The University of Auckland is New Zealand’s leading university and is the only one ranked among the world’s top 200 universities by the Times Higher Education World Rankings of Universities. It is also the highest ranked New Zealand university in the QS World University Rankings and the Shanghai Jiao Tong Academic Ranking of World Universities.
As well as being New Zealand’s top university, The University of Auckland is the country’s largest with almost 40,000 students and over 6,000 staff. Teaching and research is conducted over eight faculties, with most relationships with Counties Manukau DHB being guided through the Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences. The faculty umbrellas Schools of Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Population Health and the research-orientated School of Medical Sciences.
The School of Medicine operates the South Auckland Clinical School training 3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th year medical students onsite at Middlemore. The University of Auckland is New Zealand’s preeminent research-led institution and the University also has the largest graduate school in the country, the largest annual number of postgraduate research student completions and the highest level of research income. The University of Auckland is delighted to be a partner in Ko Awatea.