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.

Award winning chemistry laboratory

Learn more about our undergraduate chemistry laboratory which recently won an international design award.

New Zealand Speech Language Awareness Week

New Zealand Speech-Language Therapy Association Awareness Week, 15-19 September 2014.

ScienceGrads

Take a selfie at spring graduation and be in to win, #ScienceGrads.

  • Major funding investment in University of Auckland research
    16 September 2014
    The University of Auckland has received 14 grants totalling more than $48 million of new funding in the latest funding round announced by the Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment.
  • University of Auckland retains number one ranking
    16 September 2014
    The University of Auckland has again been ranked as the leading university in New Zealand following the publication of the 2014 QS World University Rankings.
  • How successful politicians look the part
    12 September 2014
    A new study recently conducted by a team of researchers from the School of Psychology shows that a sample of US citizens asked to rate our political leaders by mugshot alone.
  • Major funding investment in University of Auckland science
    12 September 2014
    The University of Auckland has received more than $48 million in new funding in the latest funding round from the Ministry of Innovation, Business and Employment with a $25.5 million investment in leading-edge science research.
  • High milk intake risks iron deficiency in babies
    12 September 2014
    Pregnant women who drink three or more servings of milk per day might put their babies at risk of being iron deficient during an important phase of their development, according to new research from Growing Up in New Zealand.