AUT Business School

Introduction

The AUT Business School is a leading provider of business education that is relevant, rigorous and prepares graduates well for business practice or for a research career.

The AUT Business School is among an elite group of 5% of business schools worldwide accredited by AACSB International - the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.

The vision, mission and values of the Business School outline our direction and defining characteristics.

The school’s vision is: Transforming lives, changing business.

Our mission is:

AUT Business School graduates are prepared for the changing world. The Business School is known for rigorous, relevant and engaging education, research that matters and being locally grounded and globally connected.

Our values are:

1. Rigorous, relevant and engaging education

2. Research that matters

3. Locally-grounded, globally connected

Our approach to teaching and learning is at the forefront of business education. We challenge students to develop as independent learners through our approach that emphasises student engagement, interaction with each other and academic staff and through the use of appropriate technology. The physical infrastructure of our learning spaces and support systems reinforce this.

Students also have the opportunity to undertake an international exchange with some of the best business schools in Europe, Asia and North America.

The AUT Business School has over 30 professional staff leading our curriculum and who are engaged in research that matters to our stakeholders. We have research strengths across all major business fields but also have interdisciplinary research and research on business pedagogy. Our academic staff are capable, enthusiastic teachers and researchers with backgrounds in academia and/or professional practice.

Strong links with industry and professorial bodies is a defining characteristic of the AUT Business School and this ensures that our curriculum remains current and reflects the needs of contemporary business.

We are focused on developing graduates, who are confident, capable business professionals with the success of this evident through international benchmarking of student engagement and outcomes and through our strong graduate employment rate.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Programs

This school also offers:

Master

Master of Applied Finance (MAF)

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years March 2017 New Zealand Auckland + 1 more

The Master of Applied Finance (MAF) is designed for those who have completed a bachelor’s degree in any field of study and wish to obtain a postgraduate qualification in finance. The programme [+]

Master of Applied Finance (MAF)

The Master of Applied Finance (MAF) is designed for those who have completed a bachelor’s degree in any field of study and wish to obtain a postgraduate qualification in finance. The programme prepares you for a professional role in the financial services sector. You will gain the advanced knowledge, skills and competence to form a sound basis for financial decision making. You will apply learnt theories and financial modelling skills to conduct financial analysis in professional practice.

It offers an exciting and rewarding opportunity to study finance for someone who already has a degree. It will enhance career opportunities and employment prospects.... [-]


Master of Business

Campus Full time Part time 2 years July 2016 New Zealand Auckland + 1 more

Knowledge, research and critical reflective capabilities are essential in complex and changing business environments. The Master of Business is a 180-point research master’s degree, which develops critical and reflective graduates with applied research capabilities [+]

Master of Business (MBus)

Knowledge, research and critical reflective capabilities are essential in complex and changing business environments. The Master of Business is a 180-point research master’s degree, which develops critical and reflective graduates with applied research capabilities. This study is grounded in a rigorous understanding of a specialist field relevant to your professional and research interests.

Entry criteria

Minimum entry requirements:

• Bachelor of Business or equivalent

• Graduate Diploma in Business

• B grade average or higher in all relevant prerequisite papersEnglish language level: (International students only)... [-]


Master of Global Business

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years March 2017 New Zealand Auckland + 1 more

The Master of Global Business is a 12-month conversion master’s degree. This programme is designed for someone who may not have a tertiary qualification in International Business but is seeking a [+]

Master of Global Business

The Master of Global Business is a 12-month conversion master’s degree. This programme is designed for someone who may not have a tertiary qualification in International Business but is seeking a professional role that involves cross-border business activities. As technology is changing the nature of business activity, organisations are increasingly aware of globalisation and its impact on management, business and society. It offers an exciting and rewarding opportunity to study global business for someone who already has a degree. It will enhance career opportunities and employment prospects. By choosing the Master of Global Business you will develop the knowledge, understanding and skills to prepare you for professional roles in business. Professionals in international business play an important role in managing international operations for companies doing business with other countries.... [-]


Master of Marketing (MMktg)

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years March 2017 New Zealand Auckland + 1 more

The Master of Marketing (MMktg) is designed for those who have completed a bachelor’s degree in any field of study and wish to obtain a postgraduate qualification in marketing. Marketing is an [+]

Master of Marketing (MMktg)

The Master of Marketing (MMktg) is designed for those who have completed a bachelor’s degree in any field of study and wish to obtain a postgraduate qualification in marketing. Marketing is an important part of strategic business decision making and this programme will equip you with the knowledge, understanding and skills of marketing to help in the decision making process. It offers an exciting and rewarding opportunity to study marketing for someone who already has a degree. It will enhance career opportunities and employment prospects.

Entry criteria

Minimum entry requirements:

Master of Marketing

• A bachelor’s degree (in any discipline) with a minimum of a Bminus grade average in papers at Level 7 or equivalent.... [-]


Master of Professional Accounting

Campus Full time Part time 16 months March 2017 New Zealand Auckland + 1 more

The Master of Professional Accounting (MPA) is designed for those who have completed a bachelor's degree in any field of study and wish to obtain a... [+]

Master of Professional Accounting

 

AUT University encourages early application. This programme will remain open until all places have been filled.The Master of Professional Accounting (MPA) is designed for those who have completed a bachelor's degree in any field of study and wish to obtain a postgraduate qualification in accounting.The programme provides an advanced understanding of accounting principles and practice within business and the wider economic environment and gives you the opportunity to change career path if you do not have a background in accounting.The MPA provides you with the academic requirements for membership with the New Zealand Institute of Chartered Accountants (NZICA), Certified Practising Accountants Australia (CPA Australia), Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) or Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) - the pathway for those wanting to become registered chartered accountants.... [-]


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