The University of Waikato - Te Whare Wānanga o Waikato
Waikato Management School
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Careers in Communication

Careers in communication include a variety of engaging, rewarding, and valuable occupations in many different sectors. Students doing a Management Communication or Public Relations Major in either the BMS or BCS have a very wide employment field open to them. Mastering communication skills provides students with solid preparation for careers such as:

  • Public Relations Practitioner
  • Communication Consultant
  • Professional Negotiator
  • Management Trainer
  • Professional Fundraiser
  • Professional Freelance Writer
  • Technical Writer

Career Services

The University of Waikato Careers and Alumni Network (UWCAN) is designed to help you explore your career opportunities. UWCAN is a database of alumni, who have agreed to assist University of Waikato students and other alumni, with career related information.

Please note: UWCAN is not a job placement service. If you want to view current vacancies or graduate recruitment opportunities please visit the Careers Office webpage.

Profiles of Students / Alumni

Stefanie Moke

"My BMS has provided me with a broad range of skills, and that has really helped me in the workforce," says Stefanie Moke. More...
Richard Nelson

"At the management school they have shown me that I have to go out and get things for myself," says Richard Nelson. More...
Marietjie Neethling

A good degree with a good dose of confidence is a great recipe for success. More...

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