The Faculty of Education and Social Work Epsom Campus.

Education and Social Work

Te Kura Akoranga me Te Tauwhiro Tangata | Find your place at the leading Faculty of Education and Social Work in Aotearoa New Zealand.

View the range of undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate study options.

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Rad Fatani Social Worker

View the range of study options in Social Work and postgraduate programmes in Counselling and Community Leadership.


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Summer research students

Advance your knowledge and expertise through postgraduate programmes, courses and research.

Ngā kōwhiringa ako

Find out about our extensive range of workshops, courses and consultancy services.


Explore specialist te reo Māori teaching qualifications, Māori and indigenous education, and Māori-medium professional learning and development.

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Become a leader and innovator in the worlds of Sport, Health and Physical Education.

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Find out which programmes you are eligible to study as an international student.

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BSW student

Why social work is my career choice

Four Bachelor of Social Work graduates tell us why social work is a rewarding career.

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Maia Hetaraka and her smiling proud whanau at her Tai Tokerau graduation yesterday.

Maia Hetaraka, a graduate of the Faculty of Education and Social Work's Tai Tokerau, campus shares her education journey.

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EdD student

Conduct advanced educational and social research for, by, with and in relation to Māori, Pacific and other indigenous groups.

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Duncan Preston

A TeachNZ Scholarship could support your teaching journey by covering your fees and paying you an allowance while you study.

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huarahi maori graduates

Alex Hunt had his future all planned out, until a cancer diagnosis flipped his life upside down. But it led him to a career helping others: social work.

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Meet Māori students who are studying at the faculty, find out about our support services and more.

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We pride ourselves on creating a warm and welcoming environment for Pasifika students.

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Find out about what we offer to study at each of our three campuses in Epsom, South Auckland and Tai Tokerau.

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Interested in studying with us? Make an appointment here to meet with a Programme Student Adviser.


Find out about our range of support services including, learning support, financial support and support for LGTBTI students and staff.

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