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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

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

New Zealand needs more engineers. Currently, only 800 engineers graduate each year; similar countries to…

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Our Papers

ERTH321 - Volcanology
More information to come

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Rena research update: Almost five years after the grounding of the MV Rena on Astrolabe Reef, a new…
South Waikato District Council supports new engineering offerings at Waikato: South Waikato District Council CEO Craig Hobbs says the University of Waikato’s new engineering offerings…
Scholarship supports agricultural research: University of Waikato Masters student Rebecca Yeates is this year’s recipient of the $22,000 NZ…
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Our People

Riki Lewis

Riki Lewis

BSc; MSc in Earth Sciences
"The practical skills I learnt during study were invaluable for securing a job after graduation."

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Science Open Day
13th Jul 2016 9:15am-3:30pm
Science Open Day was initiated in 2011 and offers students and their parents the chance to explore the areas of…

Engineering Open Day
14th Jul 2016 9:15am-4:30pm
Interested in Engineering? Spend the day on campus with staff and students and experience engineering through hands-on workshops. Discuss your…

Engineering Design Show
17th Oct 2016 - 18th Oct 2016
Thank you to everyone who participated in the 2015 event!The School of Engineering's second, third and fourth-year students showcased their…

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