Research and Commercialisation

The University of Waikato is keen to develop new research partnerships in a range of fields and applications.

With internationally-recognised research capabilities and facilities across numerous disciplines, we strive to deliver pioneering research and transfer that knowledge into industry and government sectors.

Key Research Sectors

We have established research partnerships with industry, government, education and business across a number of key research sectors.

Partnership & Commercialisation Opportunities

For partnership and commercialisation opportunities with the University of Waikato, please see the KiwiNet Innovation Database.


The Research and Enterprise Office can help connect you with University of Waikato staff and student researchers and provide support for all research-related activities.

Research & Enterprise Office
Phone: +64 7 838 4166
Email: [email protected]

External enquiries are also welcome through our contact form or please contact one of our Research/Business Development Managers.