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University of Waikato_campus

Location: Hamilton, New Zealand

Country: New Zealand.

Near by Big City: Hamilton

About University: It was founded in 1964. The University of Waikato operates from two campuses – in Hamilton and Tauranga. It has a satellite campus located in Tauranga.

The University has many Faculties and they are – Faculty of Law, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Faculty of Education, Faculty of Computing and Mathematical Sciences, Faculty of Science and Engineering, School of Maori and Pacific Development, Waikato Management School and Waikato Pathway College.

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Bursaries: Sir Edmund Hillary Scholarship Programme and Hillary Scholars.

Accommodation: The University of Waikato has four Halls of Residence on campus- College Hall, Bryant Hall, Student Village and Orchard Park, offering a total of more than 1000 on-campus beds, all in single rooms.

Ranking: In 2013-2014, the University of Waikato was ranked in the 301–350 band in the world by The World University Rankings.

Also, the QS Subject Rankings put five subject areas taught at the University of Waikato in the top 150 worldwide.

Admission Requirement*:

Undergraduate: An overall average of 75% in Indian School Certificate (ISC) or All-India Senior School Certificate (AISSC) with a minimum of 60% in English.

Postgraduate: You must be a graduate of a recognized Bachelors degree (of 3-4 years) with advanced study, and have a B/B+ in the subject in which you intend to major for your Masters degree. Some Faculties/Schools require an Honours degree with a B/B+ grade average for eligibility to apply for a Masters degree.

IELTS Requirements: 

Undergraduate: An overall band 6.0 and a Writing band 6.0 and some require 6.0 overall with no less than 6.0 in each.

Postgraduate: An overall band 6.5 and a Writing band 6.0. and some require 6.5 overall with no less than 6.0 in each.

Fees Range:

Undergraduate: : The annual tution fees range is 21,00 to28,00 NZ$.

Postgraduate: The annual tution fees range is 29,000 to 34,000 NZ$ depeding open the course you wish to apply.

*Conditions apply.