Research at Te Ara Poutama

Our research expertise covers a broad spectrum from te reo and tikanga Māori to Māori media and multimedia. We are excited about the opportunities our expertise and unique support provides postgraduate students in these areas.

Research expertise

Our staff have research expertise and interests in a wide range of areas - from Māori business and entrepreneurship, to Māori media, mātauranga Māori, New Zealand History and the Treaty of Waitangi.

Te Kaharoa eJournal on Indigenous Pacific issues

Te Kaharoa is a free access, multi-disciplinary, refereed, electronic journal with a focus on indigenous issues in the Pacific region. It accepts but is not limited to articles dealing with language, culture, art, history, anthropology, development studies, and other disciplines associated with the indigenous peoples of the Pacific.

Postgraduate programmes

Our advanced qualifications in Māori and indigenous development offer a unique opportunity to combine learning about te ao Māori with exploring best practice business models. We offer a range of postgraduate programmes with a research component, including master's degrees and a Doctor of Philosophy. Our supervisors and funded projects give postgraduate students the opportunity to really explore their potential.

Postgraduate support

We focus on supporting students in their academic pursuits. Postgraduate wānanga and a dedicated postgraduate room are part of the unique support system that Te Ara Poutama has in place.

Last updated: 01-Nov-2016 1.16pm

The information on this page was correct at time of publication. For a comprehensive overview of AUT qualifications, please refer to the Academic Calendar.