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  • Locations: Auckland, New Zealand
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Restrictions: Duke applicants only
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Click here for a definition of this term Open to Non-Duke Students: No Click here for a definition of this term Language of Instruction: English
Click here for a definition of this term Housing Options: Apartment, Residence Hall Click here for a definition of this term Program Advisor: Alayne Wood
Minimum Class Level: Sophomore Click here for a definition of this term Minimum GPA: 2.7
Click here for a definition of this term Course Load: 4 course credits/semester, 8 course credits/year Click here for a definition of this term Language Requirement: None
Click here for a definition of this term Areas of Study: Art History, Arts & Humanities, Arts and Media, Asian and Middle Eastern Studies, Biology, Biomedical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil & Environmental Engineering, Classical Studies, Computer Science, Cultural Anthropology, Dance, Earth and Ocean Sciences, Economics, Electrical & Computer Engineering, Engineering, English, Environmental Science and Policy, Finance, Global Cultural Studies, History, Linguistics, Markets and Management Studies, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Music, Natural Sciences, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, Psychology and Neuroscience, Public Policy, Religious Studies, Social Sciences, Sociology, Statistical Science Duke Administered Program?: No
Program Description:

Please note that the Duke Study  Abroad Fee will be charged to students enrolled in this program. For more information about the fee, please see

The University of Auckland offers study abroad students a large comprehensive university in a lively and diverse multi-cultural city. The city of Auckland is greatly impacted by its physical location between two harbors and dotted by extinct volcanoes. The comprehensive nature of the university and the diversity of the city make Auckland a great place to study Maori and Pacific Studies, biological and marine sciences, engineering, anthropology, ethnology, psychology and more.

Frontiers Abroad: this is a new program approved by Duke and designed for students majoring in Geology, Earth Science, Environmental Science, Chemistry (or similar) Biology, GeoSciences, Environmental Analysis, Physics, or Environmental Engineering.

Frontiers Abroad offers geologic and earth system science study abroad programmes in New Zealand

Frontiers Abroad offers two unique study abroad programmes for geology, earth system, environmental, and marine science students: The Geology of New Zealand (Go2NZ) and Earth System Study of Science Abroad Programme (ES3cAPe). Both programs begin with a 5-week field camp followed by a campus semester at either the University of Auckland or the University of Canterbury. For more information, please see the Frontiers Abroad website: Note that there is a separate application for students interested in participating with Frontier's Abroad (see their website for instructions).