Study Programme Details
Country: New Zealand
Admission Sessions:Autumn Session, Spring Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Bachelor's degree


36 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Embark on a transformative journey into the world of technology with our Bachelor of Computer Science at Waikato. This dynamic three-year degree empowers you to creatively and effectively use technology, equipping you to address challenges faced by businesses and communities. Become a trailblazer in the tech industry as you develop essential skills and innovative thinking.


Delve into the heart of technology and problem-solving with our industry-aligned Bachelor of Computer Science. Over three years, gain hands-on experience across various fields, learning to identify and solve problems while applying and evaluating solutions and techniques. Our program is accredited by the Seoul Accord, ensuring our graduates are well-equipped for the workforce. As a graduate, you’ll be on the path to recognition as a Chartered Information Technology Professional under Chartered IT Professional NZ (CITPNZ), an international gold standard accreditation. Choose to broaden your knowledge with a minor in any subject offered at the University.

Admission Requirements

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  • COMPX201 – Data Structures and Algorithms
  • COMPX202 – Mobile Computing and Software Architecture
  • COMPX203 – Computer Systems
  • COMPX204 – Practical Networking and Cyber Security
  • COMPX222 – Web Development
  • COMPX223 – Database Practice and Experience
  • CSMAX270 – Cultural Perspectives

Domestic $7,821 per year

International $36,830 per year

Future Career Outcomes

Graduates of the Bachelor of Computer Science will be ‘industry ready’ and have the capability to design and implement creative solutions in diverse technological contexts.  Students will complete a work-integrated learning paper in their third year, and can also elect to complete a larger work placement to further develop their real-world experience. If students choose this option then help in securing a placement will be provided by our Work-Integrated Learning Team.

Visa Requirements:

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