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.

  • Online MOOC - Data to Insight: An Introduction to Data Analysis Event as iCalendar
    15 October 2018 - 09 December 2018
    The Department of Statistics's hugely popular MOOC is running again from 19 March. It offers a hands-on introduction to statistical data analysis, emphasising fundamental concepts and practical skills.
  • Doctoral workshops with Hugh Kearns Event as iCalendar
    04 December 2018 - 05 December 2018
    Achieve maximum productivity and gain research and writing strategies for life when ThinkWell’s Hugh Kearns brings his international lecture tour to Auckland this December. These practical workshops are doctoral-focussed but free to ALL research postgraduates. Read more and book your place on the 4 December (2pm) and 5 December (10am).