Money matters and IT essentials
Postgraduate Research Student Support (PReSS)
PReSS is money granted to all doctoral candidates to support postgraduate research and research-related activities. Find out how you can use your PReSS account, when and other details via the link below.
Find out more online: Postgraduate Research Student Support.
Managing your funds while studying
If you're worried about managing your money during your doctorate, check out these useful resources.
Find out more online: Managing your funds while studying.
The Tuākana Contestable Fund is available to Māori and Pacific postgraduate students to support presentations of their work.
Find out more online: Tuākana.
Scholarships and awards
Find out about scholarships and awards you may be eligible for using the University's new search tool.
Find out more online: Scholarships and awards.
Find out everything you need to know about IT services and support at the University of Auckland, including emails, file sharing, and WiFi set-up and log in.
Find out more online: IT essentials.
Virtual private network (VPN)
Get information on setting up and using a secure connection to our network from outside the University.
Find out more online: Virtual private network.
Personal IT purchases
As a doctoral candidate at the University, there are a number of software packages you can download and use, either for free or at a reduced cost.
Find out more online: Personal IT purchases.
SciTrack is the University's inventory management and procurement tool for all chemicals and biologicals, and most lab consumables, including hazardous and restricted materials.
Find out more online: SciTrack