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

Doctor of Philosophy
This is the premier research degree and is a critical part of the career of any professional scientist. The degree

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Our Subjects

Biotechnology applies science and engineering to biological systems for developing useful products and technologies. It

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Father and son benefit from University initiative: Former Te Kuiti High School student Trent Ammon (18) is starting university this week thanks…
Young Waihi couple awarded big uni scholarships: Waihi couple Savannah Harvey and Shaun McNeil, both 18, have won more than $45,000 in…
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Our People

Catherine Kirby

Catherine Kirby

BSc; MSc in Biological Sciences

"Waikato is one of the top universities to study ecology and is surrounded by so many incredible ecosystems."

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University of Waikato Open Day
19th May 2017 9:30am
The University of Waikato invites you to join us at our 2017 Open Day.Open Day is a great opportunity to…

Science and Engineering Open Week
26th Jun 2017 - 30th Jun 2017
Interested in studying Science and Engineering? Spend time on campus with staff and students and experience science and engineering first-hand.An…

Oji Fibre Solutions Engineering Design Show
9th Oct 2017 - 11th Oct 2017
The Oji Fibre Solutions Engineering Design Show will showcase the talents of our final year engineering students as well as…

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