University of Auckland offers representation to Adventus Education
Adventus Education is delighted to inform the opportunity it has gained to represent the University of Auckland which is New Zealand's paramount research-based University and an entity that most Sri Lankan students wish to pursue their tertiary studies. Set-up in 1883, the University has grown into an international centre of learning and academic excellence and is New Zealand's largest university with over 40,000 students and nearly 4700 international students from over 90 countries worldwide. The University is one of New Zealand's top-ranked tertiary institutions based on research quality where methodology of teaching is mainly of research-based. Not only the University did achieve the highest quality score of any Tertiary Education Organization, but it also has by far the largest share of A-rated researchers in the country. The University of Auckland has a number of prominent international memberships. It is the only New Zealand member of Universitas 21, the World Universities Network (WUN) and the Association of Pacific Rim Universities, consortia of prestigious global universities.
Reasons for selecting the University of Auckland
Ranking of the University - Auckland ranks among the top 100 universities in the QS World University Rankings and the Ranking of broad subject areas: Arts and Humanities (59), Life Sciences & Medicine (50), Natural Science (85), Social Sciences & Management (44) and Engineering and Technology (68).
Great teaching, learning and research in that the University’s dedication to research and teaching excellence has given the University both an exalted reputation and a top ranking among the best universities in the world.
Specialized support for international students in that the University provides an array of services for international students that includes on--campus student visa renewal and international student advisers to assist students settling into life at Auckland and the University environment.
Range of programs and courses that are most sought after by our students
World-class facilities to support students’ learning to make every moment count
Guidance extended by the University for the students in Career planning and further study with respect to life after undergraduate-level study and b beyond the University
Faculties, institutes and campuses provided with a range of amenities and the facilities on site
International network of alumni of the University’s graduates and friends can be a benefit for international students seeking employment upon completion of their studies
New Zealand – a study and lifestyle destination in that Auckland is a friendly mix of different cultures and ideas making the city a great place to study and live.
As a student of the University, you also have the opportunity to spend a semester or two of your program on a student exchange at one of more than 90 partner universities in 25 different countries. The University offers Bachelors, Masters and Doctoral programs in nine schools and faculties. Auckland Arts offer History, Languages, Politics, Business School offer Accounting, Economics, Information Systems, Marketing, National Institute of Creative Arts and Industries (NICAI) offers Architecture and Planning, Dance Studies, Fine Arts and Visual Arts and Music, faculty of Education offers Early Childhood, Primary and Secondary Teaching, Social Work, Engineering faculty offers Biomedical, Electronic, Electrical, Mechatronics and the Medical & Health Sciences offer MBBS and Nursing and the faculty of Science offers Computer Science, Environmental Science, Food Science, Sports Science. The University of Auckland maintains the highest standards in program delivery and quality education. Students could be studying at the main City Campus which is just five minutes from Auckland’s bustling central business district (CBD). Students are well placed to take advantage of some fantastic work opportunities, either part-time while you study, or after you graduate. New Zealand is the most affordable destination in terms of living costs, compared with Australia, Canada, UK and USA. The total estimated living cost for a student in New Zealand is 20% less than Australia and 50% less than the UK. University accommodation is a comfortable, conveniently located and safe option and one of the best ways to make new friends. You can choose a catered Hall of Residence or a self-catered apartment or flat. With respect to employment opportunities as a full-time student you may apply to work up to 20 hours per week for the duration of your degree program. Completion of a New Zealand postgraduate qualification may also attract points under the General Skills category should you wish to apply for permanent residence. Special benefits are also available to international PhD students, which enable their spouse or partner to work in NZ.
Students who are keen in sports and fitness the University’s recreation centre has a great range of facilities and services, including a sports hall, gym, climbing wall and aerobics. Besides centre’s social sports clubs offers football, rugby, basketball, netball and badminton. Extensive Student Support Network Being away from home is enough of a challenge in itself. That’s why the University has facilities and an extensive range of support on offer to international students, whatever your background or needs. The University’s student support services offer anything you need including study advice, immigration, health, money, accommodation and personal support.
For more information please contact Anushka - +94 770 111 333 or Chathurika - +94 770 111 333