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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

Master of Philosophy
The MPhil degree is solely a research degree, designed to recognise an original contribution to knowledge that is normally presented…

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Our Subjects

Civil Engineering
New Zealand needs competent and trained professionals in civil engineering practices that can address those…

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NZ peat bogs may hold climate change secrets: Sub-fossil kauri trees extracted from New Zealand peat bogs have helped an international team of…
In search of mussels: What’s happening with Waikato’s freshwater mussels? University of Waikato student Michele Melchior’s 10-week summer research…
Engineering at Waikato set to grow: The University of Waikato has had engineering courses on offer since 2002, and from B…
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Our People

Cody Wright

Cody Wright

BSc; MSc in Chemistry
The MSc really gave me a taste for research..

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Engineering Design Challenge Race
10th Jun 2016 10:00am
During the first year engineering paper, ENGG180 Foundations of Engineering, teams of first year students design and build model boats…

Waikato Experience Biology Days (WEB Days)
13th Jun 2016 - 14th Jun 2016
Join Year 13 secondary school students from throughout the central North Island for our annual two-day biology event, which last…

NZIC Analytical Chemistry Competition
15th Jun 2016
Teams of Year 13 students are set an analytical task, requiring accurate and careful analysis of an unknown substance. The…

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