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Requirements for Science Students


The Faculty of Science Academic Committee has approved the requirements below for students seeking approval for a study abroad exchange

  • It’s best to go in second year, but third year may be possible.
  • Students may credit up to 30 points of stage 3 courses towards their major.
  • The student must meet the eligibility criteria as set out by the 360 Auckland Abroad programme including the requirement for a minimum GPA of 5.0 over the last two semesters of study prior to the exchange. See, How do I apply for Auckland Abroad?
  • A student must complete at least 45 points upon return to the University of Auckland.
  • Stage 3 credit will only be awarded where the student is undertaking an exchange at an Exchange Partner University or equivalent institution as approved by the Associate Dean Academic or nominee