Graduates & Students

Pioneering the way with She Sharp

March 12, 2018

Mahsa She Sharp founder

AUT Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences lecturer Mahsa Mohaghegh is the inspirational founder behind She Sharp. This New Zealand group provides a networking platform to women in computer science, computer engineering, IT, and tech-related fields to connect and support each other in these male dominated fields.

“How my final year film opened the door to opportunity”

November 30, 2017

Sydney-Anne Martin

Meet AUT Screen and Television Production 2016 graduate Sydney-Anne Martin whose final year film on her own experiences led to a meeting with L’Oréal and a full-time job telling the stories of her clients.

Meet Briar - AUT fashion grad designs her own future

November 29, 2017

Briar Turner Quote

Meet Briar Turner - AUT 2016 fashion graduate - who is taking her career into her own hands by moving  to New York City to pursue her dreams.

Meet Camille - Passion VS PassionS

November 29, 2017

Camille Richard

One year on from the 2016 AUT Rookie Show we catch up with AUT graduate Camille Richard who combines a full-time job with running her own handbag business!

Entrepreneurship starts at Co.Starters

November 27, 2017

Nina Wieland Co.S

An aspiring entrepreneur embarks on an AUT entrepreneurship development programme, Co.Starters, to test a business idea and learn about entrepreneurship.

Meet Charlotte - Proactive + action + perserverance

November 27, 2017

Charlotte Ludwig

Meet Charlotte, one of our AUT fashion design graduates, who took the initiative to send her CV far and wide and landed a job at NZ knitwear company Sabatini.

How perseverance helps land a job after graduation

November 27, 2017

R Dawson

Meet Rebecca Dawson, AUT 2016 Communications graduate who sent CVs to every company in Edinburgh to land a job with Porter Novelli as an Account Executive.

Returning to my roots is where I found my passion

November 27, 2017

Briee Robinson

Briee Robinson – one of our AUT 2016 fashion design graduates - is loving being back in her home city, Christchurch, where she is finding a passion within the wider fashion industry in retail management.

Don't be afraid to challenge the norms

November 27, 2017

Zoe C

Meet Communications grad Zoë Chipperfield. “I work in creative marketing at PB Tech and love it! I have so much fun and I am a huge nerd so I get to combine geekery with marketing and have a blast every day.”

Internships can open up unexpected opportunities

November 27, 2017

Danielle Clent

Journalism graduate Danielle Clent maximised her internship with the Western Leader and Nor-west News to discover her passion and land a full-time role after graduation.