Welcome to the Faculty of Science


The Faculty of Science at the University of Auckland is the largest and most highly ranked science faculty in New Zealand. More than 7,000 students study in our 10 schools and departments, learning from internationally-renowned lecturers.

Prospectuses and handbooks

Faculty of Science Prospectuses, handbooks and degree planners are available to help you plan for 2016!

Zonta Science Award

The ZONTA Science Award is a biennial post-doctoral award for New Zealand women scientists. Apply now!

The Auckland Lablet

Watch our video about The Auckland Lablet. An innovative way to learn about Physics.

  • Research Bazaar (ResBaz) Event
    02 February 2016
    The Research Bazaar is a (free-of-charge) 3-day intensive conference where researchers come together to up-skill in ‘next generation digital research tools and skills’.
  • Eyetrackers exhibition explores how we see art
    29 January 2016
    The upcoming Eyetrackers exhibition at MOTAT uses the latest eye-tracking technology to track the movements of people’s eyes while they look at artworks.
  • Award winning poster
    15 January 2016
    Group work in the lab resulted in a very focused and engaged group of students from BIOSCI 102 – Plants, Microbes & Society class of 2015; not to mention a winning poster.