Start your story from Auckland, New Zealand

Aotearoa is New Zealand’s Māori name. It means “Land of the Long White Cloud”. A thousand years ago, cloud formations guided our ancestors here as they sought a new homeland. Let your dreams of study draw you here in the same way.

Why study in New Zealand?

Choosing the right university is the start of a lifechanging journey. Begin yours here in beautiful Aotearoa New Zealand. If you want to stand out and succeed in your chosen field, look no further than the University of Auckland. We are New Zealand’s largest, most comprehensive and highest-ranked university. We nurture bright students doing amazing things as they prepare to move forward and shape the world through their passion.

Top 10 Most Liveable City in the World

Auckland ranks No. 10 out of 173 cities in the world for liveability. Its strong performance across five broad categories - stability, healthcare, culture and environment, education and infrastructure - makes it an ideal destination for your international student experience.

Safe and secure

New Zealand is recognised as one of the safest countries in the world. You can feel secure and confident while you reside in student

accommodation, attend to your studies and explore our beautiful country.

Excitingly multicultural

One in three Auckland residents is born overseas. Auckland is quintessentially Kiwi but also global in its atmosphere and outlook. More than 180 different cultural groups from around the world have made their home in Auckland. Its architecture, open spaces, meeting places, music, art, and events reflect this rich cultural mix. You’ll find many active ex-pat communities providing opportunities to meet, socialise and worship with others from your homeland.

Surrounded by nature

Auckland’s natural environment seamlessly blends with urban life – from picturesque mountains, harbours and expansive urban greenery to breathtaking local beaches, islands, forests and waterfalls – all within easy reach of the city.

Our City Campus is located within a conservation area with more than 400 trees, creating a beautiful natural environment for students to enjoy

What to do in Auckland

Located right in the heart of Auckland, the University of Auckland is close to many of the city’s main attractions. Finding something to do in between lectures couldn’t be easier.

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Help and Support

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  • Outside Auckland: 0800 61 62 63
  • International: +64 9 373 7513

The University of Auckland

Private Bag 92019, Auckland 1142

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