The University of Auckland PhD is a globally recognised postgraduate research degree, available in over 100 different subjects. Candidates will undertake independent and original research supervised by academic experts and research leaders.
As well as your supervised original research, through your doctoral programme you will have opportunities to expand and develop your personal and professional skills. Doctoral candidates present their work at local and international conferences, and are encouraged to network and collaborate with a wide range of experts in their research field.
All of our doctoral policies and guidelines governing PhD study, including the PhD statute, are available in Doctoral policies and guidelines.
Some subjects are available as areas of PhD study not listed here, but may be within other similar subjects, or within different faculties to the area of study you may be focused on. Please consult a postgraduate adviser about availability.