Welcome to Te Piringa - Faculty of Law
The study and practice of law is exciting, challenging and extremely rewarding. This website will provide you with detailed information about the Waikato law programmes, career opportunities for graduates and the excellent facilities and extensive resources offered to students. Learn more about Te Piringa - Faculty of Law.
The Bachelor of Laws degree is the professional qualification and pathway to legal practice as well as a range of careers in business, non-governmental organisations and public service. Our flexible Diploma in Law programme provides an insight into the legal system and valuable skills in legal research and writing.
We provide a range of programmes to suit those who wish to further their legal education. The study of legal policy and law in its political, economic and social context play a central role, as does commitment to the development of culturally proficient legal professionals.
What do Kiwis think of encryption? 17 Dec 2018
New research by University of Waikato academics reveals what people value most when using encryption.
How to live a legacy 30 Nov 2018
PhD student Season-Mary Downs has been given an award from the Māori Law Association to recognise her work in the Northland community.
Waikato students off to Asia and Latin America 20 Nov 2018
Waikato students have been awarded a combined total of $304,685 through the Prime Minister’s Scholarship for Asia and Latin America.
Waikato success at National Kaupapa Māori Moot 23 Oct 2018
Waikato Māori law student Edmond Carrucan took out the Manukura Trophy for the winning team at the National Kaupapa Māori Moot competition last week.