Department of Mathematics

Welcome to the Department of Mathematics

The Department of Mathematics is one of the largest and most diverse departments within The University of Auckland, covering Applied Mathematics, Mathematics Education and Pure Mathematics. It has a strong international reputation and offers degrees and diplomas that enjoy widespread recognition with employers in New Zealand and internationally.

  • Summer Scholarships in Mathematics
    25 May 2016
    Summer Scholarships in Mathematics. Ever wondered what research in Mathematics is like? Want to give it a go? Applications Open Soon
  • 2016 Auckland Mathematical Olympiad
    20 May 2016
    On Saturday 14 May, the Department of Mathematics hosted its annual Auckland Mathematical Olympiad for secondary school students schools across our region
  • Teaching Excellence Award Success
    12 April 2016
    The Department of Mathematics is delighted to announce that `The Mathematics Collective,' who are Bill Barton, Tanya Evans, Julia Novak, Greg Oates, Mike Thomas and Caroline Yoon, have just been awarded a Dean’s Award for Excellence in Teaching.
  • Rachel Passmore - President of Auckland Mathematics Association
    31 March 2016
    Rachel Passmore has been elected as the next president of the Auckland Mathematics Association (AMA), Auckland's professional organisation for secondary mathematics teachers.
  • Job Opportunity: Lecturer in Mathematics Education
    01 April 2016
    Applications are invited for one full time permanent position at the Lecturer level (equivalent to Assistant Professor in the USA system) in Mathematics Education within the Department of Mathematics at The University of Auckland, New Zealand.