AUT’s hospitality, tourism and event management programmes are globally recognised, and the Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) places us in the top 75 in the world.
Workplace experience is at the heart of our degrees, and our strong links with industry mean you can choose from lots of great host organisations for your placement. You’ll also learn about real-life hospitality right here on campus, in our training restaurants that are open to the public.
Undergraduate study in hospitality, tourism and events will give you a solid grounding in your chosen area.
Postgraduate study in hospitality, tourism and events will build on your knowledge and expertise in your area of interest.
We believe in high-quality research that has impact, and have world-class researchers and research strengths across hospitality, tourism and events.More about our research
Our education facilities are among the best in Australasia. We have two first-class training restaurants: modern dining restaurant Four Seasons, and Piko Café.
We’re proud of our strong links with top hotels, travel agencies, restaurants and national and regional tourism organisations – including Auckland Tourism, Events and Economic Development (ATEED); United Travel, NZChefs Association, Antoine’s, Crowne Plaza and Hilton Hotels.
Some of our students recently travelled to Hong Kong on a study tour. Read about their experiences on our blog.