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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 Engineering
This research-focused degree is designed for graduates who wish to further their knowledge of the innovative research methodologies required in…

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Our Subjects

Environmental Sciences
If we are to achieve environmental sustainability, we need to understand how the environment works…

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Looking after the kids: Kids are so cute, but when their horns start to grow they can hurt each…
Trip of a lifetime for first year student: A first-year University of Waikato student is preparing for the internship of a lifetime; travelling…
Waikato University staff member wins international cooperative education award: University of Waikato's Dr Karsten Zegwaard has won the Donald MacLaren Jr Academic Award for…
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Our People

Rene Engelbrecht

Rene Engelbrecht

BE(Hons) in Materials and Process Engineering

"I think the key principle my degree taught me is how to apply and relate theories taught in class to real life."

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Carter Holt Harvey Pulp & Paper - Engineering Design Show
19th Oct 2015 - 21st Oct 2015
Join the School of Engineering's second, third and fourth-year students as they showcase their research projects in the forms of…

21st Oct 2015 7:00pm
Every year since 1997 the Department of Chemistry has given the opportunity for students studying chemistry at NCEA level 2…

Cafe Scientifique - October
24th Oct 2015 7:00pm
There is no Café Scientifique taking place in October. The next Café is on 23 November, click here for more…

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