Auckland University Of Technology Application Deadline

Applications to the University of Auckland must be received no later than the published closing date. Applications received after the closing date will be considered on the basis of academic merit, if places are available.

If you’re an international student, you should start the application process as early as possible so you have enough time to apply for a visa.

Special Admission

Applications to the University of Auckland must be received no later than the published closing date and no later than 1 December. 
Applications received after 1 December will only be considered if places are available.

Summer School 2021 application closing dates
Programme of studyApplication closing date
All undergraduate programmes with a Summer School intake1 December 2020
  • No late applications will be accepted for Summer School. 
  • Not all undergraduate programmes accept new applications for Summer School. For more information on the programmes available, contact our Student Support Team.
Semester One 2021 application closing dates

Find your programme application closing date by faculty. 

Programme of studyApplication closing date
Arts    
Bachelor of Arts8 December 2020
Bachelor of Global Studies8 December 2020
Business 
Bachelor of Commerce8 December 2020
Bachelor of Property8 December 2020
Creative Arts and Industries 
Bachelor of Architectural Studies8 December 2020
Bachelor of Dance Studies8 December 2020
Bachelor of Design8 December 2020
Bachelor of Fine Arts8 December 2020
Bachelor of Music8 December 2020
Bachelor of Urban Planning (Honours)8 December 2020
Education and Social Work 
Bachelor of Education (Teaching)1 December 2020
Bachelor of Social Work1 December 2020
Bachelor of Sport, Health and Physical Education1 December 2020
Graduate Diploma in Teaching (Early Childhood Education)1 November 2020
Graduate Diploma in Teaching (Primary)1 November 2020
Graduate Diploma in Teaching (Secondary)1 November 2020
Engineering 
Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)8 December 2020
Law 
Bachelor of Laws (Part l)8 December 2020
Bachelor of Laws (Part ll)1 December 2020
Medical and Health Sciences 
Bachelor of Health Sciences8 December 2020
Bachelor of Medical Imaging (Honours)1 October 2020
Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (Domestic applicants)1 October 2020 (domestic applicants)
1 December 2020 (international applicants)
Bachelor of Nursing8 December 2020
Bachelor of Optometry1 October 2020
Bachelor of Pharmacy1 October 2020
Science 
Bachelor of Advanced Science (Honours)8 December 2020
Bachelor of Science8 December 2020
Semester Two 2021 application closing dates
Programme of studyApplication closing date
All undergraduate programmes with a Semester Two intake4 July 2021
  • Not all undergraduate programmes accept new applications for Summer School. For more information on the programmes available, contact our Student Support Team.
  • The University has taken all steps to ensure that the information on this page is correct, but please note that changes may occur. Please also check www.calendar.auckland.ac.nz for updates.

Postgraduate application closing dates

Find out the closing dates for submitting a postgraduate application.

Semester One, Two and Late Year (research masters and Postgraduate Certificate in Information Technology intake) applications

Applications submitted after the closing date will be considered if places are available.

Doctoral applications

Doctoral applications may be submitted at any time of the year (excluding Doctor of Clinical Psychology and Doctor of Education).

International applications

International students should start the application process as early as possible to allow sufficient time to apply for a visa.

Late Year 2020 application closing dates
Programme of studyApplication closing date
All programmes not otherwise specified10 November 2020
Master of Information Technology24 October 2020
Postgraduate Certificate in Information Technology24 October 2020
Semester One 2021 application closing dates
Programme of studyApplication closing date
Postgraduate programmes not otherwise specified*8 December 2020
Arts 
Bachelor of Arts (Hons) (Psychology)**1 December 2020
Master of Arts (Psychology)1 December 2020
Postgraduate Diploma in Arts (Psychology)1 December 2020
Education and Social Work 
Master of Counselling1 November 2020
Postgraduate Diploma in Counselling1 November 2020
Engineering 
Master of Energy1 October 2020
Medical and Health Sciences 
Bachelor of Medical Science (Honours)1 November 2020
Master of Audiology1 October 2020
Master of Health Sciences in Nutrition and Dietetics1 October 2020
Master of Health Psychology1 December 2020
Master of Nursing Science1 December 2020
Postgraduate Diploma in Health Psychology1 November 2020
Science 
Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Psychology**1 December 2020
Doctor of Clinical Psychology1 November 2020
Master of Science (Forensic Science)1 November 2020
Master of Science (Psychology)1 December 2020
Master of Speech Language Therapy 1 October 2020
Postgraduate Diploma in Clinical Psychology1 November 2020
Postgraduate Diploma in Forensic Science1 November 2020
Postgraduate Diploma in Science (Psychology)1 December 2020
Semester Two 2021 application closing dates
Programme of studyApplication closing date
Postgraduate programmes not otherwise specified*4 July 2021
Master of Creative Writing1 April 2021
Master of Energy1 April 2021
Doctor of Education31 May 2021
Late Year (December) research masters admission
Programme of studyApplication closing date
Research Masters***Check with your faculty

*Subject to places being available. Check with your faculty to confirm closing dates for the programme.

**The corresponding date for this programme applies to students applying for the preparatory Clinical Psychology pathway only. All other students should contact the School of Psychology for application admission dates. 

***December start is available for some 120-point research masters, subject to supervisor availability. Please check with your faculty for further information.

Graduate School of Management 2021
Quarter Two 2021 application closing dates
Programme of studyApplication closing date
Master of Business Administration1 November 2020 (international applicants)
1 February 2021 (domestic applicants)
Master of Human Resource Management1 February 2021 (international applicants)
1 March 2021 (domestic applicants)
Master of International Business1 February 2021 (international applicants)
1 March 2021 (domestic applicants)
Master of Management1 February 2021 (international applicants)
1 March 2021 (domestic applicants)
Master of Marketing1 February 2021 (international applicants)
1 March 2021 (domestic applicants)
Master of Professional Accounting 1 February 2021 (international applicants)
1 March 2021 (domestic applicants)
Master of Supply Chain Management1 February 2021 (international applicants)
1 March 2021 (domestic applicants)
Quarter Three 2021 application closing dates
Programme of studyApplication closing date
Postgraduate Diploma in Business in Māori Development1 May 2021
Quarter Four 2021 application closing dates
Programme of studyApplication closing date
Master of Business Administration 1 February 2021 (international applicants
1 July 2021 (domestic applicants)
Master of Human Resource Management1 July 2021 (international applicants)
1 August 2021 (domestic applicants)
Master of International Business1 July 2021 (international applicants) 
1 August 2021 (domestic applicants)
Master of Management1 July 2021 (international applicants)
1 August 2021 (domestic applicants)
Master of Marketing1 July 2021 (international applicants)
1 August 2021 (domestic applicants)
Master of Professional Accounting 1 July 2021 (international applicants)
1 August 2021 (domestic applicants)
Master of Supply Chain Management1 July 2021 (international applicants)
1 August 2021 (domestic applicants)
Postgraduate application closing dates

Find out the closing dates for submitting a postgraduate application.

Semester One, Two and Late Year (research masters and Postgraduate Certificate in Information Technology intake) applications

Applications submitted after the closing date will be considered if places are available.

Doctoral applications

Doctoral applications may be submitted at any time of the year (excluding Doctor of Clinical Psychology and Doctor of Education).

International applications

International students should start the application process as early as possible to allow sufficient time to apply for a visa.

Late Year 2020 application closing dates
Programme of studyApplication closing date
All programmes not otherwise specified10 November 2020
Master of Information Technology24 October 2020
Postgraduate Certificate in Information Technology24 October 2020
Semester One 2021 application closing dates
Programme of studyApplication closing date
Postgraduate programmes not otherwise specified*8 December 2020
Arts 
Bachelor of Arts (Hons) (Psychology)**1 December 2020
Master of Arts (Psychology)1 December 2020
Postgraduate Diploma in Arts (Psychology)1 December 2020
Education and Social Work 
Master of Counselling1 November 2020
Postgraduate Diploma in Counselling1 November 2020
Engineering 
Master of Energy1 October 2020
Medical and Health Sciences 
Bachelor of Medical Science (Honours)1 November 2020
Master of Audiology1 October 2020
Master of Health Sciences in Nutrition and Dietetics1 October 2020
Master of Health Psychology1 December 2020
Master of Nursing Science1 December 2020
Postgraduate Diploma in Health Psychology1 November 2020
Science 
Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Psychology**1 December 2020
Doctor of Clinical Psychology1 November 2020
Master of Science (Forensic Science)1 November 2020
Master of Science (Psychology)1 December 2020
Master of Speech Language Therapy 1 October 2020
Postgraduate Diploma in Clinical Psychology1 November 2020
Postgraduate Diploma in Forensic Science1 November 2020
Postgraduate Diploma in Science (Psychology)1 December 2020
Semester Two 2021 application closing dates
Programme of studyApplication closing date
Postgraduate programmes not otherwise specified*4 July 2021
Master of Creative Writing1 April 2021
Master of Energy1 April 2021
Doctor of Education31 May 2021
Late Year (December) research masters admission
Programme of studyApplication closing date
Research Masters***Check with your faculty

*Subject to places being available. Check with your faculty to confirm closing dates for the programme.

**The corresponding date for this programme applies to students applying for the preparatory Clinical Psychology pathway only. All other students should contact the School of Psychology for application admission dates. 

***December start is available for some 120-point research masters, subject to supervisor availability. Please check with your faculty for further information.

Graduate School of Management 2021
Quarter Two 2021 application closing dates
Programme of studyApplication closing date
Master of Business Administration1 November 2020 (international applicants)
1 February 2021 (domestic applicants)
Master of Human Resource Management1 February 2021 (international applicants)
1 March 2021 (domestic applicants)
Master of International Business1 February 2021 (international applicants)
1 March 2021 (domestic applicants)
Master of Management1 February 2021 (international applicants)
1 March 2021 (domestic applicants)
Master of Marketing1 February 2021 (international applicants)
1 March 2021 (domestic applicants)
Master of Professional Accounting 1 February 2021 (international applicants)
1 March 2021 (domestic applicants)
Master of Supply Chain Management1 February 2021 (international applicants)
1 March 2021 (domestic applicants)
Quarter Three 2021 application closing dates
Programme of studyApplication closing date
Postgraduate Diploma in Business in Māori Development1 May 2021
Quarter Four 2021 application closing dates
Programme of studyApplication closing date
Master of Business Administration 1 February 2021 (international applicants
1 July 2021 (domestic applicants)
Master of Human Resource Management1 July 2021 (international applicants)
1 August 2021 (domestic applicants)
Master of International Business1 July 2021 (international applicants) 
1 August 2021 (domestic applicants)
Master of Management1 July 2021 (international applicants)
1 August 2021 (domestic applicants)
Master of Marketing1 July 2021 (international applicants)
1 August 2021 (domestic applicants)
Master of Professional Accounting 1 July 2021 (international applicants)
1 August 2021 (domestic applicants)
Master of Supply Chain Management1 July 2021 (international applicants)
1 August 2021 (domestic applicants)

The University has taken all steps to ensure that the information on this page is correct, but please note that changes may occur. Please also check www.calendar.auckland.ac.nz for updates. 

The University has taken all steps to ensure that the information on this page is correct, but please note that changes may occur. Please also check www.calendar.auckland.ac.nz for updates.