AUT Business School's Accounting department staff are active researchers and internationally recognised scholars. Ranked in the top 150 in the world, the department conducts world-class research on fundamental issues of accounting that affect the business community and regulatory authorities.
We actively involve students in our research and welcome students to contact staff members to find a suitable master's or PhD research topic related to accounting.
Undergraduate study in accounting will give you a solid grounding in this area.
The accounting department offers postgraduate degrees that focus on financial accounting, management accounting and accounting information systems:
We believe in high-quality research that has impact, and have world-class researchers and research strengths across accounting.
AUT's Accounting department is recognised by the following professional accounting bodies:
Get hands-on experience by using the same technology as global finance professionals. Our Business School’s Database Resource Centre houses real-time databases – helping our accounting and finance students better understand economic events and the factors that affect them.
Databases include Bloomberg Professional, Bureau Van Dijk, Morningstar Direct, SIRCA, Standard & Poor’s Research Insight and Thomson Reuters Datastream; and software Eviews, R, SAS, Stata and Matlab.