Sport and recreation

AUT's sport and recreation programmes are developed through world-leading research and with New Zealand's top sport and exercise industry partners. Our academics combine their sport and health expertise to help you gain essential skills during your study, so you'll be ready to choose from a wide range of careers in sport and recreation.

Research in sport and recreation

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

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Sport and recreation facilities

AUT is New Zealand’s leading sports university – we have excellent gyms and sport centres, offering group exercise classes and personal training services. AUT Millennium is our world-class sports training and research facility.

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PhD student Ashley Gluchowski explores strength training for older adults
David Howman
Kermadec voyage rallies student environm...
22 Mar, 2018
Earlier this month a unique envoy of 20 student voyagers and 23 crew members travelled to the Kermadec Islands aboard HMNZS Canterbury.
Turning research into action
07 Mar, 2018
For her PhD research, doctoral student Ashley Gluchowski is investigating strength training for older adults, based at AUT Millennium.
AUT increases presence in QS subject ran...
05 Mar, 2018
New global rankings show AUT now has 13 subjects ranked, with two of them featuring in the top 50 in the world.
New partnership to tackle corruption in ...
22 Nov, 2017
AUT has appointed David Howman as an adjunct professor within the School of Sport & Recreation.
Skycity Breakers announce partnership w...
06 Nov, 2017
The SKYCITY Breakers have launched an official relationship with education provider Auckland University of Technology (AUT), in a multi-faceted partnership that...
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Erica Hinckson's inaugural professorial ...
Tuesday 18 Sep, 4:30pm - 6pm
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Iain Cleland
Samuel McKenzie
Tara Ikinofo
Erin Bowerman
Jake Candy

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Contact details

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Phone 0800 AUT UNI (0800 288 864)

School of Sport and Recreation
AF Block, Level 2, North Campus
90 Akoranga Drive, Northcote
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