Faculty of Engineering
Secondary students and schools
All around the world, in all sectors of the community, engineers make their presence felt playing a leading role in social, technological and economic development. As one of the leading engineering faculties in the Asia Pacific region, we are at the forefront of engineering thinking and teaching.
News from the Dean
A message from the Dean of Engineering, Professor Nicolas Smith.
Why become an engineer?
If you are creative, curious, resourceful, enjoy working with people, designing solutions to problems and want to use your skills to make a difference, then engineering is right for you!
Learn about engineering specialisations
We offer nine specialisations in our Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) programme. Find out the types of real world projects each one contributes to.
Are you currently in Year 9 or 10?
Important information for students in Years 9 and 10 that want to study engineering at the University of Auckland.
The Inside Word (student blog)
What is studying with us really like? Find out in our first year student blog and follow our Engineering blogger Emily.
New Zealand's Next Top Engineering Scientist Competition
An annual competition for teams of Year 12 and 13 students who have an interest in mathematics and science.
Information for Careers Advisers
Through our Schools Partnership Office (SPO), specific information is available to assist you in helping your students make the right career choice.
Engineer Her Future
Designed specifically for Year 12 girls, the evening is a showcase of women engineers and accomplishments and a chance to meet current women engineering students.
A once a year opportunity for Year 13 high school girls to explore the possibility of a career as an engineer through a day of activities.