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.

Amazing Science Centre

See our amazing Science Centre in this video that showcases the facilities on offer at the Faculty of Science.

L’Oréal UNESCO for Women in Science programme

Congratulations to Dr Erin Leitao, from the School of Chemical Sciences, who has been awarded the 2016 NZ Fellow of the L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science programme.

Undergraduate Handbooks 2017

Our undergraduate handbooks are now available to view. Take a look at what you can study at New Zealand's leading Faculty of Science.

  • New Science Centre information for current students
    02 September 2016
    The School of Environments' academic and professional staff and students are moving into their new spaces on Monday 5 September.
  • PhD Studentship in Biosecurity Science - Wasps
    07 April 2016
    Based within the Plant & Food Research’s Biosecurity Group at Lincoln near Christchurch, this project will investigate the possibility of manipulating wasp foraging based on knowledge of chemical ecology and insect learning, and investigate potential new tactics for control. It is part of the National Science Challenge; our Biological Heritage.
  • Freemasons University and Postgraduate Scholarships, 2017
    27 September 2016
    The Freemasons Scholarships are to assist able students who are active in their involvement in the community, to complete their university education in their chosen field. Closing date 1 October.