News and Updates
Download the University of Waikato Annual Report 2016
The Annual Report provides detailed information on the University's financial status and summarises the activities and achievements of the University.
From words to music
Two University of Waikato student composers have hit the right notes, making the finals of a national competition.
Three very Smart Ideas
University of Waikato researchers have won three lots of funding from the government worth nearly three million dollars.
Four tauira win Dame Te Atairangikaahu scholarships
Four University of Waikato wāhine passionate about the taiao (environment) win Dame Te Atairangikaahu Scholarships.
$5m boost for Waikato Medical School
The proposed Waikato Medical School received a major boost with Sir Owen Glenn committing $5 million to support the development.
University of Waikato continues to climb global rankings
The University of Waikato’s rapid ascent of world university rankings was further confirmed today, with the release of the Times Higher Education (THE) rankings. The University is now ranked third equal in New Zealand.
Medical School announcement acknowledges rural health crisis
National’s election promise to establish a School of Rural Medicine acknowledges the extent of the health crisis facing rural and vulnerable New Zealanders, says Vice-Chancellor Professor Neil Quigley.
One week in Bangkok...
A week-long international leadership symposium in Thailand proved educational, informative and entertaining for Communications student Crystal Tawhai.
A sound argument
Professor Jonathan Scott has received seed funding from the SfTI National Science Challenge to investigate new and faster methods to measure sound.
Determined tenor wins singing comp after major ear surgery
Rising opera star and University of Waikato alumnus Filipe Manu took out top prize at the Australian Singing Competition, beating four Australian singers to do so.