School of Biological Sciences

Admission and enrolment

Find out what is required to apply for our programme and how to choose and enrol in courses. Make sure you take note of the closing date and any additional requirements.

  • Important dates

    Find all important dates for the current academic year, including semester start and finish dates, breaks and application closing dates.

  • Entry requirements

    Find our high school entry requirements and alternative pathways to studying biological sciences at an undergraduate level.

  • Guidelines for international students

    Help for students coming to The University of Auckland from abroad.

New students

Students who are not yet enrolled at The University of Auckland, can apply for admission at Student Services Online.

Closing dates for Science undergraduate applications

If you are unable to access our website, please call 0800 616263 or visit the Student Information Centre.

What happens next?

See the University website for the full Admission and enrolment process.

Returning students

If you are currently enrolled at the University of Auckland, and would like to change your existing programme (for example MSc after completion of BSc(Hons)), you can apply to change your programme on Student Services Online.

If you would like help please call 0800 616263, visit the Student Information Centre or the Faculty of Science Student Centre (Ground Floor, Building 301, 23 Symonds Street). Postgraduate students may need to contact their department for enrolment to be completed.

The University of Auckland will be open for enrolment from November to the end of February of the following year. You are welcome to attend at any time during normal office hours for information about academic admission and enrolment procedures, to get enrolment advice or for assistance in completing your enrolment.

What happens next?

See the University website for the full Admission and enrolment process.

School advice

If you have queries about particular courses, or require academic advice, information about prerequisites or relevant background to a course of study, the following School of Biological Sciences staff are available to assist:

For Stage 1

Ms Mandy Harper
Director, Stage 1 Teaching
Biology Building Room 101,
Phone: +64 9 373 7599 Ext 87794

School of Biological Science Student Resource Centre

The Student Resource Centre (SRC) is dedicated to providing all the information and support you need to make your studies within the School of Biological Sciences enjoyable and successful.

Check out the list of services to see the range of support we provide to SBS students.

Feel free to visit us with any questions you might have. We are located on level 1 of the old Biology building (Building 106).
Opening hours: 9am-4pm
Phone: +64 9 373 7599 ext 87297