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About Us

Our aim is to prepare you for a wide variety of careers, equipping you with the skills for academic and professional success. Read More

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We welcome all of our potential new students and look forward to seeing you complete your studies and go on to future success in your careers. Read More

Department of Computer Science

The Department of Computer Science at the University of Waikato has a strong international reputation for both its teaching and research. We are proud to be recognised as among the best in the world in the area of Computer Science and Information Systems - with a top 250 world ranking by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS).


Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Employers recognise University of Waikato Mathematics graduates for their analytical and problem solving skills as well as their high level of numeracy, which are critical skills for a broad range of jobs.

Studying Statistics at the University of Waikato will help you to become a critical decision maker in industry.  You'll know how to collect and analyse data to lead organisations to informed decisions rather than just hunches or guesses.


Design

The study of Design comprises a well-balanced combination of analytical, technological and creative abilities. University of Waikato Bachelor of Design (BDes) graduates are trained to use a variety of skills to operate in a wide range of social contexts using a diverse array of media.  You can choose from three majors: Communication Design Interface Design, and Media Design.


News

Waikato computer science graduates making an impact

9 May 2019

Hamilton-based internet service provider Lightwire is always on the lookout for the best and brightest computer scientists, having hired 18 University of Waikato graduates in the last decade alone.


Waikato computer scientists have the X factor

8 May 2019

While some employers look overseas for computer scientists to cover their needs, Hamilton software firm Company-X makes a point of hiring a large number of Waikato alumni.


Fieldays scholarship for agri students

17 Apr 2019

Masters and PhD students studying at Waikato can apply for the National Agricultural Fieldays Sir Don Llewellyn Scholarship.


Hi-tech for public good

10 Apr 2019

The university's WAND Group in the finals of New Zealand’s Hi-Tech Awards for its lawful interception program.


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Upcoming Events

CISSP (ISC)² CBK Training Workshop

5 Aug 2019
The University of Waikato is the NZ official training provider for the prestigious (ISC)2 certification training program. The next workshop…

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