News & Events: Press Releases
On Friday 16 March, the University is hosting the Tauranga Study Options Fair to introduce our new Tauranga city campus, the academic programmes that will be offered and the student experience that will be unique to the beautiful Bay of Plenty.
The latest QS subject rankings have 13 University of Waikato disciplines ranked in the top 300 delivered around the world.
Wāhine Toa of Waikato acknowledged by Barack Obama (23 March 2018)
University of Waikato’s Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Māori, Dr Sarah-Jane Tiakiwai was one of a small group influential Māori women invited to meet Barack Obama during his time in New Zealand.
Long and successful careers acknowledged (21 March 2018)
An engineer and two education experts are now Emeritus Professors.
Waikato MBA team wins most innovative business award (21 March 2018)
Four University of Waikato MBA students have secured second place in New Zealand’s biggest startup competition, walking away with the 2018 Most Innovative Business Idea Award.
Waikato University professors go ‘viral’ (16 March 2018)
An overseas research group of scientists is paying tribute to two University of Waikato Emeritus Professors by naming two new species of thermophilic bacteria after them.
The slippery grammar of spoken vs written English (15 March 2018)
Dr Andreea Calude looks at grammar's hard-to-pin-down nature.
The molecular dance of life (15 March 2018)
University of Waikato researchers are helping to solve one of life's scientific mysteries - how enzymes work and evolve.
Groundbreaking visit by Prime Minister of Vietnam (14 March 2018)
His Excellency Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc and a delegation of high-ranking government officials have visited the University of Waikato, to mark the significance of the educational partnership.