The University of Waikato - Te Whare Wānanga o Waikato
Waikato Management School
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Tourism and Hospitality Management

Welcome to Tourism & Hospitality Management! We are leading researchers in tourism and hospitality, and offer tourism and hospitality study that has international accreditation for its content and high standard. All you need to know about us can be found from this page. We look forward to welcoming you soon!

We are 24th on the latest QS World University Rankings and 16th on Shanghai Rankings Global list

QS World University RankingsIn the recent QS World University Rankings the Waikato Management School Tourism qualification was ranked 24th in the world. Students wishing to study at the WMS can be confident knowing that they are being taught by some of the best academics in the area of Tourism and Hospitality.

This was later confirmed by the 2017 Shanghai Rankings, where The University of Waikato was ranked 16th globally for Tourism and Hospitality.

We have a strong domestic and international research focus. We undertake ressearch for the United Nations World Tourism Organization Sustainable Tourism Programme under the INSTO initiative at Raglan, and currently are undertaking projects in China with the Terracotta Museum (The Emperor Qin Mausoleum) and the Fuxi (Wusi) Mausoleum - both important cultural and heritage sites in China. From 2018 we are hoping to offer students an opportunity to study in Xi'an.

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Study options

Study Options

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Study extras

Study extras

Find out more about our internship and work experience programmes, study abroad options and scholarships

Our expertise

Our Expertise

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Our students

Our Students

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