Waikato offers undergraduate qualifications in Computer Science, Design, Software Engineering and Mathematics and Statistics. These qualifications are internationally recognised, and our subjects can be combined with other disciplines to give you a leading edge in the workplace.

Computer Science

Computer Science is rapidly changing the world we live in. Studying Computer Science at the University of Waikato, you'll learn about software systems and how people and computers interact. You’ll also learn how to create new software, and ensure it's easy for people to use.

Bachelor of Computer Science
Bachelor of Science

Data Analytics

Enhance productivity and help make more informed decisions, while using your Computer Science and Statistical analysis skills, through Data Analytics.

Bachelor of Science


The study of Design combines an understanding of human needs and desires, forming creative solutions, prototyping and developing artefacts and evaluating their impact and effectiveness in society. The Bachelor of Design offers four subjects you can Major in:

Bachelor of Design

Software Engineering

Software is everywhere: from spacecraft to smart watches. Software Engineers design, develop, maintain and oversee complex software-intensive projects while assuring their quality. These highly interconnected systems must meet multiple requirements, including correctness, usability, performance, safety and security.

They leverage technologies, such as cloud, web, database, networks, mobile, IoT and embedded systems.

Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)


Mathematics is a subject of vital importance that underpins many activities of our modern world. 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.

Bachelor of Science