#234 Overall Influence

University of Auckland

University in New Zealand

From Wikipedia

The University of Auckland is a public research university based in Auckland, New Zealand. It is the largest, most comprehensive and highest-ranked university in New Zealand and consistently places among the Top 100 universities in the world. The institution was established in 1883 as a constituent college of the University of New Zealand. Originally it was housed in a disused courthouse. Today, the University of Auckland is New Zealand's largest university by enrolment, hosting about 40,000 students on five Auckland campuses. The City Campus, in central Auckland, has the bulk of the students and faculties. There are eight faculties, including a law school, as well as three associated research institutes.

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What is University of Auckland known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

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Political Science
#131 World Rank
Computer Science
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Religious Studies
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Earth Sciences
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Social Work
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Criminal Justice
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Influential People

Who are University of Auckland's Most influential alumni?

University of Auckland 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Anthropology, Political Science, and Computer Science

Raoul Franklin

British physicist

Mike Rann

Australian politician

Mike Rann

Australian politician

David Baragwanath

New Zealand judge

Colleen M. Flood

Canadian professor

Alan Bollard

Alan Bollard

New Zealand banker

Alan F. Blackwell

John Mulgan

New Zealand journalist, writer and editor

Michael Adrian Peters

New Zealand education academic and philosopher

Colin Craig


Francis John Turner

New Zealandic geologist and petrologist

David Higgins

New Zealand Events, Sports and Boxing Promoter