Auckland University Of Technology Mechanical Engineering Faculty

The Mechanical Engineering department is part of engineering, computer and mathematical sciences at AUT.

The study of mechanical engineering at AUT prepares students to solve complex engineering problems. Students also gain a firm understanding of industrial computing, and the latest simulation techniques and methodologies to evaluate new materials, products and processes.

Undergraduate courses

Undergraduate study in mechanical engineering will give you a solid grounding in this area.

  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) in Maritime Engineering
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) in Mechanical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) in Mechatronics Engineering
  • Bachelor of Engineering Technology in Mechanical Engineering

Postgraduate courses

The Mechanical Engineering department offers a range of postgraduate degrees:

  • Postgraduate Certificate in Engineering
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Engineering
  • Master of Engineering
  • Master of Philosophy
  • Doctor of Philosophy

Mechanical Engineering Faculty

Head of Department

Mike Protheroe


Ahmed Al-Jumaily
Steve Henry
Zhan Chen

Emeritus Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Thomas Neitzert

Associate Professors

Andrew Lowe
Loulin Huang
Roy Nates
Sarat Singamneni
Tim Pasang
Xiaowen Yuan

Programme Leaders

Loulin Huang
Maziar Ramezani
Mike Protheroe
Tim Anderson

Senior Lecturers

Alan Jowitt
Bill Longstaff
Chris Whittington
David White
John Prince 
Maziar Ramezani
Michael Gschwendtner
Mike Protheroe
Peter Hooper
Tim Anderson


Lorenzo Garcia
Makirai Henry
Marcel Schaefer
Maximiano Ramos
Paul Elliott
Tet Chuan Lee

Contact details

Contact us online
Phone 0800 AUT UNI (0800 288 864)

School of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences
WZ Building, Level 3 
6 St Paul Street 
Auckland City
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South Campus 
640 Great South Road 
Manukau, Auckland
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