AUT University


AUT is the second largest university in Aotearoa New Zealand. We have been a university since 2000, but a place of learning for 120 years and operate in accordance with the Education Act (1989).


Highlights/Why Us

Ranked in the top 1% of universities worldwide. In the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2022, AUT is ranked in the 201-250 band and ranked equal second in New Zealand. Number 1 for global research impact in Australasia. Our citation score puts AUT at 29th in the world. This impressive achievement puts AUT ahead of all other universities in Australasia. Top university for international outlook in New Zealand. AUT is ranked first in New Zealand for International Outlook (ranked number 27 in the world) in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2022. A 5-star university. AUT has been rated as a 5-star university by world university rankings organization QS. US News Global Universities Rankings 2022. The US News Global Universities Rankings 2022 place AUT as #365 in the world and #3 in New Zealand, scoring particularly well on measures of citation impact.


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