Students in New zealand

Watch our international seminar to find out more about what being an international student at the University of Waikato is like. Our friendly team of advisors will let you know about scholarships, student experience, the application process, our dedicated international student support, accommodation and more.


Alex O’Reilly
Regional Manager – East Asia


Students outside new zealand

Our friendly international staff and current students share what it is like to begin your studies online. Hear about the 20% tuition fee discount, student experience, the application process, and how you will be supported throughout your study with us. We look forward to you joining us.


Richard Witts
Regional Manager – Africa, Middle East & Europe

Waikato College

Foundation and English Language

Don’t quite meet our entry requirements? Hear about your options to start your studies with a foundation or English Language pathway through the University of Waikato College. Options to start online are available to those students who are currently outside of New Zealand.


Simon Peel
Head of College

For more information on International students at Waikato, click here.


Support Services

Hear from the team about how our dedicated International Student Services Team can support you throughout your studies.

2021 International


Choosing the right accommodation will help you transition smoothly to university life, get straight into your studies and start building lifelong memories and friendships. There are a range of accommodation options available for students.


With three halls of residence, apartments, cottages, studios and units, we have a range of options for all Hamilton students, from undergraduate to postgraduate.


For students studying at our Tauranga campus, you can stay in a brand new, self-catered university accommodation in the heart of the city.


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