The Faculty of Arts is the home of the humanities, social sciences, languages, and indigenous studies at the University of Auckland. We are New Zealand's leading arts faculty, ranked 25th in the world for arts and humanities in the 2017 QS World University Rankings.

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    The origins of Hit and Run
    27 March 2017
    In her latest book, Dr Maria Armoudian details the risks that Jon Stephenson took to uncover the information revealed in Hit and Run.
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    A short grammar of Urama
    24 March 2017
    Dr Jason Brown has just published a short grammar of the Urama language with three of his students and graduates.
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    Bringing the Arts out of the closet
    22 March 2017
    Jo Henderson-Merrygold was with us for a month as a visiting scholar from the University of Sheffield to support the launch of Hidden Perspectives.
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    Best self-funded short at the Moas
    13 March 2017
    When Screen Production graduate Hash Perambalam won the Best Self-Funded Short Film award at the Rialto Channel NZ Film Awards she got a selfie with Sam Neill to celebrate.
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    Archaeology top in long line of firsts
    08 March 2017
    The Faculty of Arts has scooped the bulk of the top rankings in New Zealand in the latest QS World University Rankings by Subject.