About University of Auckland

University of Auckland — public non-profit university. It is located in Auckland, New Zealand. University of Auckland is a member of Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU), Association of Pacific Rim Universities (APRU), Universitas 21.

The university is in top-90 of the best universities in the world, according to QS World University Rankings. Times Higher Education World University Ranking (THE) places the university in 36 position in the rating.

At University of Auckland, you can get a bachelor, master and doctorate degree in different fields of study.

Auckland, New Zealand
Establishment year
International students
Female students

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Rating QS
Rating THE

University of Auckland tuition fees

As in many other universities in the country, the academic calendar at University of Auckland is divided into two semesters. But for convenience, tuition fees are calculated per year. Tuition fees here are different for locals and foreigners. For locals, it starts from 2,847 USD, and for foreigners — a minimum of 5,250 USD. Thanks to scholarships, students have the opportunity to fully or partially cover the cost of education. The cost of education and the availability of scholarships can be checked on the official website.

It is necessary to pay attention to other costs: accommodation, transportation, study materials, food, and personal expenses.

Academic calendar
4,509 USD/year
23,070 USD/year
2,847 USD/year
12,580 USD/year
Doctoratecitizens and foreigners
5,250 USD/year

Bachelor degree at University of Auckland

In New Zealand, school education lasts longer than 11 years, so it is not possible to enroll in a bachelor's program immediately after school. First, you need to eliminate the academic difference with the help of one of the preparatory programs (A-Levels, IB, Foundation, etc.). The second option is to study for a year at a university in your native country. Enrollment in a bachelor's program at University of Auckland is based on the results of entrance exams. Before applying to the university, you need to pass an exam for knowledge of the English language. The university accepts the results of IELTS, PTE or TOEFL. The minimum IELTS score is 6. The TOEFL score is not lower than 80. Applicants will need a subject exam — SAT or ACT. Additionally, upon admission, an International Baccalaureate (IB) diploma can be accepted.


Master's degree at University of Auckland

The academic performance of a student in an undergraduate program plays an important role in the selection of candidates. In order to enroll at University of Auckland for a master's program, you will have to confirm knowledge of the English language. You can do this by passing the exam — IELTS, PTE or TOEFL. The minimum IELTS score for admission is 6.5. TOEFL — 90 or higher. There is an opportunity to study at University of Auckland via online master's programs.


Doctorate degree at University of Auckland

If you decide to pursue a career in science and enroll in a doctoral program, you must pass the language exam — IELTS or TOEFL. For enrollment, you need to pass TOEFL with 90 points. The minimum score for IELTS is 6.5.


University of Auckland campus

The campus of the educational institution is located in Auckland. This opens up all the delights of life in a big city for students: a rich infrastructure, a large selection of entertainment, convenient transport, as well as more opportunities for internships or part-time jobs. However, for some students, such an abundance of opportunities can be distracting. The university has a library, in the collection of which you will find not only textbooks and scientific works, but also works of the classics, modern literature and much more. University of Auckland regularly invites foreign students to participate in exchange programs. For locals, this is a unique opportunity to get in touch with the cultures of other countries, meet representatives of different nationalities and make friends around the world.

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What to do after graduation

After graduation, you can stay in New Zealand for a period of 1 to 3 years. To do this, the graduate draws up a special visa, which allows one to work even without an official offer from an employer. Graduates of University of Auckland find jobs without difficulty. One of the reasons is the good reputation of the university among employers, according to the results of the QS ranking. You can find other options for immigration in our article.

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