PhD in the Faculty of Arts

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

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

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

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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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Our school is the centre of New Zealand's academic expertise in Asian and European studies.

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We have a demonstrated record of excellence in teaching and research, driven by our belief that the humanities are of intrinsic value to society today.

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We engage critically with studies of culture and communication and issues confronting humanity and society in the past, the present and into the future.

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We actively support Māori and Pacific development by advancing our knowledge of Te Ao Māori and Pacific world views through our teaching and research.

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