Contact us: partner with the Business School

You can connect with us in a number of ways:

Employing students and offering workplace experience

Employ a final year Business student through our workplace experience programme, called Co-operative Education. The placement is for a minimum of nine weeks but can be extended further. Payment is negotiated between you and the student.

Workplace experience: Co-operative Education

Engagement with business, the professions and the community

We work closely with business to make sure that our programmes and research are relevant to industry and the professions. The Faculty of Business and Law engages with business leaders and organisations for mutual benefit. For more information on how to be involved, contact:

Melanie Barr
Director Student, Business and Community Partnerships
E-mail: melanie.barr@aut.ac.nz
Phone: 09 921 9999 ext 9336

Annie Gandar
Partnerships Manager
E-mail: annie.gandar@aut.ac.nz
Phone: 09 921 9999 ext 5330

Nirisha Niranjan
Partnerships Coordinator
E-mail: nirisha.niranjan@aut.ac.nz
Phone: 09 921 9999 ext 5809

Employability events

There are many opportunities to connect directly with business students by delivering employability and industry specific presentations through the Employability Lab. You can also post internship or job opportunities online through CareerHub.

Recruit students or graduates
Participate in industry events