The Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences Honours / Postgraduate Diploma Awards
Awarded by University of Waikato
To support students enrolling in a master's degree based on academic merit.
Open to applicants who are New Zealand citizens or permanent residents with high academic caliber and enrolling in a master's degree in the faculty of arts and social sciences.
For further details please check website external link
March 25th for A Semester Awards and July 22nd for B Semester Awards
School of Science and Engineering
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