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Welcome to the School of Chemical Sciences

Welcome to the School of Chemical Sciences. We offer students, staff and the community a wide range of world-renowned undergraduate and postgraduate subjects, facilities and resources.

2018 Summer Research Scholarships

Summer Research Scholarships are a great way to gain valuable research experience, enhance your career opportunities and work with leading researchers in the School of Chemical Sciences. Apply by 3 August.

Shortlisted for 2018 KiwiNet Award

Professor David Williams is a finalist for the KiwiNet Baldwins Researchers Entrepreneur Award, which recognises an entrepreneurial researcher who has made outstanding contributions to business innovation.

Winter Week on Campus 1 - 6 July

Join a selection of distinguished University of Auckland faculty members, including Faculty of Science researchers, and learn more about subjects as diverse as reef fish and gut microbiome. Buy your tickets now.

  • Entries open for New Zealand's most illustrious science prize
    20 June 2018
    Entries for the 2018 Prime Minister’s Science Prizes are now open, with New Zealand’s most talented established and emerging scientists, science teachers and science communicators able to apply for awards worth a combined value of $1 million across five categories.
  • New criteria for Science Journalism Fund | applications open
    18 June 2018
    Round three of the Aotearoa New Zealand Science Journalism fund is open with new eligibility criteria in place. Applications from science communicators and those with an interest in science-related reporting (but no previous experience) will now be accepted. Grants range from $500 to $5000. Applications close 27 July.