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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 Science
The MSc is an internationally-recognised qualification, valued for its flexibility and general excellence in education and training.

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Our Subjects

Earth Sciences
An understanding of earth and ocean sciences is vital if we are to sustainably manage…

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Mangroves buffer the effects of rising seas: Mangroves could play a critical role in preventing rising sea levels from eating away at…
Doctoral student wins $40K for Antarctic research: A University of Waikato doctoral student has been awarded a top national scholarship to do…
Enemy at my port! Lecture to look at marine biological invasions: Humans have greatly influenced the distribution of marine species worldwide which has had significant effects.…
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Our People

Timothy Walmsley

Timothy Walmsley

BE; PhD in Materials and Process Engineering

"My PhD research demonstrated that steam use in a typical New Zealand milk powder factory could decrease by 10% if exhaust heat recovery for the milk dryer is installed."

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Cafe Scientifique - Bird evolution: From dinosaurs to DNA, Prof Scott V. Edwards
19th Aug 2015 7:00pm
Part of the Allan Wilson Centre NZ Lecture Tour. Birds are the living descendants of dinosaurs. This theory, based almost…

Cafe Scientifique September 2015
21st Sep 2015 7:00pm
Topic: To be confirmed.Café Scientifique – a place where anyone can come to explore the latest ideas in science and…

Carter Holt Harvey Pulp & Paper - Engineering Design Show
20th 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…

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