University of Auckland

University of Auckland Ranking

country rank: 1
world rank: 137

University Overview

The University of Auckland, established in 1883, is a non-profit public higher-education institution situated in the urban environment of the metropolitan city of Auckland, New Zealand (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). The University of Auckland is a coeducational higher education institution in New Zealand that is officially recognized by the Ministry for Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment. With an enrollment range of 40,000-44,999 students, the University of Auckland is one of the country’s largest universities. Several areas of study are covered by the courses and programs offered by the University of Auckland, which lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in a variety of fields. For further information, please see the degree levels and fields of study matrix provided below by Topuniversitieslist. In this 137-year-old New Zealand higher-education institution, admission is dependent on entrance exams, which is a selective admission policy. International students are invited to submit an application for admission. Students may take use of a number of academic and non-academic facilities and services offered by the University of Auckland, including a library, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative support.

University of Auckland Ranking

University Identity

Name University of Auckland
Founded 1883
Motto Ingenio et Labore By natural ability and hard work

University Location

Address Private Bag 92019 Auckland Auckland New Zealand
Tel +64 (9) 373 7999
Fax +64 (9) 373 7400

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Not reported Not reported
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University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Not reported

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 40,000-44,999
Academic Staff 3,500-3,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) Association of Pacific Rim Universities (APRU) Universitas 21 (U21)

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