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Welcome to Science & Engineering

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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

Biochemistry is the explanation of life in chemical terms. It involves the study of proteins,…

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Shedding light on biodiversity crisis: A new book outlining New Zealand's declining biodiversity is as much about providing solutions as…
Vietnam adventure for Waikato marine scientists: Mangrove forests up to 20 metres high, snakes, wasps and a whole lot of mud…
University and regional council combine for regional benefit: Boosting the Waikato's economic development and co-operation on freshwater management issues are the initial focus…
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Our People

Nicholas Kuan

Nicholas Kuan

BSc(Tech) in Chemistry

"I have a real interest in food chemistry and hope to work towards a career in this industry."

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The Wonders of Space: Free Public Lecture
23rd Apr 2015 6:00pm
The Australian avionics systems engineer who helped build, test and launch the Rosetta space craft that successfully landed a probe…

Café Scientifique - A moving landscape of wildlife genetics by Dr Stephen O’Brien
29th Apr 2015 6:30pm
Allan Wilson Centre 2015 International Speakers Series visits Café ScientifiqueThe dwindling wildlife species of our planet have become a cause…

University of Waikato Open Day
22nd May 2015 9:00am-2:30pm
The University of Waikato invites you to join us at our 2015 Open Day. Open Day is an opportunity to…

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