Welcome to New Zealand's leading law school

Offering the largest range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses in New Zealand, the Auckland Law School is ranked among the best law schools in the world.

Why study at Auckland Law School

Auckland Law School graduates are highly sought after. Our high entry standards, excellent teaching and wealth of student opportunities prepare our graduates for exciting legal, professional and academic careers.

Our Research Culture

With New Zealand’s largest community of legal academics, the Auckland Law School has leaders in Corporate and Commercial Law, Public and International Law, and all other major areas of the law, attracting research students from around the world.

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

We have exciting new fellowship and scholarship opportunities available for our PhD candidates. Find out why studying for a PhD at the Auckland Law School is a great choice if you want to progress your career - or just deepen your knowledge.

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    Success at Asia-Pacific mediation competition
    21 July 2017
    A team from the Auckland Law School placed second overall at the inaugural International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Australia Asia-Pacific Commercial Mediation Competition, held in Melbourne earlier this month.
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    Tackling global business in Hong Kong
    20 July 2017
    When student Alex Churchill joined a team from the University of Auckland taking part in the HSBC/HKU Asia Pacific Business Case Competition in Hong Kong, he did not know the impact it would have on his future.
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    Students excel in Asia Pacific Business Case Competition
    18 July 2017
    A team from the University of Auckland has triumphed at the world’s largest business case competition in Hong Kong.
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    Student on a mission
    17 July 2017
    Lafoai Luaitalo knows first-hand how life-changing some opportunities can be.