Research abroad

Postgraduate students at the University of Auckland benefit from numerous opportunities to gain valuable experience carrying out research overseas.

APRU Doctoral Students Conference

This international programme aims to support doctoral students in their professional academic aspirations. It provides both network opportunities and a supportive venue for constructive peer critique of ongoing research.

For more information, visit APRU.

Postgraduate Research Student Support Accounts (PReSS)

Doctoral students are given an annual research fund and account to assist with their study. The stipend is intended to help cover direct research costs. The amount is dependent on the subject area. Some funding may be used for overseas conferences.

Read more about PReSS accounts.  

U21 Doctoral Student Mobility Scholarships

A scholarship to support doctoral students who wish to undertake short-term visits and placements at other U21 institutions. It includes a return economy airfare and a stipend. Students may apply for up to three months funding.

For more information, see Scholarships and awards.