This Academic English programme, offered at the University of Waikato College, prepares international students for the Foundation Studies programme or a range of undergraduate or postgraduate degrees at Waikato University.
For all tests that we will accept as part of English language proficiency please visit our Entry Requirements page under the Pathways Options tab.
The Postgraduate Certificate in Tertiary Teaching and Learning - PGCert(TertiaryT&L) - is a recognised qualification for staff working in tertiary education contexts who wish to extend their understanding of tertiary learning and teaching, improve their own practice and facilitate positive...
The General English programme offered at the University of Waikato College, is for students who want to improve their everyday English skills. You can study General English for a minimum of three weeks and for as long as up to six months.
No minimal level of English language or academic criteria is required.
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The study of Design combines an understanding of human needs and desires, forming creative solutions, prototyping and developing artefacts and evaluating their impact and effectiveness in society. It comprises a well-balanced combination of analytical, technological and creative abilities.
You're eligible to apply for the Bachelor of Design if you have University Entrance, or its equivalent. All other applications will be considered on a case-by-case basis.
Ideal NCEA subject credits include Art (Design, Painting, Photography, Sculpture or Printmaking), or Graphic Design. A good standard of English is also important.
The Bachelor of Engineering with Honours is the basis for a professional career in engineering, and at Waikato you're provided with plenty of opportunities to apply what you've learnt in real-life work situations.
The areas of study within the BE(Hons) have individual entry requirements.
Our Bachelor of Environmental Planning (BEP) is a multidisciplinary, research-led programme that prepares you for a career in planning and environmental management.
To enrol in the BEP, you need University Entrance or equivalent. Some first-year papers may have specific prerequisites. You can check these at papers.waikato.ac.nz. If you do not meet the prerequisites email
Are you interested in a career teaching English as a second language overseas, at University level? Some countries, such as those in Asia, require you to have a Masters level qualification to do this. Waikato's Master of Arts (Applied) provides you with the qualification you need.