2016 fees for postgraduate students at AUT: tuition and other charges

You need to pay postgraduate tuition fees if you are studying any of the following qualifications at AUT. There may be other fees and charges that you will need to pay.
  • Postgraduate certificate
  • Postgraduate diploma
  • Bachelor's degree with honours
  • Master's degree
  • Doctoral degree

2016 tuition fees for domestic students

These domestic fees apply to postgraduate programmes (level 8 and above) at AUT in 2016. All fee amounts are for full-time study, in NZ dollars and include goods and services tax (GST).

Postgraduate tuition fees (except for the programmes below) - $8050.00 (GST incl) for 120 points
Exceptions (programmes with fees different from above)
  • Doctor of Philosophy - $6,375.00 (GST incl) for 120 points
  • Master of Philosophy - $6,375.00 (GST incl) for 120 points
  • Master of Applied Finance - $17,270.00 (GST incl) for 120 points of a 180-point qualification
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA) - $25,620.00 (GST incl) for 120 points of a 180-point qualification
  • Master of Global Business - $17,270.00 (GST incl) for 120 points of a 180-point qualification
  • Master of Marketing - $17,270.00 (GST incl) for 120 points of a 180-point qualification
  • Master of Professional Accounting (MPA) - $20,240.00 (GST incl) for 120 points of a 240-point qualification
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Finance - $17,270.00 (GST incl) for full course (120 points)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Business Administration- $25,620.00 (GST incl) for full course (120 points)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Global Business - $17,270.00 (GST incl) for full course (120 points)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Marketing - $17,270.00 (GST incl) for full course (120 points)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Professional Accounting - $20,240.00 (GST incl) for full course (120 points)
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Business Administration - $12,810.00 (GST incl) for full course (60 points)
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Business Studies - $8,635.00 (GST incl) for full course (60 points)
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Professional Accounting - $10,120.00 (GST incl) for full course (60 points)

*Fees quoted above are for those points undertaken in the 2016 academic year. Points undertaken in a future academic year will be charged at that year's fee. AUT sets fees for each academic year.

Other fees

2016 Compulsory Student Services Fee - $573.30 for 120 points or $4.77 per academic point (GST incl)

2016 Building Levy - $66.85 for 120 points or $0.56 per academic point (GST incl)

Distance learning and exchange students are exempt from these fees because they don't use the campus services and facilities. Distance learning means that the teaching department have confirmed that no portion of the paper is taught on campus.

Please note:
Some individual papers may charge additional fees for materials, equipment or field trips where applicable. If there is a charge it will be shown on your invoice. Please check with your faculty/department if there are additional fees for your programme of study.

Last updated: 29-Feb-2016 3.10pm

The information on this page was correct at time of publication. For a comprehensive overview of AUT qualifications, please refer to the Academic Calendar.