School of Architecture and Planning


Architects today find themselves working in an industry with constantly expanding boundaries. Ranked 44th best in the world, the School of Architecture and Planning is New Zealand’s leading tertiary educator in the architecture / built environment field.* Supported by dedicated teaching staff, state of the art digital and technical resources and strong links to industry, our programmes open up exciting career prospects for tomorrow's architects, urban planners, urban designers and heritage conservationists.

*2015/16 QS World University Rankings by subject

 

Architecture and Planning news

  • Innovative projects featured at Fast Forward
    20 July 2017
    Award-winning architects, urban designers and planners will discuss their philosophies and innovative work at the upcoming Fast Forward Spring lecture series beginning next week at the University of Auckland.
  • Architecture and Planning celebrates first 100 years
    18 July 2017
    The School of Architecture and Planning at the University of Auckland celebrates its centenary in September with a series of events including exhibitions, a symposium and the launch of a book detailing the school’s rich history.
  • Staff and student projects recognised with Interior Awards
    03 July 2017
    The Interior Awards were announced on Thursday, with staff and students from the University of Auckland recognised for excellence in New Zealand commercial interior design innovation.
  • Of urban planning students and feijoas
    16 June 2017
    Recently Masters of Urban Planning students from the University of Auckland helped celebrate all things small, green and feijoa, while also learning about community engagement and urban edibles.

Architecture and Planning events

  • Summer Scholarships: What you need to know (Creative Events, Architecture and Planning, Dance Studies, Fine Arts, Music) Event as iCalendar
    20 July 2017, 3 - 4:30pm
    Join previous Summer Scholars and academic staff as they talk about the Summer Research experience, including a workshop on how to prepare your application.
  • Four Futures (Exhibitions, Architecture and Planning, Exhibitions, George Fraser Gallery, Creative Arts and Industries, Creative Events) Event as iCalendar
    29 March 2017 - 08 April 2017, 11am - 4pm
    An exhibition of four exemplary 2016 Master of Architecture (Professional) thesis projects.
  • Where City Meets Sea - Pecha Kucha Night (Creative Events, Architecture and Planning) Event as iCalendar
    23 February 2017, 7 - 10pm
    School of Architecture and Planning students present their speculations on the future of Auckland's water front, hosted by the Auckland Maritime Museum.
  • MODOS Thesis Show 2016 (Architecture and Planning, Creative Events) Event as iCalendar
    12 November 2016 - 13 November 2016
    Presenting the research of our final-year masters students, hosted at the Auckland Art Gallery.

  

  • About the School of Architecture and Planning

    A brief history of the School, and information about links with the professions, international exchanges, and facilities and resources.

  • Study options

    Information on our degree programmes and how to apply to study Architecture and Planning at the University of Auckland.

  • Architecture and Planning academic staff

    View profiles and contact details of the teaching staff at the School of Architecture and Planning.

  • Research

    Some examples of research being undertaken by staff and students at the School of Architecture and Planning.

  • Meet our students and graduates

    Architecture and Planning students and graduates share their insights and experiences.

  • Architects in Residence

    The International Architect in Residence programme gives students the opportunity to work alongside globally significant architects to achieve an in-depth understanding of their approach and underlying ideas.


For further information contact:
The University of Auckland Student Information Centre
Phone: 0800 61 62 63
Email: info-creative@auckland.ac.nz


School of Architecture and Planning

Building 421
Level 6, 26 Symonds St, Auckland

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