People of AUT

Michelle Young - AUT Edge Award Overall Achiever

August 22, 2018

Michelle Young

Michelle Young found her edge by overcoming her shyness and undertaking the AUT Edge Award. Not only did she develop the confidence to enter the AUT X Challenge, Co.Starters, but she won the AUT Edge Award inaugural Overall Achiever Prize from Seek NZ.

Volunteering Supremo

August 7, 2018

Volunteering winner

Volunteering is great for the soul - but also for your job prospects. Employers say 90% of all employers will interview someone with volunteering on their CV over someone who hasn't, according to SEEK NZ General Manager. Read about our Volunteering Prizewinner Kelly D'Mello.

Meet AUT Law grad - Matthew Hague

May 29, 2018

Matthew Law Grad

Meet 2016 AUT Law grad Lieutenant Matthew Hague who talks about his career journey with the New Zealand Defence Force, where he is now Assistant Director Court of Inquiry and Coordination for the Defence Legal Services.

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.

Meet our AUT physiotherapy grads

February 23, 2018

Our team is very excited to host the very 1st Physiotherapy Match Ready on Friday 2 March to help equip students for the workplace, give them the opportunity to network with future employers and learn about graduate opportunities.

We are pleased to welcome employers from the ACC, Auckland DHB, Counties Manukau DHB and Waitemata DHB to talk to our current AUT students.

Some of our AUT physiotherapy graduates share their own experiences about their own career journey, why they pursued physiotherapy and where they are now.

Meet Employability Specialist Shaun Pulman

January 16, 2018


A ‘tertiary traveller’, Shaun Pulman brings a comprehensive understanding of the tertiary sector and the workplace to his role as employability specialist at AUT.

Class of 2017 - Meet Chandy

January 12, 2018

C Jorga

Meet Chandy Borja who studied a Bachelor of International Tourism Management and is part of our AUT Class of 2017 Spotlight series.

Class of 2017 - Meet Mohammad

December 15, 2017

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Meet Mohammad Ladha who studied a Bachelor of Computer and Information Sciences (Networks and Security) and is part of our AUT Class of 2017 Spotlight series.

Class of 2017 - Meet Jason

December 4, 2017

Meet Jason Clarke who studied a Bachelor of Sport and Recreation and is part of our AUT Class of 2017 Spotlight series.


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