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You can choose from a wide range of subjects in the humanities, social sciences, cultures and languages.

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Applications are now open for our new Bachelor of Communication. Gain an advanced understanding of how communication works and prepare for a career.

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Find out the benefits of a BA, what's involved, and if it's the right fit for you.

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Where can a BA take you? Our graduates chat about their career paths and how they got to where they are.

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Serial entrepreneur Mofei Bian has been influential in changing the way we build homes in New Zealand through his prefabricated housing platform.

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Three University of Auckland graduates and scholarship recipients are headed to the UK to undertake postgraduate research at the University of Cambridge.

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Taboo is the subject of an ambitious University of Auckland study that has received funding from Te Pūtea Rangahau a Marsden, the Marsden Fund.

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Doctor Sereana Naepi has received the Rutherford Fellowship for her work centring higher education on Pacific ways of knowing and creating knowledge.

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Sociology and Psychology graduate Zak Devey was awarded a Rhodes Scholarship in recognition for his work improving community mental health through the arts.

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Explore the range of Arts scholarships and financial support for undergraduate and postgraduate students.

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Need to talk to someone for specific subject advice? Our academic advisers can help you make the best choices for your programme of study.

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The Arts Students' Centre is here to help with any questions or concerns you may have about enrolling in courses.

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A fund is available to enrolled full-time and part-time undergraduate and postgraduate students in the Faculty of Arts who are facing financial challenges.

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