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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.

A top award for an excellent teacher

Waikato computer scientist Dr Te Taka Keegan wins New Zealand's supreme award for excellence in tertiary teaching.


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Waikato Emeritus Professor recognised in 2018 Honours list

Emeritus Professor Roger Moltzen has been made a Member of the New Zealand Order of Merit for his services to education.

Collaborative Evidence Based Policing Centre opens

The initiative involving the University of Waikato and New Zealand Police brings together research and frontline expertise.

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Featured Events

Orientation 

With a programme full of activities, introductions and giveaways, Orientation is an exciting time to get familiar with your campus, make new friends, and get yourself set up for the start of a busy year.

19-23 February

Open Day 2018

Open Day is the perfect chance to spend a day on campus, explore study options, chat to our staff and students, win lots of cool prizes, and get a taste of Waikato student life.

18 May


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Study Computer Graphic Design at the University of Waikato: Victoria Choi

University of Waikato Bachelor of Computer Graphic Design student, Victoria Choi, explains the benefits in studying a Computer Graphic Design degree at the University of Waikato.

Sir Edmund Hillary Scholarship: Sarah Young - Equestrian

University of Waikato second year communications student and Sir Edmund Hillary Scholar, Sarah Young, has recently been crowned the New Zealand Young Rider Three-Day-Event Champion.


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