Postgraduate Support in Science

Te Pūtahi o te Manawa

Student Conference Attendance and Development Courses

Conference attendance and development course support will enhance your learning by providing opportunities to up skill in areas that will benefit your learning and thesis topic research.  Funding is available to help students attend workshops and conferences.

Te Toi o Matariki university-wide graduate support

The Te Toi o Matariki/Māori postgraduate conference is held every year at the University of Waikato. Māori postgraduate students are encouraged to participate through presentation and attendance. Undergraduate students within the School who are close to completing their studies are also invited to register and attend as a means of providing insight to postgraduate level study. The School of Science has a proud history of achievement at this event.

The end of year Postgraduate Writing Retreat is available for graduate students in near completion of their thesis write-up.  Accommodation, transport and food will be provided, and research advisers will be available to support students.

Other Te Toi o Matariki events take place and students are encourages to attend.  This helps with whakawhanaungatanga as well as increasing academic and professional success.