PhD – Doctor of Philosophy in Hospitality, Tourism and Events in Auckland University of technology

Auckland University of technology

Campus: Auckland

Duration: 1.5 years

Intake: July

*Fee: NZ$36,950.00 per year

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AUT is counted among the top Universities for the hospitality schools in the world and this is definitely going to lead the student’s way to the rewarding career ahead.  Providing workplace experience is mandatory in AUT in order to give unique experience to the students. The students are made to learn skills regarding hospitality at the campus of AUT, in their own training restaurants which are also open to public. By doing PhD in this sector, the students will be able to conduct experiments and researches which will benefit the business and society. A significant contribution will be made by the researcher to this field of study and society. The students will be guided by the AUT’s academic supervisors and they’re globally recognised for their research.

Career Outcomes:

  • Researcher
  • Academician
  • Expert
  • Senior managerial Roles
    Eligibility criteria:


    The students must have done their masters with hons in the same field in order to go for research in hospitality industry at AUT.

    English Proficiency Score

    1. IELTS (Academic) 6.5 overall bands Score, 7.0 in writing and 6.0 in other bands
    2. TOEFL iBT score of 90
    3. PTE : 58 score

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