PhD in the Faculty of Arts

Everything you need to know about undertaking a PhD in Arts, including supervisors, scholarships and subjects available.

Explore the valuable resources available to you as you begin your research journey as a new candidate on a PhD or named doctorate.

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You can search for a doctoral supervisor using the FindaThesis database.


Iranian-Kiwi writer, filmmaker and academic Ghazaleh Golbakhsh discusses how immigrant life has shaped her academic and creative work.

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Having supportive doctoral supervisors paved the way for Katherine Higgins to develop and facilitate collaborative projects with visiting artists at MIT.

Meet Katherine

Our leading researchers are available to supervise postgraduate research exploring Indigenous-centred knowledge.

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Research movements, migrations and mobilities in Tāmaki Makaurau/Auckland — a mooring place for waka/canoes arriving from many places, but tied together here.

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