The University of Auckland is New Zealand’s leading university. It is the only New Zealand university ranked among the world’s top 200 universities by the Times Higher Education World Rankings of Universities. It is also the highest ranked New Zealand university in the QS World University Rankings and the Shanghai Jiao Tong Academic Ranking of World Universities.
The University of Auckland has a strong international focus. It is the only New Zealand member of Universitas 21 and the Association of Pacific Rim Universities – international consortia of research-led universities. The University of Auckland is home to more than 40,000 students. More than 4,000 international students from 93 countries choose to study here.
There are over 10,000 postgraduate students at the University of Auckland. Investing in postgraduate study at The University of Auckland will broaden your academic, research and employment horizons, and add value with specialist skills and knowledge. Whether you plan to join the next generation of leading lawyers in New Zealand, or strive to become a leader in the international field, The University of Auckland will help you to make your mark on the world.
The Law School
Situated in the heart of the city’s legal precinct, the Auckland Law School maintains strong links with the practising profession and the judiciary. We provide our postgraduate students with an excellent and innovative legal education that prepares you for success in a globalised world. The University of Auckland Law School has spearheaded the development of quality postgraduate legal education in New Zealand. Our graduates are valued and sought-after throughout New Zealand and the world. We offer the largest and most diverse range of postgraduate law courses in New Zealand. Our postgraduate programme attracts research students from New Zealand and around the world.
The University of Auckland Law School is home to a number of research centres of excellence, including The New Zealand Centre for Environmental Law, The New Zealand Centre for Human Rights Law, Policy and Practice and The Research Centre for Business Law. Our highly experienced staff who are international leaders in their field of study are all available for LLM supervisions in their area of expertise. They also teach on the LLM programme throughout the year.