Wine Science Programme


Future and current students

Welcome to postgraduate study at the Wine Science Programme. We offer outstanding postgraduate study options and winemaking facilities to make your time with us as rewarding as possible.

Meet two of our recent Postgraduate Diploma in Wine Science students, Yully and Tim, to find out why they decided to study with us and what they like about the programme.

Yully Jin


Tim Adams


  • Study options in Wine Science

    Wine Science is offered as a Postgraduate Diploma in Science or Master of Science, or as a PhD option.

  • Research and teaching facilities

    Research and teaching at the Wine Science Programme takes place on Waiheke island and at the University's Tāmaki Campus.

  • Admission and enrolment

    Familiarise yourself with the admission and enrolment processes for PGDipSci, masters and PhD students.

  • Fees and scholarships

    Everything you need to know about financing your Wine Science Programme postgraduate study, including student loans, postgraduate funding and a list of postgraduate programme fees.

  • Accommodation on Waiheke Island

    The Wine Science Programme's Postgraduate Diploma students are highly encouraged to live on Waiheke Island for the academic year.

  • Student life

    Read about the many activities Waiheke Island and Auckland City have to offer for students at the Wine Science Programme.

  • Student support services

    Whether you need a doctor, academic support, or just someone to orientate you around the campus – there’s assistance available to help you balance your study and living.

  • Meet our students and alumni

    Hear some of our postgraduate students and alumni talk about studying at the Wine Science programme.

  • Resources for Wine Science students

    Find links to job sites and New Zealand Winegrowers.