Study Abroad in Auckland
City and Academic Overview

Academic Programs

AUT University


Study Abroad in Auckland

API students have the opportunity to study abroad in Auckland at the innovative AUT University. Founded in 1895, AUT University describes itself as “the university for the changing world,” is focused on providing student-centered, innovation and responsive learning experiences. The main campus is in the heart of the city, a mere 10-15 minute walk to the harbor area. Approximately 22,000 students are enrolled at AUT University, of which nearly 4,000 are international students.

Students can choose from subjects such as art and design, business, computer science, environmental science, hospitality and tourism, Maori studies, public policy, sport and recreation, and much more.

City Information

Located on the northwestern tip of the North Island, Auckland (population 1.5 million) is the largest city in New Zealand, and home to an eclectic population of Europeans and Pacific Islanders. Known as the “City of Sails” for the abundance of boats in its harbor, the metropolitan area features over 100 miles of coastline. Come study abroad with API in Auckland and see for yourself why the city is consistently rated one of the world’s most livable cities!



Why Auckland?

  • World’s 3rd highest quality of living
  • Largest city in New Zealand
  • Known as the “City of Sails”
  • Over 100 miles of pristine beaches
  • AACSB accreditation