AUT’s alumni community

AUT has over 100,000 graduates doing great things in New Zealand and around the world. The AUT alumni community exists to connect alumni with one another and with the university. Keep your details up to date to stay connected and discover the latest alumni news, benefits and events taking place world-wide.

Top alumni news

Insight Magazine 2019 cover

New Insight 2019

Read our 2019 digital version of Insight, the magazine for AUT alumni and friends.

THE rankings place AUT in NZ top three

THE rankings place AUT in NZ top three

AUT has significantly improved in global university rankings published today by the Times Higher Education.

Great graduates gather in Singapore

Singapore alumni event

Around 50 alumni and industry representatives gathered at AUT’s first Singapore alumni event at private members' club 1880 in July.

Great graduates celebrate 10 years of AUT-Vietnam partnership

Over 150 people attended a recent AUT event in Vietnam to celebrate the long-standing partnership between the University and Vietnam National University Ho Chi Minh City.

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Upcoming events

3rd Apr 2019 11:00am - 3rd Apr 2019 2:00pm
ICT and Engineering Career Fair 2019

ICT and Engineering Career Fair 2019

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Outstanding alumni

Around the globe, our remarkable and influential alumni are making an impact on their communities, countries and professions. Here are a few of their inspiring stories, with more exciting news and profiles to come.

Lucie Sutichunta

Lucie Sutichunta

Fashion & Lifestyle Writer, Vogue Thailand, Bangkok

Andrew McKechnie

Andrew McKechnie

SVP, Chief Creative Officer at Verizon, New York

Ivan Fuyala

Ivan Fuyala

Senior Vice President Commercial Partnership, Vevo, New York City

Gary Wang

Gary Wang

Founder of LockInChina, Beijing, China

Cathy Carter

Cathy Carter

Photographer and Installation Artist

Hongtu (Sam) Li

Hongtu (Sam) Li

Founder/Owner, Dr Sam Li Sport and Rehabilitation Hospital, Beijing, China

Jenny Joblin

Jenny Joblin

Creative Director, Federation

Kevin (Zhongwei) Li

Kevin (Zhongwei) Li

National Sales Manager, Julius Meinl Coffee, Shanghai, China

Daniel Zhou

Daniel Zhou

Managing Director, Huawei, Shanghai, China

Erin Bowerman

Erin Bowerman

Strength and Conditioning Coach, The Royal Ballet School (White Lodge), London

Simon Fathers

Simon Fathers

Director of Performance, SFPT – Simon Fathers Performance Training, San Francisco

Briony Sowden

Briony Sowden

Broadcast Journalist, BBC World News, London

Nadeesha Godamunne

Nadeesha Godamunne

Freelance Illustrator, New York

Bridget Dawson

Bridget Dawson

Development and Fundraising Programme Manager, Educate Together, Dublin, Ireland

Tee Twyford

Tee Twyford

Founder, HUSTLE + hush

Claire Starkey

Claire Starkey

Editor in Chief, Cleo magazine, Singapore

Wenrui (Dorothy) Dai

Wenrui (Dorothy) Dai

Director, Shanghai Matamata Film Production, Shanghai, China

Kate Taylor

Kate Taylor

Head of Global Growth Operations at Twitter, San Francisco

Kerrin Leoni

Kerrin Leoni

Founder of Mana Aroha Charity / Contract Social Worker

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Contact us

Phone: 0800 AUT UNI

Email: alumni@aut.ac.nz