Nau mai haere mai ki Te Pua Wānanga ki te Ao
Te Pua Wānanga ki te Ao
Faculty of Māori and Indigenous Studies
Nau mai, haere mai kia whakatauhia ngā hua ora o te puawānanga o Te Wao Nui a Tāne ki runga i a koutou.
We represent innovation and tradition in teaching and research, and provide global leadership in sustainable development and indigenous issues. We aim to arm students with knowledge to advance indigenous peoples through our teachings, research and expertise.
Ngā Whakaako me ngā Akoranga
Teaching & Learning
We teach subjects of strategic importance in the advancement of Māori, Pacific, and other indigenous peoples. Along with our research and practice, our teaching also places additional emphasis on sustainable development and the revitalisation of the Māori language.
Rangahau me ngā Whakatinanatanga
Research & Practice
Our staff include leading researchers in issues pertaining to Māori and Pacific Development, indigenous studies and culture and language revitalization. Through our research we provide national and international leadership in Māori, Pacific and indigenous issues and sustainable development.
Accolade for leading te reo Māori advocate (24 November 2017)
Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Māori - The Māori Language Commission has given Professor Pou Temara a Lifetime Achievement award.
Guidelines for the use of Indigenous health data (6 November 2017)
How Māori can benefit from the power of data for health and wellbeing.
Matariki in English and te reo Māori (21 September 2017)
Dr Rangi Matamua's book Matariki - The Star of the Year was a hit in English, and now it's available in te reo Māori.
Waikato project to help people adapting to climate change (26 June 2017)
A team of Waikato researchers have won a $270,000 research grant from the Deep South National Science Challenge to engage wit…
Whakapā mai ki Te Pua Wānanga ki te Ao
Contact Te Pua Wānanga ki te Ao
+ 64 7 838 4737
Gate 8, Hillcrest Road