Welcome to the University of Waikato, Tauranga


Study with the University of Waikato in the Bay of Plenty

We offer a growing range of qualifications in one of New Zealand's most sought after locations. Diplomas, bachelor degrees, graduate diplomas, postgraduate diplomas, Masters and PhDs - find out what's on offer here in the Bay of Plenty.

Students will soon have even greater options for tertiary study in the Bay with the development of the Tauranga CBD campus.


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New Student Orientation

Come and join us for an exciting week of mini lectures, campus activities, free giveaways and everything you need to start your busy year.

Orientation week runs from Monday 20th to Friday 24th February.

Check out our exciting programme.

Careers Development Services 

The Careers Development advisor will be available for one-on-one appointments in Tauranga on:

Friday 3 March, in room V.3, Maharaia Building (V. Block), Windermere campus.

Register now for an appointment.