Research

Our research achievements reflect the variety and breadth of our research efforts. AUT has more than 60 research centres and institutes – enabling us to collaborate locally and globally, and provide excellent opportunities for our postgraduate students.

Research institutes

We have more than 60 research centres and institutes delivering leading research.

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Academic departments

Discover our academic departments and research staff, from marine biology and radio astronomy to economics.

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Pacific research

Many of our researchers focus on research that impacts the lives of our Pacific people, both here in New Zealand and around the Pacific.

More about Pacific research

Valery Feigin
Nikola Kasabov
Gail Pacheco
David Robie
Grant Schofield
News
Helena Cooper-Thomas
Wayne Hope
Grant Schofield and the sugar conspiracy
London calling for AUT law scholar
aaron and ayesha
Helena Cooper-Thomas
5 questions: Prof Helena Cooper-Thomas
25 May, 2018
We asked Professor of Organisational Behaviour Helena Cooper-Thomas five questions about her research at the time of her Inaugural Professorial Address.
Wayne Hope
5 questions with Professor Wayne Hope
18 May, 2018
We asked Professor Wayne Hope five questions about his research at the time of his Inaugural Professorial Address.
Grant Schofield and the sugar conspiracy
The Sugar Conspiracy
16 May, 2018
Experts advocate plan to reverse type 2 diabetes epidemic within three years.
London calling for AUT law scholar
London calling for AUT law scholar
15 May, 2018
AUT Law School graduate to gain work experience in the heart of the British criminal law system after receiving Pegasus Scholarship.
aaron and ayesha
Financial confusion costing Kiwis
07 May, 2018
KiwiSavers are struggling to understand the information needed to make good choices about their financial future.

Research facilities for public use

Many of our modern research facilities and equipment can be used by external researchers. These include:

Research commercialisation

AUT Enterprises Ltd provides commercialisation advice, consultancy and investment opportunities.

AUT Ventures website