AUT Edge Award: develop leadership and employability skills

The AUT Edge Award challenges and encourages you to develop skills at AUT through volunteering, leadership and employability activities. The AUT Edge Award is open to any enrolled AUT student. When completed, it will be acknowledged on your academic transcript.

Improve your employability skills

As well as good academic grades, employers want graduates with strong life/employability skills; communication, collaboration, co-operation, curiosity and creativity. The AUT Edge Award helps you develop these skills in fun and challenging ways.

You may be surprised at how much you are already doing that meets the requirements of the AUT Edge Award – check out the four components of the award to find out more. Sharpen your edge!

Book an info session

Want to find out more about this award? Go to Elab Online,click on ‘Events’ and book into an AUT Edge Award information session.

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Contact us

Drop into the Employability Lab or email us:
employability@aut.ac.nz

Live Chat

Have a quick career question? Ask it on Elab Online (look for the red pop-up)

Locations on campus

Visit us at the Employability Lab at the City Campus in WA202.

We're also at:

  • North Campus: Tuesdays in AS, level 2
  • South Campus: Mondays in MB, level 1 reception

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