Faculty of Science - Leading creativity and innovation in the sciences


Our research

The Faculty of Science is New Zealand’s largest and most highly ranked science faculty hosting a wealth of leading-edge research programmes.

  • Research Institutes, Centres and Units

    The excellent research conducted in the Faculty of Science is supported by the work in the research institutes, centres and units that the faculty hosts.

  • Joint Graduate Schools

    The Faculty of Science has established three joint graduate schools in cooperation with industry leaders in their field, covering topics from Plant and Food Science to Biodiversity and Biosecurity, and Coastal and Marine Science.

  • The University of Auckland Reserves

    The University of Auckland owns a number of ecological reserves and properties outside of the campus grounds. These properties provide the university with a valuable resource for teaching and field research across a wide range of disciplines.