About the University of Waikato

The University of Waikato is committed to delivering a world-class education and research portfolio. With around 13,000 students and 1,500 staff, we offer a distinctive and rewarding university experience, while pursuing strong international links to advance knowledge.

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News and events

Stay up to date with what's happening at the University of Waikato.

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Celebrating excellence

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Major projects

We have some incredibly exciting projects underway, while others – like our proposed medical school – are waiting in the wings.

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Other major projects

Connecting people

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Job vacancies

We are immensely proud of our people. See our current vacancies and join our diverse team.