Auckland University of Technology
The Auckland University of Technology is present in Auckland, New Zealand. This university was formed in the year 2000 when Auckland Institute of Technology was granted with the university status. The major campus is on Wellesley Street in Central Business district in Auckland. This university has 3 secondary campuses in North Shore, Manukau, and the Millennium Institute of Sport and Health.
This university enrolled around 27141 distinct students in the year 2010, which included 3154 international students from over 81 source countries. This goes to prove that study in New Zealand is regarded high by most of the international students. Most of the domestic students studied full-time while 82% of them enrolled themselves in a bachelor’s degree or higher qualification. Additionally, this university employed 1916 full-time staff to offer academic, administrative and support services for the students.
This university endorses itself as an advocate of creative approaches to teaching, learning and research. Especially, its concentration is on offering a practical “real world” approach, making sure excellence in teaching, learning and developing exceptional graduates for practice in their selected fields. The learning environment of this university supports the interaction between students and the lecturers. This particular approach aims to expand skills of high value to the employers.