University of Auckland (U21)
City: Auckland
Website: www.auckland.ac.nz
Approximate semester dates: Semester 1: February-June
Semester 2: July-November
Language of instruction: English, Maori
Full time load equivalent: 60 points per semester (Usually 4 courses)

Fields of Study Available:

This is not an exclusive list of the Disciplines available.
Disciplines listed here can provide a full-time load of study.  
All other available courses can be found in the course catalogue.

Humanities & Social Sciences:

Anthropology
Asian Studies
Ancient History
Art History
Comparative Literature
Classics
Creative Writing
Maori Studies
English Literature
Drama
Music
Linguistics
Film & Television
European Studies
History
Medieval Studies
Theology & Religion
Philosophy
Economics
Criminology
International Relations
Politics
Social Policy
Psychology
Statistics
Sociology
Languages (Chinese, French, German, Ancient Greek, Hebrew, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Russian, Spanish,  Cook Islands Maori, Samoan and Tongan)

 

Sciences & Health Sciences:

Biological Sciences
Computer Science
Mathematics
Physics
Sport & Exercise Science
Marine Science
Nursing
Environmental Science 

Technologies:

Chemical Engineering
Materials Engineering
Civil Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Mechanical
Architecture

Business & Law:

Accounting
Finance
Commerce
Management
International Business
Marketing
Property
Law

Course Catalogue (Select "Browse without signing in")

Nursing (Clincial Practice) available for Year 3 students (up to 2 places). UQ's Sem 2 only. Apply by October deadline in Year 2. More details at here

 

Please note that the options listed on this webpage should be used as a guide only. Additional discipline areas may be available. For current information about fields of study, course selection and language proficiency requirements, please check the host university's website.  

Restricted Fields of Study:

Fact Sheet for 2018: Please refer to p. 4 for COURSE RESTRICTIONS (but ignore the restriction on Nursing)

Undergraduate and Postgraduate Architecture available

Law students can only take courses within the Law Faculty.

Postgraduate Business courses (run on a semester basis only) are available as long as students meet the prerequisites for the course.

For applicants whose first language is not English: you need to provide evidence of English language proficiency of IELTS 6.0 overall or equivalent unless you have completed two semesters of study at UQ. Please note that IELTS scores are only valid for 2 years. Please refer to p. 1 for Language Information.

Approximate living expenses:

NZD 20,000 per year
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Living expenses breakdown

Additional information:

Compulsory health and travel insurance required for international students: NZD $310 per semester in Year 2015. NOT compulsory for Australian citizens or residents who are covered by the reciprocal health care agreement.

Free airport pick-up service if apply at least 7 days prior to arrival.

INTERESTING COURSES in Maori Studies: 

- Kapa Haka about traditional and contemporary Maori performing arts (15 points, offered in Semester 1)

- Introduction to Written Maori (15 points, offered in Semester 2)

Postgraduate students also accepted: In addition to the UG study areas listed above (except Business), the following fields are also available: 

  • Biosecurity
  • Development Studies
  • Environmental Management
  • International Relations and Human Rights
  • Museums and Cultural Heritage
  • Public Policy
  • Screen Production
  • Translation
  • Wine Science
Universitas 21 Member:

www.universitas21.com

 

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