Astronomy at AUT: an overview

Astronomy at AUT is an applied field, with a strong grounding in computing and mathematics.The discipline covers core knowledge and developments in:
  • Space science
  • Spherical astronomy
  • Celestial mechanics
  • Theoretical astrophysics
  • Mathematical physics

Key academic contact

Sergei Gulyaev

Professor Sergei Gulyaev
Director - Institute for Radio Astronomy and Space Research
Phone: +64 9 921 9541

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News, events and conferences

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Undergraduate phone: +64 9 921-9999 ext. 5857
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Postgraduate phone: +64 9 921-9999 ext. 8432
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New students and general enquiries

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Last updated: 29-Nov-2016 10.01am

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