Why choose the University of Auckland at Manukau?

Study what you love, alongside the communities you love in South Auckland.

In 1999 the University signed a deed of co-operation with Manukau Institute of Technology, one of the purposes of which was to enhance the availability to students in the greater Manukau region of high quality educational opportunities, particularly educational programmes at degree level.

Through the University of Auckland at Manukau Programme you will study with New Zealand’s leading education faculty in the heart of your community and earn a teaching qualification that is well respected and recognised by employers in Aotearoa New Zealand and overseas.

World-ranked study options in the heart of South Auckland

The University of Auckland is the top university in New Zealand based on three major international ranking systems.*

Ranked 20th, we are in the top 3% of the world’s universities for Education as a subject and are the only New Zealand university to feature in the top 50.

Most importantly, we are ranked in the top 15 in the world for employer reputation in education.*

This means lecturers in the faculty are conducting amazing research that explores crucial social issues affecting the world today such as sex education in schools, teacher expectations of students and refugee settlement and inclusion.

*2017 QS World University Rankings by Subject.