The University of Auckland is the largest university in New Zealand, located in the country’s largest city, Auckland. It is the highest-ranked university in the country. It was established in 1883 as a constituent college of the University of New Zealand. The university is made up of eight faculties over six campuses.
Generally spaking, New Zealand university system is research-based. To study at The University of Auckland, is quite an exciting experience that offers a world-class degree in a dynamic environment.
How to Apply For Admission at University Of Auckland:
Research postgraduate entry requirements:
You must have a degree or postgraduate diploma from the University of Auckland, or a postgraduate taught qualification from a recognised university (or similar).
A Research Masters includes a thesis or research portfolio of at least 90 points. For masters supervisors and research projects, see FindaThesis, the research webpages for your area of interest or contact the postgraduate adviser for your faculty.
Masters degrees are usually either one year (120 points), 18 months (180 points), or two years (240 points), of full-time study.
Student Services Fee
Annual tuition fee based on 120 points
The Student Services Fee for 2019 has not been set yet.
As a guide, the 2018 Student Services Fee was NZ$6.78 per point, estimated at NZ$813.60 for full time study (120 points).
Undergraduate fees for international students is between NZ$28,890 – NZ$74,354(Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery – Year 2 onwards (for Year 1 see Bachelor of Health Sciences)
Postgraduate fee for international students is the range of NZ$33,400-NZ$48,659
Students Living Expenses
Sincerely speaking, The city of Auckland, is an expensive city in New Zealand. The key thing is if you’re are schooling here, you must be prudent in your spendings. You buy things you need and not want; hence, applying the rule of scale of preference would keep you going. The cost of living depends largely on an individuals lifestyle.
In addition to your fees for study, you will need between $20,000 and $25,000 per year ($380–480 per week) for:
You may have further expenses during your study, including:
- Textbooks and stationery
- Medical and dental appointments
- Bank account fees
Work and Study For International students
If you are an international student, it may be possible for you to work while you are studying.
Under present immigration regulations, if you’re on a long term permit (one year or longer), you’re entitled to work up to 20 hours per week during the term time.