Established in 1883, the University provides world-class education to more than 40,000 students including over 4,700 international students from more than 90 countries. Students at The University of Auckland can choose from a comprehensive range of programs to PhD level across eight faculties – Arts, Business, Creative Arts & Industries, Education, Engineering, Law, Medical & Health Sciences and Science.
We are also the only New Zealand member of the prestigious global research-led university groups - Universities 21, the Association of Pacific Rim Universities and the Worldwide Universities Network.
At The University of Auckland, you’ll enjoy quality teaching in a stimulating campus environment right in the heart of New Zealand’s largest city. Ranked third* worldwide for overall quality of life, Auckland is a vibrant cosmopolitan centre. The convenient location of the city campus offers easy access to the city’s shops, markets, cinemas, galleries, public libraries, entertainment and restaurants.
Auckland is also the gateway to surrounding attractions, being just a few short hours’ drive from the scenic delights of tropical Northland, the ski fields and rivers of the central North Island, and the secluded beaches of the Coromandel Peninsula.
International Student Activities
The International Office at The University of Auckland provides a comprehensive Orientation Week to help new students settle in to the University, followed by an exciting program of activities and festivals throughout the year to help you make friends and meet New Zealanders. Workshops and information sessions are regularly held in iSPACE (our international student lounge) to help you adjust to life at The University of Auckland and in New Zealand.
Student Support Networks
Our team of International Student Support staff is available to help you with anything you need including academic advice, help with immigration, health, money or accommodation issues, and personal support. There’s also a 24-hour, seven-days-a-week emergency number available if you need help urgently for any reason.
Enroll at The University of Auckland and experience the very best in learning and research, academic lecturers, international student support and social life.
*2011 Mercer Quality of Living Survey (see www.mercer.com/qualityofliving).