Doctoral scholarships

There are many scholarships available for doctoral study in the Faculty of Science.

University of Auckland Doctoral Scholarships

The University of Auckland Doctoral Scholarship is awarded for up to 36 months of doctoral study and comprises an annual stipend of $33,000 in 2023 (with annual CPI adjustment) plus compulsory tuition fees, including the single student health insurance compulsory charge for international students.

The Faculty of Science will award up to 50 University of Auckland Doctoral Scholarships in 2023.

The Faculty's selection criteria for 2023 are detailed in the following PDF:

All students who are offered a place in a doctoral programme are eligible for scholarship consideration.

Country-specific scholarships and funding

The International Office works with external scholarship agencies and government bodies to provide opportunities for international students who meet admission entry criteria.

Doctoral advisers by school and department

Each school and department in the Faculty of Science has a doctoral adviser who you can contact for advice on finding a supervisor or applying to the doctoral programme in their subject area: