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Waikato men, Washington women prevail in Gallagher Great Race

The Waikato University men’s eight, who lost a rower overboard, recovered to claim victory in the Gallagher Great Race on Waikato River in Hamilton on Sunday.

Marking women’s suffrage

It’s 121 years ago today (September 19) that New Zealand women were granted the vote – the first nation in the world to do so.

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University of Waikato holds its own on global stage

The University of Waikato has maintained its position among the world's best in the latest round of global rankings released today.

Jobs and markets to come from project funding

A six-year, $12million cyber security project could create a new industry and put New Zealand on the cyber security map.

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Postgraduate Month

Postgraduate Month

Come along to the various information sessions and events in October and discover how postgraduate study at the University of Waikato can enhance your career. 1 - 31 October

Kingitanga Day

Kīngitanga Day

Come and enjoy a University-wide programme of presentations, panels, workshops, displays and performances on Kīngitanga Day. 18 September

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Gallagher Great Race 2014

Come along to the Great Race and witness the best of university rowing by bringing together varsity crews from around the globe to race against our home crew. Be sure to catch the action at the Ferry Bank (Grantham St) on September 18, 2014.

Kīngitanga Day 2014 - preview

Kīngitanga Day is an opportunity for students, staff and the wider community to celebrate the University's distinctive identity, heritage and relationships. A fun and vibrant day is anticipated for the University and the community.

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Distinctively Waikato

Waikato has the highest proportion of female professors and associate professors of all New Zealand universities. Women make up one-quarter of Waikato’s professors, and more than one-third of its associate professors.

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Gallagher Academy of Performing Arts

Gallagher Academy of Performing Arts

The Academy hosts performances by professional artists and local community events. Find out what's on at the Academy.


Eli Muller, Master of Science (Physics / Mathematics)

Physics was Eli's favourite subject all through high school so he didn't find choosing his degree particularly difficult. Read More

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