Faculty of Science - Leading creativity and innovation in the sciences

Our faculty


Our faculty is the largest science faculty in New Zealand offering a wide range of subjects and specialisations to more than 7,600 undergraduate and postgraduate students studying across 10 different schools and departments.

Entry to the Faculty of Science at the University of Auckland's City Campus Entry to the Faculty of Science at the University of Auckland's City Campus



  • Welcome from the Dean

    A message from the Faculty of Science Dean, Professor John Hosking.

  • Our achievements

    We are New Zealand's largest and leading Faculty of Science with six subjects in the top 100 worldwide. Find out more about our recent achievements.

  • Contact us

    Find contact details for the Faculty of Science as well as maps of our locations and links to our social media channels.

  • Departments and schools

    The Faculty of Science comprises of 10 diverse departments and schools that offer a wide range of programmes, subjects and research opportunities. Find out more.

  • Goat Island Marine Discovery Centre

    The Goat Island Marine Discovery Centre gives visitors an insight into the richness of Northland’s coastal and sea life.

  • Sustainability Network

    The Sustainability Network aims to facilitate sustainability-oriented initiatives, model sustainable practices and increase the internal and external visibility of sustainability-oriented activities in the Faculty of Science.

  • Rainbow Science Network

    Rainbow Science Network's vision is for an inclusive culture that acknowledges and aspects all sexual orientations and gender identities and values the contribution we collectively make to the life of the faculty.