For the people who want to follow the leader, then overtake

For the people who want to follow the leader, then overtake

Enrol at a business school ranked in the top 1% worldwide.

Aim for the stars in your career and enrol at a business school ranked in the top 1% worldwide. Study at Waikato Management School and get the leading-edge business skills you need to help companies adapt, innovate, and succeed.

Become a digital storyteller

Get the industry-relevant skills you need to become a communications specialist, using a wide range of technologies - from websites and social media to film and sound.

Waikato's brand-new Bachelor of Communication will be introduced in 2021*, offering five exciting majors in Applied Digital Communication, Creative Media, Public Relations, Marketing, and Media Production.

(*subject to approval by CUAP).

Bachelor of Communication

Become a business innovator

Do you want to use innovative thinking, analytical or financial skills to help companies grow and achieve global success?

We offer two bachelor's degrees that feature practical work experience and real-world case studies, plus 14 subjects to choose from across the different areas of business and management. If you are looking for faster study options, check out our graduate certificates and diplomas.

Bachelor of Business
Bachelor of Management Studies with Honours
Graduate Certificates

Advance your career with masters study - start in November or Jan/March 2021

Don't get left behind, now is the time to upskill. A master's degree from Waikato Management School will give you specialist knowledge to advance further in your career, and increase your earning potential.

Master of Management
Master of Professional Accounting
Master of Business and Management

Master of Business Administration

Transform into an outstanding business leader with the Waikato MBA. This life-changing qualification will equip you with the agile mindset needed to drive continuous innovation within organisations; lead high-performing teams of people, and confidently manage any challenges that come your way.

Why study at Waikato Management School?

Top 1% of business schools globally, having achieved the prestigious Triple Crown Accreditation for the quality of our academic programmes.

1st in NZ for economics research quality (

1st in World for accounting information systems experimental research (BYU Rankings)

Ranked in the world's top 201-300 universities for:

Accounting & Finance
Business & Management Studies

(QS World University Subject Rankings 2020)

World class facilities

Waikato Management School boasts world class facilities and is located on the Hamilton campus.