Our Story

Welcome to Waikato Management School

A welcome from Pro Vice-Chancellor - Management, Matt Bolger.

Our Vision

Learn about our strategic vision for teaching and research excellence at Waikato Management School.

Our History

Read about the history of Waikato Management School since its inception in 1972.


We are a Triple Crown accredited business school from EQUIS, AMBA and AACSB, placing us in the top 1% globally.


All of our subjects at Waikato Management School are ranked in the world's top 250 universities by QS.

Business Advisory Board

The WMS Business Advisory Board provides guidance on the School's strategic direction, and discusses new trends in business education.

Professional bodies

Our membership of a variety of organisations ensures our staff and students are kept in touch with wider global trends in business and society.

Facts and figures

Key statistics about our students, staff, and programme completions.