The University of Auckland (Māori: Te Whare Wānanga o Tāmaki Makaurau) is New Zealand’s largest and most comprehensive university, known for its excellence in both teaching and research. At the University of Auckland you can have the best of both worlds, living in one of the best cities for lifestyle, and learning at New Zealand’s leading university, ranked among the top 100 worldwide. The university offers courses in over 100 subject areas across eight faculties, spanning five campuses around the city. The main City Campus, where most study abroad students study, is integrated into the heart of city life and harbour views. Nearby parks provide a scenic study setting, just minutes’ walk from the city centre’s shopping and entertainment district.
City CampusAuckland, New Zealand Campus Website20,000+ on Campus250,000+ residents in AucklandLanguage(s) spoken on campus: English
The University of Auckland is a research-led, international university, located right in the downtown Auckland. The main city campus, which accommodates most faculties and departments, is within walking distance from major cultural, entertainment and commercial hubs. Harbor views and Albert Park add to the appeal. The campus boasts a full range of amenities including cafes, health services, libraries and a recreation center.
The city of Auckland is located on a narrow isthmus between two harbors and is surrounded by 11 dormant volcanoes and picturesque islands. The Auckland Harborside is known as the "City of Sails" because of the numerous yachts that sail in the harbor. Just west of the city, the Waitakere Ranges Rainforest forms a gateway to the famous West coast surf beaches.