Nau mai haere mai ki Te Pua Wānanga ki te Ao
Te Pua Wānanga ki te Ao
Faculty of Māori and Indigenous Studies
Nau mai, haere mai kia whakatauhia ngā hua ora o te puawānanga o Te Wao Nui a Tāne ki runga i a koutou.
We represent innovation and tradition in teaching and research, and provide global leadership in sustainable development and indigenous issues. We aim to arm students with knowledge to advance indigenous peoples through our teachings, research and expertise.
Ngā Whakaako me ngā Akoranga
Teaching & Learning
We teach subjects of strategic importance in the advancement of Māori, Pacific, and other indigenous peoples. Along with our research and practice, our teaching also places additional emphasis on sustainable development and the revitalisation of the Māori language.
Rangahau me ngā Whakatinanatanga
Research & Practice
Our staff include leading researchers in issues pertaining to Māori and Pacific Development, indigenous studies and culture and language revitalization. Through our research we provide national and international leadership in Māori, Pacific and indigenous issues and sustainable development.
University puts te reo and Kīngitanga at the forefront (18 September 2019)
Māori markets, a three-course meal served in te reo, and a keynote speech by Race Relations Commissioner Meng Foon were on th…
New funding for Kaumātua study (8 August 2019)
Waikato professor to lead $2.5 million Kaumātua study with a mana motuhake focus.
NAISA and sunshine (27 June 2019)
The first day of formal sessions is on at the Native American and Indigenous Studies Association Conference.
Historic gathering of Indigenous experts (26 June 2019)
The Native American and Indigenous Studies Association has started in Hamilton, with a record number attending.
Whakapā mai ki Te Pua Wānanga ki te Ao
Contact Te Pua Wānanga ki te Ao
+ 64 7 838 4737
Gate 8, Hillcrest Road