University of the Week – Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand


Auckland University of Technology is a new Zealand based University formed in year 2000. AUT was originally established as Auckland Technical School offering only evening classes. The name was changed to Auckland Technical College in 1906 when daytime classes started being offered. AUT offers sub-degree qualifications such as Diplomas and Certificates, and degree programs such as Undergraduate, Postgraduate as well as PhD. The programs are offered in a wide range of field such as applied science, business, design, computes and IT, and so on.


Campus and Campus Life

AUT has three campuses located in The City, The North and the South. The Training Institute, Millennium Campus and the North campuses also offer accommodations. The City campus is situated on Wellesley East Street and delivers the most academic units and central administration. Facilities such as Gym, International Student centre, Early childhood center, Postgraduate center are present in the City Campus. The South Campus of AUT was established in 2010 and was the first University campus in the region. It offers UG and PG courses in business, computers, health education as well as Sports management and science. The South Campus has its own library and facilities such as student lounges, student information centers, computer labs, cafes and wireless network. The Astro Turf of the campus is used for sports like, volleyball, basketball, tennis and soccer. The North Campus is situated in the northcote. The Faculty of Health and Environmental Sciences and School of Education are based out of this campus with park-like grounds. AUT’s main sport and fitness centre is situated at the campus, comprising of a gym, weights room, testing equipment, golf swing clinic, and indoor courts. The campus comprises of a library, student services centre, early childhood centre, AuSM branch, PrintSprint shop, health counseling and wellbeing centre, university bookshop and food outlets. The AUT Millennium is also located at the North shore, offering sports training and hosting local and national sports organizations such as Swimming New Zealand.

Academic Faculties:

The 17 Academic Schools of AUT are a part of the 5 AUT Academic faculties, which are:

  • 1.Culture and Society
  • 2.Business and Law
  • 3.Design and Creative Technologies
  • 4.Health and Environmental Sciences
  • 5.Te Ara Poutama

Notable Alumni:

AUT has more than 75000 alumni. To name few: Jim Anderton, Peter William, Pippa Wetzell, Dominic Bowden, Annette Presley and many more.

Why Choose AUT, New Zealand:

AUT is home for approximately 29,000 students out of which around 4200 are international students from 94 different nationalities. The student population of AUT has a diverse range in terms of age. With 22% being 25-49 years old and 10% being 40 years and older. As per the data research, more than 85% of the AUT graduates are placed for full time jobs within 9 months of their graduation. AUT was ranked between 301-350 in 2019 by the World University rankings. Being a University for past 2 decades it has been ranked in the Top 1% of the universities in the world and is also the second largest University in the country. The average tuition fee for one academic year in AUT ranges between Rs 15 lakh to Rs 20 lakh which makes it one of universities to fit in any international student’s budget. The University also offers great scholarships worth 4000$ and more depending upon the students eligibility.

How can Study Smart Help?

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Studying Abroad: We provide guidance and assistance to the students for their applications and admission procedures for abroad education, beginning with profiling, helping students in selecting the course, right country and universities suitable as per their profile followed by initiating the application process and getting the offer letter of admission. Furthermore, we also assist the students in the decision making to finalize the country and the university where they would like to pursue their further education. We provide assistance for the Visa application process along with pre and post departure protocols. We have our presence in Auckland and London where we have our student support offices so that the students can reach out to us whenever they require any help or support while being in a different country. We provide all our services for admission to Auckland University of Technology as well as many Top and High Ranked Universities in New Zealand. We understand you may have many doubts and concerns regards to moving to a different country. Our Study Abroad Consultants have either Studied or worked abroad. You can reach out to our skilled team of Study in Australia team of consultants in our Pune, Delhi, Thane, or Surat for any guidance or assistance required. Our student-oriented and friendly team of Study Overseas Consultants would happily assist you on the entire process along with the financials included and scholarships available at AUT and would also help you with accommodations available. In short, you can rely on our team for accurate and relevant information when it comes to studying in the AUT and other top universities in New Zealand.

IELTS COACHING: We provide ONLINE as well as classroom coaching for IELTS preparation as it is the required proficiency test to enter into any country abroad and also one of the entry requirement of studying overseas. The Online IELTS training offered is at par with the ones provided in classroom with advanced training tools and equipments to teach with. The students get the experience same as that of classroom with the LIVE ONLINE module for Online IELTS course where they can have an interactive session with the faculty and fellow students during the lectures. We have considered every aspect of IELTS exam and designed our LIVE ONLINE IELTS Course. Our Online IELTS Course includes live interactive lectures, recorded videos of the lectures for a student to revisit for their reference, online Student portal with more than 200 lessons for self preparation covering each and every topic of IELTS, tips & tricks, informatory videos, module-wise mock test and full length test.

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