WMS International Exchange Scholarships
Awarded by University of Waikato
Applicants must have completed at least 1 year of study at the Waikato Management School and be eligible to apply for exchange programmes, must have been accepted into a University of Waikato exchange programme, should apply to institutions listed as recommended institutions, should be New Zealand citizens or permanent residents of New Zealand and should be full-time students at the Waikato Management School.
Twice a year
$2,500 for students participating in exchange programmes in Europe; $2,000 for students participating in exchange programmes in USA, Canada and Mexico; and $1,500 for students participating in exchange programmes in Asia
Applicants should submit an International Exchange Scholarship Application Form, an application letter and curriculum vitae.
August 15th for A Semester exchanges and March 15th for B Semester exchanges
The University of Waikato (Māori: Te Whare Wānanga o Waikato), informally Waikato University, is a comprehensive university in Hamilton, New Zealand, with a satellite campus located in Tauranga. Established in 1964, it was the first university in New Zealand to be designed from a blank canvas.
We are committed to providing our students with world-class, research-driven teaching, in a dynamic learning environment with excellent facilities. The quality of our staff, their teaching and their research are manifest across all disciplines. We have achieved major successes in New Zealand''s Tertiary Teaching Excellence Awards. And in the first national evaluation of university research quality (PBRF), Waikato had 28 subjects assessed and was ranked first or first equal in seven of them (25%). These are:
* Accounting and Finance
* Communications, Journalism and Media Studies
* Computer Science
* Management, Human Resources, Industrial Relations, International Business and other Business
* Molecular, Cellular and Whole Organism Biology
* Pure and Applied Mathematics