Studying a Bachelor of Science is guaranteed to quench your thirst for knowledge about the world, and will be the start of a lifelong career in science.
Study with us and you have access to some of the best lecturers in New Zealand and state-of-the-art equipment. You’ll have lots of opportunities to apply your knowledge in the lab or on field trips. Our strong links with the scientific community extend right across the world – making it easy for you to transition from university to your career.
Students who do not have the above background may be directed to take certain papers in their first year of study.
Interview may be required.
You’ll be introduced to key areas within science or computer and mathematical sciences. The exact papers you take depend on your chosen major(s).
There is a wide range of second and third year papers, depending on your chosen major. For details about the papers refer to the individual major pages.
In Year 3, you may work on a real-life research and development project for an organisation related to your major.
This may involve working alongside an organisation related to your major or undertaking a mini research project relevant to the needs of employers. This is unique to the AUT Bachelor of Science – it’s not offered at other universities and gives you the all-important competitive edge for your career.
The project is also good preparation for postgraduate study.
The information on this page was correct at time of publication. For a comprehensive overview of AUT qualifications, please refer to the Academic Calendar.