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.

Kia Kaha Christchurch

A message from the Vice-Chancellor.

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

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

Summer research students

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

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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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Student support services are here to help

Being a student can be exciting, but it can also mean the pressure of deadlines and exams. Listen to these students' advice.

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Dr Mohamed Alansari, a NZ academic from the Middle East, reflects how important it is not to lose faith in what New Zealand stands for.


Extreme violence by one person may appear an aberration, but the sentiments and beliefs that underlie are not, writes Associate Professor Jay Marlowe.

William Pike on a mountain top

Associate Professor Carol Mutch gives advice on how to help children process dramatic events in the news.

Professor Liz Beddoe

The appointment of Liz Beddoe as Professor of Social Work marks 40 years of progress in the profession.


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, Manukau 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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