Nursing department

AUT is one of the leading nursing educators in New Zealand, and our Nursing department is part of health sciences at AUT.

All our nursing courses are dynamic and evolve with the latest research and needs of the healthcare sector. Our strong links to district health boards, hospitals and private practices ensure that our students gain extensive clinical experience, while our research programmes focus on advancing knowledge to improve patient outcomes and recovery.

Research in health sciences

We believe in high-quality research that has impact, and have world-class researchers and research strengths across health sciences.

More about our research

Get hands-on experience in our health clinics

Students work with close supervision at our North Campus clinic, Akoranga Integrated Health. Open to the public, it offers health and rehab services, including nursing.

Akoranga integrated health

Rodwell Gundo
Apollo Taito
Jing Feng
Mardie Healey

Contact us

Mabel D'Souza
Postgraduate Administrator
Phone: +64 9 921 9999 ext 7850

mabel.dsouza@aut.ac.nz

Debra Spinetto
Programme Information Advisor
Phone: +64 9 921 9735

dspinett@aut.ac.nz

View department staff

Key academic contacts

Dr Matthew Carroll
Head of Postgraduate for the School of Clinical Sciences
Phone: +64 9 921 9999 ext 7305

matthew.carroll@aut.ac.nz

Professor Keith Rome
Head of Research
Phone: +64 9 921 9999 ext 7688

keith.rome@aut.ac.nz