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.

Free university fees

The government has introduced new policies to make tertiary study more affordable. There is one year of fees-free study for students new to tertiary education. Find out more and check to see if you are eligible.

Craft, the Gömböc and a legacy

What do pebbles from Mars, lacing your shoes, pseudorandomness and discrete vs continuous theory have in common? Mathematics! Find out more on pages 27-29 of the 2017 InSCight magazine.

One-on-one course advice for you

Are you a potential undergraduate student, or a returning or postgraduate student? Don’t miss this opportunity to get free one-on-one course advice and degree planning help for the year ahead.

  • 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"