University of Auckland
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University of Auckland

University in New Zealand

The University of Auckland is a public research university in Auckland, New Zealand. It is the highest ranked New Zealand university in the QS World University Rankings and Shanghai Jiao Tong Academic Ranking of World Universities. The institution was established in 1883, a constituent college of the University of New Zealand. 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 research institutes associated with the university.

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What is University of Auckland known for?

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Computer Science
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Religious Studies
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Political Science

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 Social Work, Anthropology, and Mathematics. University of Auckland’s most academically influential people include Raymond Firth, Edmund Hillary, and Michael Baigent.

Raymond Firth
Raymond Firth

Ethnologist from New Zealand

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Edmund Hillary
Edmund Hillary

New Zealand mountaineer

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Michael Baigent

New Zealand writer

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Vaughan Jones
Vaughan Jones

New Zealand mathematician and Fields Medalist

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Ronald Syme
Ronald Syme

New Zealand born British historian and classicist

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Sian Elias
Sian Elias

New Zealand judge

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Selina Tusitala Marsh
Selina Tusitala Marsh

New Zealand poet-scholar

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Peter Wright

Scientist, an NMR spectroscopist and a professor at the Scripps Research Institute

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Michael Bevan

British scientist and Professor at the John Innes Centre, Norwich

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Courtney Sina Meredith

New Zealand poet, playwright, and author

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Keith Sinclair

New Zealand historian and poet

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John Hood
John Hood

New Zealand academic administrator

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