Study Abroad and Study Exchange

Find out how to apply to the University of Waikato as a student exchange or study abroad student.

Am I an exchange or study abroad student?

View our exchange partner list to find out if your home university has an agreement with the University of Waikato.

  • If your university is an exchange partner, contact your home university directly for student exchange application instructions.
  • If your university is not on the exchange partner list, you will apply as a study abroad student.

Application deadlines:

Semester A (February – June): 1  December

Semester B (July – November): 1 May

To ensure your application is processed in time to secure on-campus housing and arrange your student visa and travel plans, we recommend applying well before the application deadlines.