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University info for Parents and Whānau

Should my child go to university or enter a trade?

When choosing a career, your child should consider what kind of industry they want to work in.

Is your child weighing up whether to enter a trade or study at university when they leave high school? We explore the pros and cons of each pathway.

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Life in Auckland

Life in Auckland

Resources and advice for out-of-towners on what it’s like to live and study in the City of Sails.

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Support from AUT


Learn about how to support your child and the services they’ll have available while they’re studying.

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How an international internship can benefit your child’s career.

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General advice

General advice

Articles with useful tips and information about studying and navigating university life.

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