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.

2017 Kalman visiting fellowship

Applications are invited until 5 September for this Fellowship, worth $10000, which will be awarded to a 'rising star' in mathematics and its applications for a research visit to the University of Auckland.

Courses and Careers Day 2016

Study options, Career building advice and a tour of student accommodation. Come along to our annual open day on Saturday 27 August to experience what its like to be a student at New Zealand's leading university.

Fly to Auckland

Experience a visit to the Faculty of Science tailored to your specific research/ study interests. Discover postgraduate life at the University of Auckland! Applications are now open.

  • New Science Centre information for current students
    27 June 2016
    From 28 June, staff and postgraduate students will begin to move into Building 302, the new Science Centre. View details here.
  • 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.
  • 2017 Kalman Visiting Fellowship
    28 July 2016
    Applications are invited until 5 September for this Fellowship, worth $10000, which will be awarded to a 'rising star' in mathematics and its applications for a research visit to the University of Auckland.