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 7,600 students study in our 10 schools and departments, learning from internationally renowned lecturers.

3 Minute Thesis 2017

Why not take on the challenge of explaining your thesis in just three minutes? Science heats are 18 and 19 July. You can do it!

2017 Gibbons Lecture Series

This year's lectures series, run by the Department of Computer Science, has the topic 'steps towards the singularity - artificial intelligence and its impact'. All are welcome. Lectures run from 4-25 May.

Exercise Sciences Teachers Day

The Department of Exercise Sciences are hosting a half-day event designed to continue the professional development of careers advisers, physical education and science teachers. Register now.

  • 3 Minute Thesis Competition
    15 May 2017
    Why not take on the challenge of explaining your thesis in just three minutes? Science heats will be held on 18 and 19 July. One masters and one doctoral winner will be chosen and these successful participants will go forward to the University Final on 3 August.
  • City Campus closed on Auckland Anniversary Day
    17 January 2017
    The City Campus will be closed on Auckland Anniversary Day because of the Laneway Festival in Albert Park.
  • Spring Data Science Fellowship Opportunity
    09 January 2017
    The Data Incubator is an intensive 8 week fellowship that prepares masters students, PhDs, and postdocs in STEM and social science fields seeking industry careers as data scientists.
  • The Faculty of Science Postdoc Society
    15 November 2016
    We are a society run by Postdocs, for Postdocs, and are here to support early career researchers, promote excellent science and facilitate networking and collaborations.