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.

2018 Mathematical Physics Meeting

The University of Auckland is hosting the sixth annual meeting of the Australian and New Zealand Association of Mathematical Physics. Find out more and book now to get an early bird registration.

2017 Spring graduation

The Department of Mathematics would like to congratulate all their 2017 Spring graduates! We enjoyed spending time with you and your guests at our celebratory lunch after the graduation ceremony.

Take a look at what you can study

From communicating for a knowledge society to analysis on manifolds and differential geometry, studying with the Department of Mathematics will take you to the cutting edge of this discipline. View our 2018 handbooks.

  • Alumni day showcases Mathematics research
    26 September 2017
    On Saturday 23 September 2017 the departments of Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science came together to present short and lively talks on current research, display hands-on technology and postgraduate students’ work and provide course information.
  • University of Auckland’s Cyber Security Foundry gets the green light
    21 September 2017
    An interdisciplinary team of academics from a number of different faculties have been awarded $150,000 from the Vice-Chancellor’s Strategic Development Fund for a new cyber security project.
  • Sixth Annual Meeting of the Australian and New Zealand Association of Mathematical Physics Event as iCalendar
    30 January 2018 - 01 February 2018
    Registration for the Sixth Annual Meeting of the Australian and New Zealand Association of Mathematical Physics is now open. This year the meeting is hosted by the University of Auckland and is to take place at the Spencer on Byron Hotel in Takapuna, a central beachside suburb of Auckland with many good restaurants and cafes. The dates for the ANZAMP meeting are 30 January to 1 February 2018.
  • Kalnins Fest 2018 Event as iCalendar
    02 February 2018
    Celebrate the work of renowned Professor of Mathematics, Ernie Kalnins. Join us to explore and discuss "Harnessing hidden symmetry - geometry and superintegrable systems"