Graduate stories

Our international graduates share their stories of studying at the University of Auckland and the careers they went on to pursue.

Julie came from Malaysia to gain her PhD in Chemistry from the University of Auckland. Professor Cather Simpson described her as "one of our best and brightest".

Julie's story

Sawana, from Dominica, graduated with a Master of Disaster Management with First Class Honours. She now works in disaster relief for a leading NGO.

Sawana's story

Zheyu graduated with dual masters degrees from the University of Auckland and the China Geosciences University. He is now pursuing a PhD in London.

Zheyu's story