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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.


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.


University of Waikato secures more than $6m in MBIE research funding

17 Sep 2019

The University of Waikato has received more than $6 million in research funding from the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE).

Time-of-flight technology and internet behaviour secure Kudos Awards for top researchers

6 Sep 2019

Two University of Waikato researchers have been recognised for their scientific prowess at the Kudos Awards dinner last night in Hamilton, New Zealand.

Student gets internship to NASA

27 Aug 2019

A University of Waikato student has landed the opportunity of a life-time by securing an internship with NASA.

Nice work if you can get it

13 Aug 2019

Young Londoner needs a job, walks into Waikato and becomes a research programmer.

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Upcoming Events

Seminar: Learning to Reason: from Question Answering to Problem Solving

17 Oct 2019
Recent advances in Machine Learning applied to Natural Language Processing have resulted in systems with quite impressive scores on Question-Answering…

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