Our rankings

Waikato Management School is extremely proud to have four of our subject areas ranked in the world's top 200 universities, according to the 2018 QS World University Subject Rankings.

The University of Waikato was also ranked 177th equal in the world for the combined faculties of Social Sciences and Management.

The QS Subject Rankings are a reflection of our strengths as a university and our ability to prepare students for the future world.

Subject area QS World University Subject Ranking 2018
Hospitality and Leisure Management
(includes Tourism and Hospitality Management)
Ranked 27th best in world

Business and Management Studies:

Top 200 universities (151-200 band) 
Accounting and Finance Top 200 universities (151-200 band)

Communication and Media Studies
(includes Public Relations and Leadership Communication)

See Bachelor of Communication Studies

Top 200 universities (151 - 200 band)

Economics and Econometrics 

Top 300 universities (250 - 300 band)