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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

US ambassador drops in

8 Jun 2018

US Ambassador Scott Brown was keen to hear about research being done in cyber security and crime science.


What on Earth is that?

6 Jun 2018

Scientists are using artificial intelligence to quickly identify pest plants and insects.


Deterring cyber attacks: old problems, new solutions

6 Jun 2018

Dr Joe Burton looks at how we change responses to cyber attacks.


From Waikato to leading the world in Artificial General Intelligence

9 May 2018

Dr Shane Legg started out with a Dick Smith’s computer for his 10th birthday, now he is at the forefront of a new computing revolution.


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Upcoming Events

Training: NZISCS (ISC)2 CISSP CBK Seminar

25 Jun 2018
The CISSP certification is ideal for security practitioners, managers and executives interested in proving their knowledge across a wide array…

Seminar: The Search for Emotions in Language

10 Jul 2018
Emotions are central to human experience and behavior. They are crucial for organizing meaning and reasoning about the world we…

Cyber Security Challenge

13 Jul 2018
Join us for the 5th annual Cyber Security Challenge hosted by CROW (Cyber Security Researchers of Waikato).

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