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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

Learning to discriminate: Can machines learn to identify pest species from photos?

3 Jul 2019

University of Waikato's Professor of Computer Science Eibe Frank will discuss machine learning at a free public lecture on 16 July.


Torutek, truly a Waikato business

2 Jul 2019

There’s a technology start-up based at Waikato Innovation Park whose workforce have something in common – they are all graduates of the University of Waikato.


One smart shirt

20 Jun 2019

A shirt with sensors could help improve forestry worker safety.


University of Waikato climbs international rankings

19 Jun 2019

For the sixth year running, the University of Waikato has climbed up the QS World University Rankings and now sits at 266 out of 1,000 institutions worldwide.


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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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