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

  • Exploring ecological architecture at Archiprix 2017
    21 March 2017
    Norman Wei, who recently graduated from the School of Architecture and Planning, traveled to Ahmedabad in India to take part in the Archiprix 2017.
  • Innovative wooden projects recognised with awards
    20 March 2017
    Congratulations to our talented staff, students and recent graduates from the School of Architecture & Planning who scooped up an unprecedented ten prizes at the 2017 NZ Wood Resene Timber Design Awards, including the prestigious Supreme Award.
  • Lecture series focuses on medium density housing
    07 March 2017
    Experts in the fields of architecture, planning and urban design will debate what makes good medium density housing at the upcoming Fast Forward lecture and discussion series starting at the University of Auckland next week.
  • Student awarded internship with MX3D
    24 February 2017
    Using robots to build a bridge over a canal in Europe might sound like a scene from a science fiction story, but it will soon be reality for one young architectural graduate from the School of Architecture and Planning.
  • 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.
  • Fast Forward Autumn 2017 // Doing Medium Density Well (Architecture and Planning, Architecture and planning, Creative Events) Event as iCalendar
    29 March 2017 - 24 May 2017, 6:30pm
    NEXT TALK: A Developer's View - Ockham Residential Discuss their Work
  • Critical Edge for Doctoral Research 2017 (Creative Events, Architecture and Planning, Dance Studies, Fine Arts, Music) Event as iCalendar
    30 March 2017, 5 - 6pm
    A series of 12 events for Creative Arts and Industries doctoral candidates and supervisors, running from March to November. NEXT EVENT: Connect With Your Thesis

  

  • 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.

Architect in Residence programme
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.

Fast Forward Lecture Series
Leading national and international practitioners in the fields of architecture, urban planning and urban design discuss their work.

Take a tour of the School of Architecture and Planning
Come in and experience the world-class studios and facilities at the School of Architecture and Planning.


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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