The Auckland University of Technology (AUT) was established in the year 2000. The University was originally established Auckland Technical School in 1895 and became the first polytechnic of New Zealand to become a University in 2000. The University offers both Undergraduate and Graduate programs. A student has an option to choose from the 250 courses provided at the University.
|Application Portal||University Online Application|
|English Proficiency Requirement||IELTS|
|IELTS||Average of 6.0|
|Academic Calendar||Semester- based|
|Financial Aid||Scholarships, Work study, Educational Loans, Grants,|
Application deadline for 2019 and 2020 session is mentioned below:
|For 2019 session|
|Business Professional Program||Trimester 3: October 29|
|Other||Semester 2: July 15|
|For 2020 session|
|Business Professional Program||Trimester 1: 2 March 2020|
Trimester 3: 26 October 2020
|Other||Semester 1: February 24|
Semester 2: July 13
The Auckland University of Technology accepts standardized scores of TOEFL iBT, IELTS academic. However, the minimum scores vary according to different courses. Following table shows the minimum IELTS academic requirements for different programs.
|Course||IELTS academic Minimum Score|
University also accepts following scores, equivalent of IELTS, as proof of english proficiency:
|IELTS||Cert EAS||GIE||TOEFL iBT||PTE|
All the students who want to study in New Zealand need to apply for a student visa through Immigration New Zealand. A student needs to apply for a visa through Immigration Online website. A student will be required to create a RealMe account there and follow the instructions.
Documents to be provided-
The Auckland University of Technology offers various undergraduate programs in Architecture, Art and design, Hospitality, tourism, law, Science, Social sciences and public policy, Sport and Recreation, Engineering, Health sciences, etc.
Where to Apply: University Online Application
Application Fee: None
Requirements of some countries:
|India||An average of 75% in the four best subjects, with a minimum of 60% in English or Indian School Certificate (ISC) with a minimum of 60% in English.|
|China||Senior High School graduation plus one year of successful study at bachelor's level; or Senior High School graduation plus completion of a two-year diploma. A Tier 1 score in the National University Entrance Examination (Gaokao).|
|Bangladesh||One year of successful study towards an undergraduate degree|
|Sri Lanka||GCE A levels with a minimum of three A-level grades. One grade must be at least 'C' or higher.|
|Nepal||Bachelor degree with upper second division.|
|Singapore||GCE A levels - A minimum of three H2 passes at C grade.|
The University provides various graduate level courses for its students. Some of the courses are- Master of Architecture, Master of Design, Master of Philosophy, Master of Business Administration, Master of Health Science, etc.
Where to Apply: University Online Portal
Application Fee: None
The Following table shows some of the graduate programs offered by AUT:
|Master of Architecture (Professional)||Bachelor of Architecture and Future Environments or equivalent with a B grade average or higher in papers at level 7; or equivalent|
|Master of Business Administration (MBA)||A bachelor’s degree; Minimum of five years of relevant professional experience since gaining the degree or other qualification; Aptitude test and/or interview|
|Master of Philosophy||A bachelor’s degree or Bachelor’s honors degree|
|Master of Health Science||Bachelor of Health Science|
|Master of Sport and Exercise||Bachelor of Sport and Recreation|
The Admission Process of the University is not very lengthy. The admission processing time for an undergraduate program is approximately 5 to 7 days and for post-graduate program is 4 to 6 weeks. Students can also work while they study at the University. An International student can work upto 20 hours a week while studying at the University.