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Fees and money matters

How to fund your postgraduate study is an important factor to consider when embarking on postgraduate study.

  • Tuition fees

    Get an overview of the total amount you are likely to pay for your tuition in your chosen programme of study.

  • Student loans and allowances

    Information about student loans and allowances, including eligibility and how to apply.

  • Scholarships and awards

    Find out if you qualify for a share of the $18 million in postgraduate scholarships we award each year.

  • Cost of living

    Get some approximate values for what you can expect to pay for basic items in Auckland - this information can help you plan your budget.

  • Working while you study

    Read about work opportunities for postgraduate students at the University and services to help you find part time or casual work.

  • Hardship support

    Information on scholarships and awards financial hardship, plus what to do if you get into serious financial trouble while studying.