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Entry requirements

Ensure your successful enrolment application by being aware of the entry requirements before applying.

There are various ways that you can gain entry to The University of Auckland. You need to understand what qualifications or experience is required for admission into the programme(s) you wish to study. Find the requirements for admission into a Bachelor of Science majoring in Psychology below.

Domestic students


There are a number of ways domestic students can gain entry into a Bachelor of Science majoring in Psychology. University entrance can be gained from NCEA level 3 results, Cambridge International Examinations, Discretionary Entrance and more.

For a full list of entry requirements that apply to you and your application, please visit our page for Domestic Applicants.

International students


International students are required to meet English language requirements and qualifications dependent on the country they previously studied or worked in. All university entrance qualifications gained ourtside New Zealand have to be approved for admission by The University of Auckland.

For a full list of entry requirements, please visit our page for International applicants.

New students


All students not enrolled at The University of Auckland need to apply online at: www.auckland.ac.nz/apply_now

Help with admission


The Student Information Centre can help you with any questions in regards to the admission process.

Visit Student Information Centre

Once you have accepted an offer of placement at The University of Auckland you may enrol in courses. You may drop or swap courses within the first two weeks of the semester.

Help with enrolment


Find out more information about enrolling in courses.
Email: studentinfo@auckland.ac.nz