Leading research and innovation

University of Auckland research is at the centre of international breakthroughs in healthcare, education and technology, to name a few. See and hear how our research is making an impact around the world.

Achieve the Amazing
  • Light is Amazing

    As New Zealand’s pre-eminent research-led institution, our passion is to make a difference to our society, and the world.

Archaeology is Amazing
  • Archaeology is Amazing

    Professor Simon Holdaway leads a team on Mercury Island excavating the remains of human settlement.

Te Pahi’s medal
  • How does pain really work?

    A pharmacy of natural chemicals dampens the initial pain of a broken finger but when the shock wears off and the hurt kicks in, Dr Michelle Dickinson is thankful that medical science can come to the rescue.

  • Research and innovation

    Past examples of leading research and innovation.