Liggins Institute


Future postgraduates

Students are an integral part of the Liggins Institute. A postgraduate degree with us will help establish your career in biomedical research or cultivate skills that will complement further study or clinical practice.

Liggins student at work in the laboratory
  • Why study with us?

    There are lots of reasons to study at the Liggins Institute, but don't take our word for it - hear what a current student has to say.

  • Degrees & research projects

    See the research projects currently on offer and who is supervising them.

  • Support & facilities

    As a Liggins student you'll be assigned at least one academic supervisor to guide and advise you.

  • Study pathways

    We welcome applications from students with backgrounds in a variety of subjects as well as practising clinicians.

  • International students

    The Liggins Institute has a truly international flavour with students from more than 20 countries.

  • How to apply

    Find out what you need to do to apply for a study programme at the Liggins Institute.

  • Māori and Pacific students

    Information for Māori and Pacific students about study at the University, including admission schemes, scholarships and support.

  • University life

    Enjoy all the advantages of studying at New Zealand’s leading university.

  • Meet our students

    Hear what our students say about study and research at the Liggins Institute.

  • Find A Thesis

    A searchable database where you can find masters and doctoral supervisors and research projects that you can join.