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 Student Centre

Students wishing to see the Science Postgraduate Advisers should contact the Faculty of Science Student Centre.

Student Contributors for Craccum Magazine

We are always interested in hearing from writers, photographers, illustrators, cartoonists, and general contributors.

Orientation for new students

Watch videos, view maps, and learn about the basics of University study. There's also a guide for first-year students.

  • Five top doctoral theses honoured
    01 April 2015
    The Vice-Chancellor’s prize for the five best doctoral theses at the University of Auckland in 2014 has gone to PhD students in the Faculties of Science, Medical and Health Sciences, Education and Engineering.
  • School of Chemical Sciences Research Showcase
    26 March 2015
    Congratulations to the participants of the School of Chemical Sciences Research Showcase.
  • Spaceward Bound New Zealand
    26 March 2015
    Spaceward Bound New Zealand brings high school teachers together with New Zealand and NASA scientists, to show them how research is done in the fields of astronomy and astrobiology to help create resources for the new earth and space sciences curriculum.