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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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Managing environmental sustainability in Qatar: A University of Waikato science graduate is in the Middle East working to reduce the…
Emeritus Prof Witten reviews first Massive Open Online Course in New Zealand: Will Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) change the face of tertiary education in the future…
Waikato lecturer named NZ’s young geochemist of the year: University of Waikato Earth Scientist Dr Shaun Barker has been awarded the Werner F Giggenbach…
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Our People

Aaron Huesser

Aaron Huesser

BSc; MSc in Earth Sciences
“We’ll be using advanced geological and geophysical tools and new technologies to find, evaluate and develop oil and gas resources.”

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Rotorua Information Session
28th Jan 2015 9:00am-6:00pm
Studying with Waikato in 2015? Got your papers sorted? It's time to get it all done before Semester A arrives!…

Auckland Information Session
29th Jan 2015 5:30pm-7:00pm
Waikato University Meet and Greet Evening (for school-leavers who finished high school in 2014)The Meet and Greet evening is an…

School of Science seminar: Is the establishment of an anadromous (sea-going) life cycle phase driving the rainbow trout invasion in Prince Edward Island, Canada?
30th Jan 2015 4:00pm
Prince Edward Island (PEI) is Canada's smallest, most densely populated province with intense land use and concomitant ecological disturbance. Eutrophication,…

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