The city of Auckland is a metropolitan city in the North Island of New Zealand. It is the most populous urban area in the country and has a population of 1.6 million and is a diverse, multicultural and cosmopolitan city. It is ranked among the world’s most livable cities. The city has cool summers and cool but not cold winters under the Koppen climate classification of oceanic climate. Some of the attractions in this city include The Sky Tower, Auckland War Memorial Museum, Auckland Zoo and Waitemata Harbour.
The Auckland University of Technology (AUT) was originally established as Auckland Technical School in 1895 offering only evening classes and got its current name when it got university status in the year 2000. AUT has three campuses – City, North and South and a training institute – Millennium located at Mairangi Bay. It offers undergraduate and postgraduate degrees and also diploma and certificate programmes under its five faculties or divisions. The AUT Business School has been recognised as one of the top business schools in the world by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International. AUT is the 3rd highest ranked university in New Zealand and was ranked in the top 2% of the universities worldwide in 2018 by the QS World University Rankings. The institution has built strong partnerships with quality research and educational institutions, industry, NGOs and government bodies around the world to enhance opportunities to its students.
The Master of Business Administration programme is highly regarded by employers and designed to offer you maximum flexibility. The curriculum is designed to meet the needs of the fast paced and complex business environment, where leaders need an advanced understanding of all business divisions and managing cross-cultural teams. Faculty for this programme are leaders in their field, and classes focus on current professional practice and the experiences, learning and challenges of your own work environment. This programme can be completed in 1.5 years if taken in full time mode and in 4 years if taken in the part time mode. To complete this programme you must earn 180 points comprising core papers of 135 points and elective papers of 45 points. The elective papers can be taken from other areas in AUT or at one of AUT’s international business school partners. Some of the subjects taught as a part of this course are
Operations Management, Global Business Perspectives, Business Strategy and Implementation, Information Technology Management, Sustainability and Change and Dynamics of Organisational Behaviour.
Classes for this course will be conducted at the below venue:
Auckland University of Technology (AUT)
Building WA, level 2
55 Wellesley Street East
Auckland Central 1010, New Zealand
Students interested in pursuing this course and looking for more information like admission requirements and procedures, course fees, full list of subjects taught, accommodation options etc. can look up the link
The Master of Business Administration (MBA) is for those aspiring to senior management level, those already in senior management who want to realise their full potential, or those who are self-employed looking for the business skills to succeed. Successful candidates of this course have the capability, credibility and judgement to manage significant projects, teams, business units and organisations. They can provide inspired leadership from a multidisciplinary perspective in business, coupled with an assertive and principled approach to quality in their practice as professionals.