Auckland University of Technology (AUT) is a contemporary New Zealand university focused on providing exceptional student learning experiences and graduate success, based on innovative teaching and research.
AUT supports a dynamic learning environment by encouraging students to collaborate, experiment and experience working life outside the classroom. The University is outward-facing, promotes intellectual debate, curiosity and discovery, and is actively engaged with issues of national and international importance to communities, industry, business and the professions.
Our subjects are world class (QS World University Rankings by Subject 2017):
- Top 45: Hospitality
- Top 100: Art and Design, Sport and Recreation
- Top 150: Accounting and Finance
- Top 250: Linguistics
- Top 300: Business and Management Studies, Law, Computer Science and Information Systems, Education
- Top 400: Economics and Econometrics, Electrical and Electronic Engineering
AUT celebrates and supports the aspirations and achievements of all members of its diverse staff and student community. The University strives to create an attractive collegial and stimulating environment that invites involvement and enhances achievement. Staff at AUT are committed to the highest standards, and the University provides the resources and opportunities that will sustain and support staff in meeting those standards.
AUT has consistently been a leader in undergraduate and postgraduate enrolment growth of both New Zealand and international students across a wide range of professional disciplines, and as a result is now the second largest university in New Zealand. There are more than 28,000 students enrolled at AUT in undergraduate and postgraduate programmes, studying at one of three campuses.
Living and Working in Auckland
The city of Auckland is a truly international, cosmopolitan city hosting many major events, world class concerts and festivals. There's a real buzz to this thriving and vibrant city. Auckland offers an incredible lifestyle choice and has established itself as a city full of culture, arts and cuisine surrounded by beautiful beaches and coastline only a short drive from the CBD.