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.