Faculty of Science

The Faculty of Science brings together 10 diverse schools and departments to provide outstanding quality teaching and research opportunities.

Choose from a wide variety of subjects and develop your knowledge and skills with our Bachelor of Science (BSc).


If you have a clear idea about the direction you want to take in science, our new undergraduate four-year BAdvSci(Hons) programme could be for you.

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Discover your Science with us

Join us in 2019 by applying for one of our two ground-breaking undergraduate Science degrees.

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Read the 2018 edition of inSCight, the Faculty of Science's alumni magazine. This year we explore diversity in science.

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This year's theme is 'Rise of the machine learners: Statistical learning in the computational era'. The series runs from 13 March to 3 April.

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Study two undergraduate degrees at once with a conjoint programme, or choose the Graduate Diploma in Science to change the focus of your degree.

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Learn about our exciting taught and research opportunities.

Student seeking support from Student Support Services

As part of our Science community, you’ll have access to plenty of support.

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Science is social - we encourage you to engage with us on Facebook and Twitter.

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Our mentoring programme has over 25 years of history supporting Māori and Pacific students in Science.

Kia ora and welcome

We are committed to promoting and developing equity policies and best practices for our Science community.

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Apply to join our Science Scholars programme for special access to career-based workshops and opportunities to work alongside leading scientists.

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Studying the sciences opens up a wide range of career opportunities.


We provide an outstanding learning experience and exciting research opportunities.

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Our scientists and students often feature in the media with their ground-breaking research and new discoveries.

Our stories

Take 10 with one of our scientists, and read about some of the fascinating research taking place in the Faculty of Science.

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