Auckland University of Technology (AUT) is a young university with a strong focus on research-led teaching and an innovative, student-centric academic environment. Our mission is to produce great graduates who enter the workforce able to challenge routine thinking and offer innovative solutions.
Over 29,000 students are enrolled across our three teaching campuses located in Auckland – New Zealand’s fastest growing city. At AUT you’ll find a passionate community of more than 2,350 academic, research and professional (non-academic) staff - we bring together people, knowledge and potential in ways which change our futures.
AUT has consistently led undergraduate and postgraduate enrolment growth of both New Zealand and international students across the wide range of professional disciplines we teach. We are the third highest ranked university in New Zealand and retain the top position in the country for international outlook. AUT students are provided with a unique learning experience through engagement with industry, business and international partners, the ongoing development of modern teaching and learning facilities, and a focus on research that addresses issues facing the environment and society. We have the highest citation impact score of all universities in New Zealand.
Students are encouraged to participate, develop their own opinions, gain knowledge and learn how to apply it in real situations. We produce great graduates who enter the workforce able to challenge routine thinking and provide innovative solutions to industry.
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.
We're committed to inspiring new thinking and providing an exceptional student experience – and our staff are key to our success.