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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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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

When a cyber-intruder is in your home

11 Oct 2018

Locks and traditional alarms can’t keep cyber-criminals out, but a Waikato researcher has developed an app that can raise the alarm if your home network is breached.


Seven problems worth one million dollars

9 Oct 2018

Professor Geoff Holmes looks at magnitudes of scholarship, and the Millennium Prize Problems.


Forging a vision for security in a new age of disruptive techno-politics

21 Sep 2018

Experts from around the country and the world have gathered at University of Waikato to examine technologies that will challenge the very core of the country’s defence and security systems.


Waikato alumni doing their bit

10 Sep 2018

Three University of Waikato graduates are the driving force behind an innovative project to provide every Waikato Year 7 student with a micro:bit computer.


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Upcoming Events

International Conference On Asia-Pacific Digital Libraries 2018

19 Nov 2018
Since its beginnings in Hong Kong in 1998, ICADL has become one of the premiere international conferences for digital library…

Cyber Security Seminar: Australian Cybersecurity Policy at Federal Level (and its Relationship to both Cybercrime and Cyberconflict)

23 Nov 2018
David Sanger, the national security correspondent for the New York Times and author of the recent book “The Perfect Weapon:…

Australasian Conference on Combinatorial Mathematics and Combinatorial Computing 2018

10 Dec 2018
41ACCMCC will follow a similar format to previous conferences in the ACCMCC annual series, which is overseen by the Combinatorial…

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