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We welcome you to the world class Faculty of Science & Engineering at the University of Waikato. Our research and our internationally recognised teaching staff are supported by some of the world's most advanced laboratory equipment. Our graduates go on to pursue rewarding careers both here and overseas, with the knowledge that they are making a difference to the lives of others. Apply to enrol now and join them.

About Science & Engineering

Our Qualifications

Certificates & Diplomas
The University of Waikato's Faculty of Science & Engineering offers undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate certificates and diplomas in science and

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Our Subjects

Originally the study of the spirit or soul (psyche), Psychology is today a diverse discipline…

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HRC scholarship to develop smart prosthetic hand: A University of Waikato mechanical engineering student has been awarded a major scholarship to develop…
Climate change is warming our lakes - and fast: Long-viewed as clean and green, it would appear New Zealand is not immune to the…
Second edition of award-winning book launched: The second edition of a book on the dramatic geological history and landscapes of New…
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Our People

Kirsten Nel

Kirsten Nel

BE(Hons) in Engineering

"Being recognised as a high achiever and a hard worker by my lecturers has been a highlight for me."

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Tauranga Coastal Economic Symposium 2016
12th Feb 2016 9:00am-3:00pm
The University of Waikato is hosting the fifth Coastal Economic Symposium: Treasuring the Bay, Whakamana te taonga o te Moana…

FSEN Orientation Session
22nd Feb 2016 10:40am-11:10am
An orientation session for new students to the Faculty of Science & Engineering. Find out how to make your studies…

Café Scientifique - The Beauty of Physics and Music
22nd Feb 2016 6:30pm
Dr Simon Taylor is a prominent physicist and educator, he was awarded the Kudos prize in 2014 for outstanding educator.…

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