School of Engineering


We offer future-proofed, project-based learning that will put you at the top of your game for a career in engineering. By the end of your degree you will have managed your own projects, worked with budgets and spent a significant time working with the industry.


At Waikato our eligible engineering programmes are fully accredited by Engineering New Zealand (formerly IPENZ); meaning your degree is internationally recognised and you can work just about anywhere in the world.


At the School of Engineering we pride ourself on the quality of our staff. Our academic, administration, research and technical staff are selected for their excellence and dedication to their work.


Our researchers lead the way in biomedical innovation, sustainable industry, agriculture, 3D imaging and titanium alloys.


Acknowledgement for MRI-safe electrode development

Professor Jonathan Scott and a graduate student made the finals of the ...

Strengthening NZ's relationship with Asia

University of Waikato engineering student Shalini Guleria has just been selected as ...

What on Earth is that?

Scientists are using artificial intelligence to quickly identify pest plants and insects. ...

Internationally renowned engineer calls for end to plastics pollution on World Earth Day

Professor Kim Pickering is backing her work making materials which can reduce ...

A life less ordinary

Terry Halford, once a sweeper of floors, now an environmental engineer. ...

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Oji Fibre Solutions Engineering Design Show

15th Oct 2018 - 17th Oct 2018

The Oji Fibre Solutions Engineering Design Show will showcase the talents of our final year engineering students as well as…

Engineering Design Challenge

Waikato Formula SAE Team (WESMO)

Robotics In Action

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