About the course
The PhD is a globally recognised postgraduate research degree, the highest level of degree you can achieve. PhD students are critical, curious, creative thinkers who undertake original research over at least 3 years. The University of Auckland PhD is a globally recognised postgraduate research degree, available in over 100 different subjects. Candidates will undertake independent and original research supervised by academic experts and research leaders. As well as your supervised original research, through your doctoral programme you will have opportunities to expand and develop your personal and professional skills. Doctoral candidates present their work at local and international conferences, and are encouraged to network and collaborate with a wide range of experts in their research field. The University of Auckland PhD is a three-to-four year full-time advanced research degree.The Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences is New Zealand’s leading provider of tertiary education in the health field and the country’s largest centre for medical and biomedical research. The School of Pharmacy is one of two pharmacy schools in New Zealand. Research in the school falls into one of four broad themes: drug delivery systems, medicines-related outcomes, neuropharmacy and scholarship of teaching. Our research themes are led by staff who are internationally recognised experts and highly regarded researchers. We are experienced working at the cutting-edge of research and our postgraduate programmes are innovative and designed to ensure our graduates remain in high demand, both here and overseas. Our research is often performed in collaboration with industry, local healthcare providers and other academic disciplines within and beyond the University, both nationally and internationally.
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AVAILABLE UNTIL DECEMBER
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Qualification
Ph.D.
Estimated annual course fee
NZD 7,250
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Duration
3 Years
English language requirements
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6
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90
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58 and no PTE Communicative score below 50

The University of Auckland

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The University of Auckland is a public research university based in Auckland, New Zealand. It is the largest, most comprehensive and highest-ranked university in New Zealand and consistently placed among the Top 100 universities in the world. The institution was established in 1883 as a constituent college of the University of New Zealand. Originally it was housed in a disused courthouse. Today, the University of Auckland is New Zealands largest university by enrolment, hosting about 40,000 students on five Auckland campuses.
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Epsom Campus - The University of Auckland

74 Epsom Avenue Epsom Auckland 1023

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The Epsom Campus is the main teacher training campus, offering programmes in teacher education and social services. It was formerly the Auckland College of Educations main campus, until the college merged with the Universitys School of Education in September 2004 to form the Faculty of Education and Social Work. There were plans to close down the Epsom Campus in 2020 and relocate the Faculty of Education and Social Work to the City Campus. Later, the closure of the Epsom Campus was postponed to late 2023, with teaching to resume at the City Campuss refurbished Building 201 in 2024.

City Campus - The University of Auckland

5 Alfred Street, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010

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The City Campus is right in the heart of Auckland. You are within walking distance of all the main cultural, entertainment and commercial hubs. Harbour views and Albert Park add to the appeal. The campus has a full range of amenities including cafes, health services, libraries, childcare facilities and a recreation centre.

Grafton Campus - The University of Auckland

85 Park Road, Auckland, North Island 1023

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Originally established as the School of Medicine, the Grafton Campus (opposite Auckland Hospital on the boundary of Auckland Domain) houses the Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, including a café, health services, and the Philson Library. It is also the home to many of the Unviersity of Auckland clinics. The faculty also has clinical campuses and sites operating out of hospitals across the North Island. Students from clinical programmes may undertake placements at these urban, regional and rural hospitals.