Breadcrumbs

Computing & Mathematical Sciences

About Us

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

Study With Us

Study With Us

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

Three very Smart Ideas

22 Sep 2017

University of Waikato researchers have won three lots of funding from the government worth nearly three million dollars.


From telephone technician to app creator

22 Sep 2017

Steve Outram left school at 15, took up tertiary study at 49. Now he's one of the university's top mature students.


Digital citizenship - empowerment v control in the classroom

16 Aug 2017

The University of Waikato is working with BOYD school Hillcrest High to ensure students are aware of online safety.


Potential in the blockchain

10 Aug 2017

The decentralised and secure database we call the blockchain is ripe for development, according to computer scientist Steve Reeves.


Read more news

Upcoming Events

Global Game Jam 2018

26 Jan 2018
The Global Game Jam (GGJ) is a 48 hour game jam that takes place nearly simultaneously all over the world…

Cyber Security and Modern Business Short Course

22 Mar 2018
This short course provides Directors, CEOs and Managers with a practical toolkit to take back to their businesses, building understanding…

View all events


Quick Connect

Resources

Student Handbooks

iSchools Member

iSchools