Business and economics

Study business and economics at AUT and you’ll develop the skills, knowledge and values needed to navigate your career journey. Our business and economics graduates are ready to challenge routine thinking, put forward innovative solutions and make positive social change.

The AUT Business School and the School of Economics are internationally ranked and globally recognised, and our graduates are shaping successful careers all around the world.

A certificate or diploma will give you an introduction to your chosen subject and can prepare you for further study.

A short course will develop your skills and knowledge in an area of personal or professional interest.

Research in business and economics

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

More about our research

Join a club and sharpen your skills

Our student-led clubs, societies and activities give you the chance to apply your learning, make friends, network and improve your CV. These are just a few:

  • AUT Accounting Association
  • AUT Investment Club
  • The Breakfast Club

More clubs and activities

International student exchange

Immerse yourself in another culture while you study and have the adventure of your life. Check out where you can go on exchange – and read some stories from returned AUT students.

Exchange for AUT students

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Give nothing to racism
Vulnerable transient population - Gail Pacheco
Fantastic numbers at business career fai...
19 Mar, 2018
Over 640 students descended on 32 employers who were offering up to 1,000 graduate roles or internships at the first Business and Economics Career Fair....
International Women’s Day celebrated
16 Mar, 2018
Professor Edwina Pio encourages everyone to make a daily commitment to #pressforchange on International Women’s Day...
Powerful stories at Give Nothing to Raci...
16 Mar, 2018
Creating positive change through storytelling was the focus of a recent Diversity at AUT event....
Older Women Have More Fun
13 Mar, 2018
Prof Jarrod Haar's research into work/life satisfaction....
Vulnerable transient population size equ...
06 Mar, 2018
A study by the New Zealand Work Research Institute at AUT has quantified the scale of transience in New Zealand, with a particular focus on those considere...
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Accounting Department Research Seminar -...
Friday 23 Mar, 2pm - 3pm
Comparative advantage within an industry and audit fees...
Helena Cooper-Thomas's inaugural profess...
Tuesday 22 May, 4:30pm - 6pm
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Candice Harris's inaugural professorial ...
Tuesday 25 Sep, 4:30pm - 6pm
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Quynh Nguyen
Afra Abdeen
Lucian Simmons
Lian Thay
De Wet van der Westhuizen


Contact details

Contact us online
Phone 0800 AUT UNI (0800 288 864)

AUT Business School
WF Building, City Campus
42 Wakefield Street
Auckland City

School of Economics
City Campus
WY building (level 2)
120 Mayoral Drive
Auckland City

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