International Excellence Scholarship
The University of Waikato has a scholarship for international students who have demonstrated excellence in their previous studies. Successful candidates will be globally minded, innovative thinkers committed to becoming life-long ambassadors for the University of Waikato.
Level of study
- Pre-degree (foundation)
- Postgraduate taught
The international scholarships are available for students from the following countries:
Brazil, Columbia, Mexico
Germany, UK, France, Norway
China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, South Korea, Japan
India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Bhutan, Nepal
South East Asia
Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, Vietnam, Philippines
Up to NZ$5,000 applied to tuition fees.
Academic selection criteria
These scholarships for international students will be awarded to students who can demonstrate academic excellence, and potential to become global ambassadors for the University of Waikato.
If you want to apply for this scholarship, you will first need to submit an 'Application to Enrol' and then submit a scholarship application. Once you have an offer, we will process your application for a scholarship.
If you already have an offer to study with us apply now for the University of Waikato International Scholarship.
- Strong international rankings
- Academics who listen and work with you to achieve your goals
- Practical and one-to-one learning opportunities such as internships
- Industry-relevant programmes
- Strong industry connections
- Comprehensive international student support
- Affordable living in Hamilton
- Our graduates are sought after all over the world
- Our programmes are globally-focused
- A strong connection to Māori and indigenous culture