Information for parents and supporters

University can be a big change from secondary school. If you’re a parent, whānau, or a supporter of a child considering university study, you can use this information to help support their decision-making.

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Is your teen thinking about studying at AUT? If they haven’t been on campus yet, our friendly on-campus relationship managers can meet them and discuss their study options.

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AUT City Campus

55 Wellesley Street East
Auckland Central

AUT North Campus

90 Akoranga Drive
Northcote, Auckland

AUT South Campus

640 Great South Rd
Manukau, Auckland

Ranked in the top 2% of the world’s universities, AUT is the fastest growing university in New Zealand, and the top millennial university in Australasia and 14th in the world.

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Edmond Fehoko at AUT South Campus
AUT grads handpicked by major companies
Helping launch Falcon Heavy
Kava drinking research highlighted in gl...
20 Mar, 2018
AUT PhD student, Edmond Fehoko, continues to garner international attention with his master’s thesis on the experiences and perceptions of New Zealand-bor...
Another measles case in Auckland
14 Mar, 2018
The Auckland Regional Public Health Service (ARPHS) has confirmed a second case of measles. It is likely this person has caught the disease on flight SQ285 whic...
AUT grads handpicked by major companies
13 Mar, 2018
28 AUT graduates have been chosen by major companies – including Facebook, Westpac, Lululemon and Allbirds – to be interns in their North American o...
Helping launch Falcon Heavy
05 Mar, 2018
When Elon Musk's commercial space company Space X successfully launched Falcon Heavy, AUT’s Radio Astronomy and Space Research team helped keep an eye on ...
AUT increases presence in QS subject ran...
05 Mar, 2018
New global rankings show AUT now has 13 subjects ranked, with two of them featuring in the top 50 in the world.