Study sport and recreation with us, and you’ll learn at one of the world's best universities for sport science, ranked in the top 39 globally by the Shanghai Ranking (Academic Ranking of World Universities) and top 41 by QS.
You have access to world-class facilities, high-achieving academics and researchers, and workplace experience with some of the biggest names in the sport and recreation sector. Our graduates shape successful careers in many fields – they work with elite athletes, manage events, help people make healthier lifestyle choices, and set up their own businesses. Join us and this could be you.
Undergraduate study in sport and recreation will give you a solid grounding in your chosen area.
Postgraduate study in sport and recreation will build on your knowledge and expertise in your area of interest.
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.
We believe in high-quality research that has impact, and have world-class researchers and research strengths across sport and recreation.More about our research
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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Phone 0800 AUT AUT (0800 288 288)
School of Sport and Recreation
AS Building, Level 1
AS104A, North Campus
90 Akoranga Drive, Northcote
640 Great South Road