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.
Three new professors announced (22 July 2022)
University of Waikato Vice-Chancellor, Professor Neil Quigley has today shared the appointment of some distinguished Universi…
Nikki Barrett is locking down the detail for her Fulbright-Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga Graduate Award.
Celebrating Matariki at Waikato (23 June 2022)
The University of Waikato has celebrated Matariki with a number of public and staff events at its campuses in Kirikiriroa (Ha…
Where’s your Mauri Tau? (13 May 2022)
A lack of resources and a longing for whānau connection were the impetus behind a new book, Kei whea a Mauri Tau - Where is M…
Whakapā mai ki Te Pua Wānanga ki te Ao
Contact Te Pua Wānanga ki te Ao
+ 64 7 838 4737
Gate 8, Hillcrest Road