Partner with AUT’s Business School

AUT Business School is dedicated to deepening our links with industry, communities and alumni to enhance the student experience and inform our research and its application.

Our memberships with international associations and accrediting bodies ensure that our Business School is being measured against the world’s top schools keeping us connected and relevant to current trends. We are proud of our strong partnerships and connections.

How you can partner with the AUT Business School

There are many ways your organisation can partner with the AUT Business School – from guest lectures to applied business projects, and Shadow a Leader to bespoke collaborations to better the outcomes for your organisation.


Why partner with the AUT Business School?

  • Draw on our expertise and research to build your organisation’s capability
  • Raise AUT student and staff awareness of your organisation and brand
  • Gain access to high-calibre graduates
  • Shape the future business leaders of New Zealand
  • Collaborate with AUT staff and students on business and research projects

Who we partner with

The AUT Business School engages with external relationships locally and globally in many ways to create good outcomes for our partners and AUT.


Accreditations and affiliations

The AUT Business School engages with educators and researchers worldwide, and our accreditations and memberships reflect the rigorous self-assessment we undertake to ensure our graduates are ready to navigate successful careers around the world.

Find out more

Download our brochure

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Our brochure has more great information about how partnering with the AUT Business School can benefit your organisation.


Contact us

If you're interested in engaging with our students or staff at the AUT Business School, contact:

Melanie Barr
Director Student, Business and Community Partnerships
Phone: +64 9 921 9999 ext 9336

Nirisha Niranjan
Partnerships Manager
Phone: +64 9 921 9999 ext 5809
Mobile: +64 21 07 00 901

Darshana Patel
Partnerships Coordinator
Phone: +64 9 921 9999 ext 7567

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