Webinars and Virtual Events

The University of Waikato hosts various online events throughout the year to give our prospective students detailed information on a host of informative topics to help you better prepare for your move to New Zealand and starting your studies with us.

Upcoming webinars

Come along and get your questions answered live by our friendly team. Reserve your place by clicking the registration links below:

Past webinars

Missed one of our previous webinars? No problem, watch in your own time by viewing the recording.

Master of Business Management

6pm NZST, 31st August 2023

Join Jason Matangi, our Director of Global Engagement and Program lead Pavitra Ramaswamy to discuss our popular and in demand Master of Business & Management qualification. This is your chance to put your questions to our Management School and learn more about the course, and the exciting career and post study work opportunities.

Master of Information Technology

6pm NZST, 6th September 2023

Our Industry Engagement Manager and AGS Developer Dr. Alvin Yeo presents this informative session discussing our Master of Information Technology programme along with Head of School David Bainbridge.

Careers & Employability in New Zealand

6pm NZST, 12th September 2023

Exciting panelist line up to discuss the support services available to our international students in career development, internship oppourtnities and wider industry connections the university enjoys.

Master of Professional Accounting

6pm NZST, 13th September 2023

This internationally recognised masters degree will prepare you to launch a professional career in accounting after just 12 months of study. Start your academic journey towards becoming a Chartered Account by joining our webinar.

Bachelor of Business

6pm NZST, 14th September 2023

Unlock your potential with the new Bachelor of Business at Waikato. Real -world learning experiences, academic excellence and flexible study options. Join our academics to learn more.

Virtual events hosted by our international student ambassadors

As well as informative webinars on our various programmes and general university information, we are also proud to showcase the successes of our current international student ambassadors. Learn more about their unique journeys to Waikato University as they share tips, experiences and guidance.


与怀卡托大学的学生文迪来交谈 - Speak to a Waikato student from China

3rd September 2023


Join Wendy, a current postgraduate student at the University of Waikato hailing from Wuhan to hear about his move to New Zealand and life studying with us. A unique opportunity to listen to a current student and frequently asked questions. Please note this webinar was conducted in Chinese.


Speak to a current Waikato student from India

27th August 2023

Watch on demand our webinar led by our current Postgraduate student, Shipra. Hailing from Delhi, Shipra gives an overview into her move to New Zealand and what life is like studying at the University of Waikato before answering questions. A great opportunity to hear from someone who has made the move from India.


Speak to a current Waikato student from Malaysia

26th August 2023

Join Nazeeha, a current undergraduate student from Kedah to hear about her move to New Zealand and life studying with us. She also discusses common questions and advice for Malaysian students joining the University of Waikato.