We welcome a diverse range of international students into the Faculty of Medical
and Health Sciences at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. We offer an inviting and stimulating environment with world-class teaching in a range of
If you choose to undertake a programme of study at our faculty, you can be sure
of having an educational experience of the finest quality. The University of
Auckland is New Zealand’s highest world-ranked tertiary institution by the
Times Higher Education World Rankings of Universities in 2012.
Dean's International Doctoral Scholarships (FMHS)
The Dean's International Doctoral Scholarships (FMHS) were introduced in
2011 and are funded by the Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences. We aim to
attract international students of high calibre to pursue a research doctoral
degree in the Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences and will provide up to
three scholarships per annum of up to $25,000NZD stipend plus compulsory tuition
fees, relocation grant, travel allowance and insurance. Applications close 30
Contact details, application and eligibility information(PDF)
Dean's International Doctoral Scholarships (FMHS) flyer(285.8KB PDF)
International student support
The International Development Manager,
Karen Dorrian, and the International Student Assistant, Andrea Soares,
provide support for international students studying at the faculty. They are the first port of call for all international students in the
faculty and provide advice in a number of areas such as
accommodation, visas, immigration requirements and academic progress. The
Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences' international team are located in the Student Centre at Grafton Campus.
For general enquiries regarding international study contact
the International Office.