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.

UniGuide Programme

Find out about becoming a Uniguide. Applications now open.

Exposure Postgraduate Research Exposition

Exposure is a great opportunity for postgraduate students to share a part of their work with their peers.


Woolf Fisher Scholarship Success for Department of Mathematics student, Matthew Conder.

  • Science Scholar for a day
    02 October 2015
    The Science Scholars programme hosts an ambitious high school student for the day!
  • The Department of Sport and Exercise Science celebrates its 21st
    02 October 2015
    The Department of Sport and Exercise Science celebrated its 21st Birthday on Wednesday night with an evening that brought alumni, current students, past and present staff together to acknowledge and thank the people who have contributed to the rich history and bright future of the department.
  • Potentia Scholarship
    28 September 2015
    Third year Computer Science student Xindi Zhang is the recipient of the prestigious 2015 Potenita Scholarship.
  • Summer Research Scholarships available
    12 August 2015
    From gaining research experience to improving your career prospects, find out the benefits of a summer scholarship.
  • Felllowship at the Data Incubator: A 7 week fellowship training and placing data scientists and quants with advanced degrees
    31 March 2015
    The Data Incubator is an intensive 7 week fellowship that prepares masters, PhDs, and postdocs in STEM + social science fields seeking industry careers as data scientists. The program is free for fellows and supported by sponsorships from dozens of employers across multiple industries. In response to the overwhelming interest in our earlier sessions, we will be holding another fellowship.
  • Spiritual and/or Sexual Me?
    27 March 2015
    By contributing to this research, you will assist therapists and other young adults to know what helps or obstructs the process of negotiating spiritual and sexual identities. Participation will involve a confidential, 1-1.5 hour long, in-person, interview at The UoA. You will be thanked for your time with a small koha.