field of Public Health. In my country, while                                                                                                           Medical Sciences                                                  
                                               academic goals.                                       Health Sciences                                   Medicine                                                                                                                                           
many doctors are trying their best to save     Major research strengths include bone disease,
                                                                                                                                                       Medicine and Surgery (MBChB)                                                                                                                      c
lives with their medical knowledge, the        cancer, perinatology, epidemiology, clinical trials   Postgraduate Diploma in Biomedical Science/
                                                                                                                                                       Mental Health Nursing                        b                                            a            a
mortality and morbidity rates of both          and neuroscience. Researchers and research            Clinical Education/Health Sciences/Obstetrics
                                                                                                                                                       Molecular Medicine                                                                                                                                 
communicable and non-communicable              groups in these and other key areas provide           and Medical Gynaecology
                                                                                                                                                       Nursing                                                                                                              a               a           
diseases are still high, due to lack of        nurturing and supportive postgraduate training
                                                                                                                                                       Nursing Practice                                                                                                     a,c,m
public health knowledge and awareness          in a flexible and innovative learning environment,    Postgraduate Diploma in Science in Optometry/
                                                                                                                                                       Nutrition                                                                                 d            d
of the nature of the diseases.                 with state-of-the-art facilities.                     Pharmacology/Physiology
                                                                                                                                                       Nutrition and Dietetics                      b                                                                                         f           e
“I chose to study Public Health, not only                                                            Master of Audiology                               Obstetrics and Gynaecology                                                                             a              a,d             a,d          a
to improve the health-related knowledge,                                                                                                               Ophthalmology
attitude and practices of my community,
                                                  Medical and Health                       
                                                                                                                                                       Optometry                                                                                                            d              
                                                                                                     Master of Biomedical Science
but also to reduce the burden of disease          Sciences research                                              Pacific Health (within Health Practice)                                                                              m               d             k
in Myanmar.                                       Professor Ian Reid, New Zealand’s most             Master of Clinical Education                      Paediatrics                                                                                                                                       a
                                                                                                                   Palliative Care                                                                           a            a
“Among all the universities in New                frequently cited researcher, has been
                                                                                                     Master of Health Leadership                       Pathology                                                                                                                                          
Zealand, the University of Auckland is            leading the way in research on bone
                                                                                                                   Pharmaceutical Science                       b                                                        
the leading institution in most fields,           disease. His research in understanding
                                                  and treating metabolic bone diseases               Master of Health Practice                         Pharmacology                                                                                         d               d              d            
so it is the best place for me to improve                                                                        Pharmacy (See also Clinical Pharmacy.)                                                                                                            
                                                  such as osteoporosis and Paget’s disease
my knowledge and gain the skills I need                                                              Master of Health Psychology                       Physiology                                   b                                                       d               d              d            
                                                  has had a profound impact worldwide.
to become a qualified public health                                                                           Population Mental Health (within Health      b                                                        c,d             m
professional.                                     Working alongside Associate Professors
                                                                                                     Master of Health Sciences                         Practice)
                                                  Mark Bolland and Andrew Grey, Professor
“The facilities at the University are                                                                                 Psychiatry                                                                                                                                         
                                                  Reid found the commonly-prescribed
awesome – all the libraries offer student-                                                           Master of Nursing                                 Public Health                                b                                                                                                  e
                                                  calcium and vitamin D supplements to
friendly environments to study in and the                                                                            Sports Medicine                                                                         a,b,c
                                                  be ineffective at treating osteoporosis.
                                                                                                     Master of Nursing Practice                        Surgery
perfect range of books, resources and             These findings have saved billions of                                                                                                                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                 Ultrasound                                   b                                                        c,j            c,d,j           c,d,j
workshops. The teaching and academic              dollars in prescriptions internationally,
                                                                                                     Master of Public Health
staff are very friendly and professional          and won the Prime Minister’s Science                                                                 Women’s Health                                                                          a,b,c
and offer a lot of academic support.              Prize for 2015.                                                                                      Youth Health                                 b                                                                       d              d
                                                                                                     Master of Science in Optometry/Pharmacology/
“Studying at the University of Auckland                                                              Physiology                                        Key
has been a great experience and I’m                                                                           a     Must be registered with an approved professional body.                      g   Available under a PhD in Psychiatry.
really inspired by the lecturers and                                                                 Doctor of Medicine                                b     Named specialisation available for postgraduate study.                      h   Available under a PhD in Medicine.
the public health professionals in New                                                                                  c     Must have access to an approved clinical environment.                       i   Available under a PhD in General Practice.
                                                                                                     Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)                        d     Specialisation not offered in this programme, but relevant study is         j   Must be registered with the New Zealand Medical Radiation
Zealand. I’ve learned a lot about ways to
                                                                                                                             available through Health Science or Public Health programmes.                   Technologists Board or appropriate body in country of domicile.
improve public health in Myanmar.”
                                                                                                                                                       e     Available under a PhD in Health Sciences.                                   k   Available under a PhD in Māori and Pacific Health.
                                                                                                                                                       f     One year coursework plus one year research (two years in total).            m   180 point taught masters programme.
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