SearchSearchIcon

Chat With Us

    University of Waikato

    University of Waikato in New Zealand 

    flag

    New Zealand, Waikato Region, Hamilton

    University RankQs World
    250

    Are you interested in studying at the University of Waikato?
    Here is all you need to know as an international student!

    University of Waikato in New Zealand

    University of Waikato in New Zealand

    New Zealand
    New Zealand, Waikato Region, Hamilton
    • Total Students
      3134
    • Total Programs
      552
    • University Rank
      250
    • Established year
      1964
    • Sector
      Public
    • Institution Type
      University
    Browse all programs (552) Browse all programs related to this institution

    University of Waikato in New Zealand Destination

    browse other programs for University of Waikato in New Zealand

    University of Waikato in New Zealand Social Media

    Contact Information For University of Waikato in New Zealand

    About University of Waikato in New Zealand

    Established in 1964, University of Waikato is a public university located in Hamilton, New Zealand. It has a global ranking of 250 for the year 2024 according to QS World University Rankings’ website.With a broad range of degree programs, it offers a unique academic and culturally immersive experience for international students.

    Located in New Zealand‚North Island, the University of Waikato is ranked among theworld‚top 1.1% of universities. The University has campuses in Hamilton and Tauranga, and offers qualifications in abroad range of subjects ‚10 of which are recognised as being in the top 200 of their kind in the world. The University has internationally recognised research capabilities and facilities across numerous disciplines.

    It delivers innovative and pioneering research and is successful in transferring its knowledge to business and government sectors. The University partners with industry, government, and other educational institutions, and continues to develop new research partnerships. Whether a school leaver, postgraduate student, or adult student, the University of Waikato offers hundreds of scholarship and grant opportunities, enabling accessible education for all students. Many of its programmes provide the opportunity for students to participate in practical learning and internships with a clear focus on preparing industry-ready graduates.

    The University has a student population of more than 12,500,including almost 2000 international students from more than 70 countries. At the main campus in Hamilton, students have access to on-and off-campus accommodation options, cafes, health services, an award-winning student centre, gym, a swimming pool and the Gallagher Academy of Performing Arts, all on 65 hectares of park-like grounds with access to regular public transport. There is also a satellite campus in Tauranga, a shared space with a partnering institution, but the University is also building its own state-of-the-art campus in the heart of the coastal city.

    Both cities are great places to be a student, with a vibrant and welcoming student culture, many recreational activities to enjoy and amongst the strongest economic centres in the country. Hamilton is only a 1.5 hour drive from New Zealand’s largest city, Auckland, and is central to many other North Island towns and beaches.

    Read more 

    University of Waikato in New Zealand Ranking

    University of Waikato in New Zealand Programs

    Scholarships in University of Waikato in New Zealand

    • Vice Chancellor's International Excellence Scholarship for India

      show more
    • Vice Chancellor's International Excellence Scholarship for Malaysia

      show more
    • Vice Chancellor's International Excellence Scholarship for China

      show more
    • Michael Baldwin Memorial Scholarship

      show more
    • Vice Chancellor's International Excellence Scholarship

      show more
    • International Bursary for HANU Students

      show more
    • Vice Chancellor's International Excellence Scholarship for Vietnam

      show more
    • University of Waikato International Entrance Scholarship for School Leaver...

      show more
    • The University of Waikato GEMS Scholarship

      show more
    • The New Zealand NCUK University of Waikato Bursary

      show more

    Browse other university in New Zealand

    Wishlist