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Facts and figures

We are proud of the accomplishments and success of our graduates from Waikato Management School.

Many have gone on to secure highly influential, senior positions in the business world, or have taken up academic positions at internationally prestigious universities around the world.

Student key statistics 2015 - 2017

201520162017
Students enrolled in a WMS qualification3,3323,3233,348
International students enrolled in a WMS qualification8849411,030
Percentage of male/female students enrolled at WMS49:5148:52%47:53%
Undergraduate students
(ie. Bachelor's, Graduate Diploma, Graduate Certificate, Diploma, or Certificate) 
2,5642,5002,507
Graduate students
(ie. PhD, Master's, Honours, Postgraduate Diploma, or Postgraduate Certificate) 
814853868
Doctoral students (PhD)113128124
Executive Education participants
(ie. MBA, MBM, PGDipMgtSt, PGCertMgtSt)
386380434

Explanatory notes:

  • Students enrolled in a WMS qualification: A head count of all students enrolled in a WMS qualification who studied in the most recent year, irrespective of how many points were taken, or how many programmes were taken.
  • International students: A head count of all international students (this figure does not include New Zealand Permanent Residents) enrolled in a WMS qualification who studied in the most recent year, irrespective of how many programmes were taken.
  • Percentage of male/female students enrolled at WMS: A head count of all male and female students divided by the total head count of all students, multiplied by 100.
  • Undergraduate students: A head count of all students enrolled in a WMS qualification that is classified as 'Undergraduate' (ie. Certificate, Diploma, Bachelor, GradCert and GradDip).
  • Graduate students: A head count of all students in a WMS qualification that is classified as Postgraduate (ie. Honours, PGCert, PGDip, Masters, PhD).
  • PhD students: A head count of all students enrolled in the faculty's PhD programme.
  • Executive Education participants: A head count of all participants enrolled in a WMS postgraduate qualification that is related to Executive Education (ie. MBA, MBM, PGCertMgtSt or PGDipMgtSt)