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.

Raising the Bar | Darwin's Computer

Join Professor Alexei Drummond on the 29 August at the Vodka Room as he talks about how computers can be used to reconstruct the history of our own species and how these methods are used to better understand and respond to rapidly-evolving human diseases.

Cybersecurity's wicked problem

Technique, not technology, is needed to solve the ‘wicked problem’ of cyber security, says Department of Computer Science's computer cryptography expert Dr Peter Gutmann - speaking at Aura’s 31c0n cyber security conference in Auckland.

Courses and Careers Open Day 2017

Come along and listen to Professor Thomas Lumley and Paul Denny at the University's annual open day on Saturday 2 September. Learn about our new major in Data Science and experience what its like to be a student at New Zealand's leading university.