Welcome to the Department of Computer Science


Welcome to New Zealand's leading computer science department. We pride ourselves on the excellence of our staff and our students.

Nothing artificial about intelligence

Computer science student, Tomu Ozawa, was part of a team of three University students who had their advice for the New Zealand Government on artificial intelligence published in The New York Times international edition.

Zero in on computer science

Maggie Zhang didn’t let the fact she was “terrible with technology” stop her from changing her major to computer science. She is now working as a software engineer for Eroad in Auckland. Read more.

Enrol for 2019

After gaining admission to a programme of study and accepting your offer of place online, you can enrol for courses. Enrol early to get into the courses and class times you want. Find out more.

  • Apply now for a 2019 graduate teaching assistant opportunity
    03 December 2018
    The Faculty of Science invites expressions of interest from postgraduate students for Graduate Teaching Assistant (GTA) positions in 2019.
  • Seeking an MSc student | for fully funded research
    16 November 2018
    Dr Emma Carroll is seeking a suitable candidate for a masters project looking at functional differences in southern right whale genomes linked to population structure and foraging traditions. A background in genomics/genetics and experience with coding would be ideal. Find out more.