AUT’s finance department is already one of the leading departments in the region. AUT was ranked in the top 200 universities in the world for accounting and finance in the 2011 QS World University Rankings® by subject. The QS World University Rankings® by subject are the first in the world to rank universities at the individual subject level. With a methodology tailored to fit each subject, the rankings are based on academic reputation, employer reputation and citations per paper.
Accounting and finance at AUT were ranked top in Auckland in the 2006 PBRF and second in the country overall.
Postgraduate finance consists of 3 interrelated core areas: financial markets and institutions, investments and portfolio theory, and corporate finance. Other topics interwoven with these core areas include international finance and financial risk management.
Our staff publish in top international journals and the Finance Department convenes regular research seminars and workshops.
Examples of student research include:
Postgraduate papers include:
The information on this page was correct at time of publication. For a comprehensive overview of AUT qualifications, please refer to the Academic Calendar.