Medical and Health Sciences

Committed to improving the health of our local, national and global communities through excellence in teaching, research, service and engagement.

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Explore the study options on offer here and change the world of healthcare.

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From clubs and hang out spots to support services and travel opportunities, we've got all the information our students need for a great experience at FMHS.

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Your Journey Starts Here

Why study with us? Discover what life as a student could be like when you choose to study at the Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences.

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Check out our top news stories and media releases in modern medicine and medical sciences research.

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Be part of something world changing! Check out our range of summer, honours, masters and PhD research projects.

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Interested in learning more about our advances in healthcare? Attend inspirational public lectures and seminars to keep up-to-date with our research advances.

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Want to participate in a research study? Keep up with Grafton news and other faculty-related happenings? Check out our notices for updates.

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MAPAS is a supportive environment that provides admission, academic and pastoral support for Māori and Pacific students.

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Explore our stimulating environment with our state of the art facilities and award winning teaching in a range of programmes.

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Our Medical Programme

Our School of Medicine has been training doctors in regional and rural New Zealand for more than 10 years and the results are now evident.

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Have questions? Our friendly student advisors can help with admissions, enrolments and student wellbeing on a drop-in basis, via email or by appointment.

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