AUT entry requirements

Business and Law

Undergraduate Course Min AFY Score*** Semester Intake Course Duration Additional Requirements and Subjects* English
Bachelor of Business – BBus
(Accounting, Business Information Systems, Design, Economics, Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Finance, Human Resource Management and Employment Relations, International Business, Management, Market Insights: Marketing, Advertising, Retailing, Sales)
270 Mar, Jul 3 years   English 65% minimum
Bachelor of Laws (LLB) 270 Mar 4 years   English 65% minimum

Culture and Society

Undergraduate Course Min AFY Score** Semester Intake Course Duration Additional Requirements and Subjects* English
Bachelor of Arts – BA
(Chinese, Conflict Resolution, Creative Writing, Criminology, Culinary Arts, Education, English and New Media Studies, Event Management, International Studies, Interpreting, Japanese, Maori Development, New Zealand Sign Language and Deaf Studies, NZSL- English Interpreting, Psychology, Social Sciences, Translation)
250 Mar, Jul 3 years Interview required for Chinese Language, Interpreting and Translation majors English 65% minimum for all majors except for Interpreting and Translation which require IELTS overall 7.0 plus advanced skills in a language other than English
Bachelor of Education – BEd
(Early Childhood Teaching, Primary Teaching)
250 Mar 3 years Interview, Police Clearance, Referee Reports, Literacy and Numeracy assessment, Disclosure form/Personal declaration IELTS 7.0 overall with no less than 7.0 in each ban
Bachelor of International Hospitality Management – BIHM
(Accommodation, Event Management, Food and Beverage,Human Resource Management, Marketing, Tourism)
250 Mar, Jul 3 years English 65% minimum
Bachelor of International Tourism Management – BITM
(Destination Management, Travel Management)
250 Mar, Jul 3 years English 65% minimum

Design and creative technologies

Undergraduate Course Min AFY Score** Semester Intake Course Duration Additional Requirements and Subjects* English
Bachelor of Communication Studies – BCS
(Advertising Creativity, Creative Industries, Digital Media, Journalism, Public Relations, Radio, Television and Screen Production)
260*** Mar 3 years CV, letter of application, writing test, interview required English 75% minimum
Bachelor of Computer and Information Sciences – BCIS
(Analytics, Computational Intelligence, Computer Science, IT Service Science, Networks and Security, Software Development)
250 Mar, Jul 3 years Preference will be given to applicants with Mathematics A and B English 65% minimum
Bachelor of Creative Technologies – BCT 270 Mar 3 years Portfolio and interview may be required. An average of 70% in two of design, science, art or mathematics subjects English 65% minimum
Bachelor of Design – BDes
(Digital Design, Fashion Design, Communication Design, Industrial Design, Spatial Design, Textile Design)
270* Mar 3 years Portfolio. An interview may be required English 75% minimum
Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) - BE(Hons)
(Architectural Engineering, Construction Engineering, Electrical & Electronic, Mechanical, Mechatronics Engineering, Software)
300 Mar, Jul 4 years Physics, Mathematics A and Mathematics B English 65% minimum
Bachelor of Engineering Technology – BEngTech
(Building Engineering, Computer and Mobile Systems, Electrical, Electronic and Network & Communication Engineering, Mechanical)
270 Mar, Jul 3 years Physics, Mathematics A and Mathematics B English 65% minimum
Bachelor of Science – BSc / Bachelor of Mathematical Sciences – BMathSc
(Analytics, Applied Mathematics, Astronomy, Computer Science)
270 Mar, Jul 3 years Preference will be given to applicants with Mathematics A and B. For Astronomy preference will be given to applicants with Physics English 65% minimum
Bachelor of Visual Arts – BVA
(Analytics, Applied Mathematics, Astronomy, Computer Science)
270* Mar 3 years Portfolio. An interview may be required English 75% minimum

Health and environmental sciences

Undergraduate Course Min AFY Score** Semester Intake Course Duration Additional Requirements and Subjects* English
Bachelor of Health Science ## 270* Mar, Jul 3 years ** English 65% minimum*
Bachelor of Health Science
(Case Management, Counselling, Health Administration, Health Promotion, Managing Care of the Older Person)##
270* Mar 3 years ** English 65% minimum*
Bachelor of Health Science in Paramedicine## 270* Mar, Jul 3 years ** At least one subject from Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics A or B IELTS 6.5 no band less than 6.5
Bachelor of Health Science in Psychology## 270* Mar, Jul 3 years ** English 65% minimum
Bachelor of Health Science (Midwifery)
(a 480 point programme in three calendar years)
270* Mar 3 years ** At least one subject from Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics A or B IELTS 7.0 overall with a minimum of 7.0 in Listening and Speaking and 6.5 in Reading and Writing
Bachelor of Health Science (Nursing) 270* Mar 3 years ** At least one subject from Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics A or B. IELTS 6.5 no band less than 6.5
Bachelor of Health Science (Occupational Therapy) 270* Mar 3 years ** IELTS 7.0 no band less than 6.5
Bachelor of Health Science
(Oral Health)
270* Mar 3 years ** At least one subject from Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics A or B. IELTS 7.0 no band less than 6.5
Bachelor of Health Science (Physiotherapy) 340* Mar 4 years ** IELTS 7.0 no band less than 6.5
Bachelor of Health Science (Podiatry) 270* Mar 3 years ** IELTS 7.0 no band less than 6.5
Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Science 330* Mar 4 years **Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics A and B IELTS 6.5 no band less than 6.0
Bachelor of Science
(Applied Conservation, Biomedical Science, Chemistry, Environmental Sciences, Food Safety, Food Science, Geospatial Science, Health Protection, Marine Biology, Microbiology)
270 Mar, Jul 3 years Preference will be given to students who have studied science subjects English 65% minimum#
Bachelor of Sport and Recreation
(Coaching, Health and Physical Education, Management, Outdoor Education, Physical Activity and Nutrition, Sport and Exercise Science)
270 Mar, Jul 3 years ** English 65% minimum#
CONJOINTS – Not offered on entry. Apply after one year in applicable degree. Degrees (with Engineering)

Minimum Academic and English entry requirements from Auckland Foundation Year (AFY) to gain guaranteed entry to degree programme for students applying for admission into the university in 2019.Age restriction: Students must turn 18 years old during their first semester of study at AUT to be eligible for entry.

## Students enrolled in these degrees may apply for a limited number of places that might be available in named clinical degrees.
^ AFY score includes the best 4 subjects (max 400)
## Students enrolled in these degrees may apply for a limited number of places that might be available in named clinical degrees.
* Places may be limited. Successful completion of the Foundation Certificate does not guarantee entry into these degrees
** For all Health Science programmes, Bachelor of Sport and Recreation and the Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Science, the following are required. Interview may be required, and the following are required: police check, additional health forms. These addenda will be outlined in full on the conditional offer sent to applicants. students must be capable of meeting the requirements of the Health Practitioners' Competence AssuranceAct (HPCA) and Vulnerable Children's ACT (VCA). The professional body (registration board) may impose additional requirements at the point of registration. The requirements detailed in the current AUT Calendar.
*** AFY score includes the best four subjects, excluding English (max 400)
# Students who gain an English score between 50%-65% may submit an IELTS (Academic) for programme entry. The required IELTS score for each programme is listed in the current AUT Calendar

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