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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

Bachelor of Science(Hons)
An Honours degree offers students a rewarding experience and differentiation in the job-market.

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Our Subjects

Chemical & Biological Engineering
Chemical & Biological Engineering is concerned with producing and processing biochemicals and related materials, including…

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Pick up sticks – engineering style: Picking commercial pine tree seedlings is about to get a whole lot easier thanks to…
Hamilton Boys’ High win ChemQuest …again: Students from Hamilton Boys’ High School took out the top prize for the second year…
Leaf litter research receives boost with Shirtcliffe Fellowship: Rotting leaf litter might not excite many people, but University of Waikato PhD candidate Rebecca…
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Our People

David Gilmour

David Gilmour

BSc(Tech) in Biological Sciences
"It’s all worth it to see the students excited about science.”

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Professor Marlene Zuk - Paleofantasy: What evolution tells us about modern life. Hamilton
6th Nov 2014 6:30pm
From the author of Paleofantasy: What evolution really tells us about sex, diet and how we live. Are our bodies…

Professor Marlene Zuk - Paleofantasy: What evolution tells us about modern life. Tauranga
7th Nov 2014 6:00pm
American evolutionary biologist and behavioural ecologist, Prof. Marlene Zuk, Department of Ecology, Evolution and Behaviour at the University of Minnesota…

Seminar: Richard Louv - The Hybrid Mind
13th Nov 2014 12:00pm-1:00pm
The University of Waikato’s Environmental Research Institute and Professor Bruce Clarkson are proud to host renowned journalist and author Richard…

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