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.

Science photo competition 2015

Enter the Faculty of Science inaugural photo competition and be into win some fantastic prizes.

2015 Postgraduate Poster Competition

The submission deadline for the 2015 Postgraduate Poster Competition is Friday 31 August.

The Auckland Lablet

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

  • Wellness seminar for female postgraduates (Faculty of Engineering Events, Academic staff, Doctoral candidate, Postgraduate students) Event as iCalendar
    31 July 2015, 12 - 2pm
    WEN, IEEE NZ North Women in Engineering, and the Faculty of Engineering are delighted to invite you to an event for female postgraduate students on Friday 31 July. We look forward to seeing you there.
  • Science Futures Evening Event as iCalendar
    06 August 2015, 5:30 - 7:30pm
    Do you have a young family member or friend who is considering taking a degree in Science? Science Futures Evening will show the exciting and wide variety of careers that a Science degree can lead to.
  • 3 Minute Thesis Competition
    31 July 2015
    Years of research, 80 000+ words... In three minutes? Take up the challenge and participate in this year’s 3 Minute Thesis Competition! Entries are open to research masters students and doctoral candidates undertaking research. Registrations close 10 August.
  • The 90th Blues Awards
    31 July 2015
    Do you excel in sports, the arts or have you made a valuable contribution as a leader in your community? Nominations are now open.
  • We need your help to improve our website
    16 July 2015
    Enter in the draw to win 1 of 2 iPad Airs. If you are a staff member, current student, potential student, or a teacher or career advisor we'd like to know what you think of our website.