- Campus Location : Auckland, New Zealand
- Main Website : www.aut.ac.nz/
- International Student Website : http://www.aut.ac.nz/study-at-aut/international-students
The Auckland University of Technology (AUT) was officially granted university status on 1 January 2000 after being called Auckland Technical school and various other names since 1895 when the Auckland Institute of Technology was granted university status. Its primary campus is on Wellesley Street in Auckland’s Central business district (CBD). AUT has three secondary campuses: North Shore, South, and the Millennium Institute of Sport and Health (AUT Millennium Campus).
AUT enrolled 27,299 students in 2013, including 3,101 international students from 85 countries. 1,735 were postgraduate students. 87% of students were enrolled in a bachelor’s degree or higher qualification. AUT’s student population is diverse with students having a range of ethnic backgrounds including New Zealand European, Asian, Maori and Pacific Islander. Students also represent a wide age range with 37% of students being over 25. Data suggests that 91% of AUT’s graduates obtain employment or progress to further study within six months of graduating.