8 Best universities for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in New Zealand

Below is the list of best universities in New Zealand ranked based on their research performance in Liberal Arts & Social Sciences. A graph of 1.41M citations received by 46.6K academic papers made by 8 universities in New Zealand was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#1 in New Zealand
#7 in Oceania
#80 in the World
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1883

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#2 in New Zealand
#10 in Oceania
#127 in the World
Enrollment
21,240
Founded
1869

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#3 in New Zealand
#19 in Oceania
#199 in the World
Acceptance Rate
64%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1897

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#4 in New Zealand
#24 in Oceania
#265 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1963

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#5 in New Zealand
#28 in Oceania
#326 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1964

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#6 in New Zealand
#29 in Oceania
#344 in the World
Acceptance Rate
50%
Enrollment
17,299
Founded
1873

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#7 in New Zealand
#31 in Oceania
#438 in the World
Acceptance Rate
50%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
2000

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#8 in New Zealand
#48 in Oceania
#1705 in the World
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1878

The best cities to study Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in New Zealand based on the number of universities and their ranks are Auckland, Dunedin, Wellington, and Palmerston North.