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

Dr Michael Fletcher
AUT student links with US-NZ leaders
AUT first in NZ to use Xero Lifelong Learning Platform
Marketing a bad attitude
Dr Michael Fletcher
Post-split parents’ finances studied
19 Apr, 2018
Research from AUT has revealed the economic impact when parents separate, in a study that is the first of its kind in New Zealand.
AUT student links with US-NZ leaders
AUT student links with US-NZ leaders
17 Apr, 2018
AUT business and law student Charle Megala is appointed to the US Embassy’s New Zealand Youth Council for 2018.
AUT first in NZ to use Xero Lifelong Learning Platform
AUT first in NZ to use Xero Lifelong Lea...
06 Apr, 2018
Accounting students at AUT Business School developing skills via Xero’s purpose-built teaching and learning platform.
AUT increases presence in QS subject ran...
28 Mar, 2018
New global rankings show AUT now has 13 subjects ranked, with two of them featuring in the top 50 in the world.
Marketing a bad attitude
Marketing a bad attitude
27 Mar, 2018
How can brands win when sports stars are losing their reputation?
Afra Abdeen
Quynh Nguyen
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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