Guide to choosing school subjects

What's on Offer?

A degree from the University of Waikato prepares you as a future leader, ready to take on the world's challenges. We have a range of degrees to choose from and also offer pathways to university to help you get started in study if you don't have University Entrance.

Selection of Subjects

Waikato makes it easy to study an exciting range of subjects. Our flexible degree structure means you can take papers from a variety of disciplines, and shape the qualification that will keep your skills in demand. So whether you want to study subjects as diverse as music and law, or biology and economics, you can choose from our comprehensive list of undergraduate subjects and start your journey towards an exciting new future.

Undergraduate Degrees

Waikato has a broad range of degrees and flexible degree structures so that you can build a degree to suit your interests and career plans. If you're interested in taking two or more subjects that aren't available under the same degree, why not think about a conjoint degree? With a conjoint degree, you will study the subjects you love and sculpt your passions into a qualification that will achieve your dream career.

Pathways to University

The University of Waikato College puts tertiary study into your reach. If you didn’t get the marks needed for direct entry into university, then Waikato has a pathway to help you achieve your goals. University of Waikato College provides pathways to successful degree study and includes academic, specific purpose and general English Language programmes. These programmes will prepare you with the research and study skills you need and will offer support and guidance at every step of the way.