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University of Auckland retains top 100 place in world university rankings

Our reputation as a leading tertiary institution is maintained with an 85th= placing in the QS World Rankings.

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Welcome to Waipapa Taumata Rau, the University of Auckland

In 2020, the University of Auckland was gifted a new Māori name by the people of Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei in an official gifting ceremony.

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New China microsite

Start your story with the University of Auckland from China. Explore your study options, find out how to apply and hear from some of our Chinese students.

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Undergraduate scholarships open now

Scholarships are a great way to fund your journey with us, and we have a wide range of options for students from all backgrounds.

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Summer Research Scholarships

Summer Research Scholarships are a great way to gain valuable research experience. Applications for 2021-2022 close on Thursday 5 August.

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Microcredentials Study

Launched - Auckland Online Micro-Credentials

Auckland Online micro-credentials complement your existing qualifications, provide skills, knowledge and expertise in a variety of high-demand subjects areas.

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Live with us in Semester Two

Applications for our self-catered residences are now open.

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Auckland Advantage™

We care about our international students who were impacted by Covid-19 border restrictions and want to help you continue your studies with us from outside NZ.

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Three Minute Thesis Final

Want to hear an entire research project distilled into a three-minute pitch? Join the audience at the Three Minute Thesis Final on 6 August.

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Get help choosing your study options

Do you need help planning your undergraduate studies? Our new way to discover career pathways and study options is based on your interests and personality.

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We’re ready to answer all your questions about undergraduate study. Share your study interests and contact details. Then we can get started.

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What will studying in 2021 be like for me?

Covid-19 may affect the academic year. Find out what we're doing to give you the highest quality education and student experience, both in-person and online.

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Apply now to become a 2022 Resident Adviser

Resident Advisers support our students by building a strong community on campus whilst expanding their professional skillset.

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Ranking and reputation

New Zealand's world-ranked university

We are New Zealand’s pre-eminent research-led institution.

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Explore your virtual campus

An interactive way for students to discover our spaces and places. Your world your way. Tō ao tana ara.

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Covid-19 update for applicants

We’ve made some changes to our application process due to Covid-19 to give you more options and help you meet our admission requirements.

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Remote learning

Useful information including study plans, accessing services off-campus, self isolation and travel.

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Professor Jim Metson, Deputy Vice-Chancellor Research, says the university will be more open while also protecting research and researchers. News

University of Auckland pledges more openness on animal research

The University of Auckland has signed up to a New Zealand agreement pledging openness on the use of animals in research and teaching.

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Feast of funding for health research from gout to measles to critical care

The University of Auckland's medical faculty won a big share of the latest research grants from the government.

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Professor Nikki Turner gets her Covid-19 vaccine jab. News

Nikki Turner gets backing for vaccine hesitancy project

A new tool will gauge why some New Zealanders are refusing or delaying vaccinations.

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Devices distract parents

Parents who turn off the audible notifications on their mobile phones have the best chance of expanding their child’s vocabulary, a new study has found.

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Royal Navy personnel administering Covid-19 vaccine to man with sleeve rolled up. Opinion

‘Freedom’ in the UK a reckless decision for us all

Lifting Covid restrictions in the UK means short-term freedom there, but will extend the long-term sentence for the world, writes Helen Petousis-Harris.

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Dr Gregory Camp Opinion

Why musicals can be tricky to get right on film

Musicals as movies are back with a bang. Gregory Camp wonders if the Marvel fantasies have helped make the unreality of walking and singing less hard to take.

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Professor Guglielmo Aglietti Mātātaki | The Challenge

Tools of ancient hunters find their place in outer space

The final fronter space has a junk problem. Find out how Professor Guglielmo Aglietti, director of the Auckland Space Institute, plans to solve it.

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