School of Biological Sciences

Future postgraduates

The School of Biological Sciences encourages students to pursue their studies to postgraduate levels and to follow their interests by taking the opportunities provided for self-directed research.


Confirmation of Supervision form 2019
Confirmation of Supervision form 2019 (57.2 kB, PDF)
Shivani Sharma and Velonika Falaniko, postgradute biosecurity and conservation students, School of Biological Sciences

Postgraduate study options

Read more about our postgraduate programmes and the courses available, as well as a downloadable handbook.

Scholarships and awards

Find out about the scholarships and awards you may apply for.


Academic advisers

For information about postgraduate programmes and courses, feel free to contact our academic advisers.


Postgraduate research topics

Search our list of academic staff who are available as postgraduate supervisers within our research topics.


Studying Biological Sciences gives you transferable skills which you can use in a wide range of careers.

Meet our students

Find out why our students chose to study with us and what they say about the experience.

Admission and enrolment

Find out what you need to do to enrol in a postgraduate programme in the School of Biological Sciences.

Facilities and resources

We have purpose-built teaching and learning facilities and resources.

Life on campus

Find out more about what life is like as a postgraduate student at the University of Auckland.