Meet our international students

Our international students and alumni from around the world share their experiences of studying at the University of Auckland, why they chose to study here and how it has helped set them up for future success.

Shelby Kua

Shelby, from Malaysia, graduated with a Bachelor of Arts majoring in English and Screen Production. Today she works as a content manager for an Auckland data software company.

Marut Soontrong

Marut, from Thailand, is learning from experts and authors in the various fields of criminology, like cyber and media crime, through the Master of Arts in Criminology.

Prachi Shah

Prachi is studying for her Master in Laws (LLM) in Intellectual Property Law after completing her undergraduate degree in Mumbai.

Bryan Li

Bryan, from China, completed a Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)/Science Conjoint and is now involved in research that leads to global decarbonisation.

Scholarship student stories

Learn about international students who have received scholarships to study at the University of Auckland.

PhD student stories

Hear from international students who are studying for their PhD at the University of Auckland.

Study Abroad student stories

Read about students who have studied abroad with us and check out their blogs.

Graduate stories

Hear from our international alumni and find out what exciting and fulfilling careers they have gone on to pursue.

Norwegian nursing students talk about Auckland

International nursing students Hanna Johre and Martine Brevik explain why they chose to study at our Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences.

Student stories from Latin America

Read stories in Spanish from our Latin American students at the University.

International student videos

Students from a range of countries talk about their time in Auckland.



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