Our rankings

Waikato Management School is extremely proud to have four of our subject areas ranked in the world's top 300 universities, according to the 2020 QS World University Subject Rankings.

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 2020

Business and Management Studies:

Top 300 universities (251-300 band)

Accounting and Finance

Top 250 universities (201-250 band)

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

See Bachelor of Communication Studies

Top 200 universities (151 - 200 band)


(includes Agribusiness as well)

Top 300 universities (251 - 300 band)

Subject areaShanghaiRanking's Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2020
Hospitality and Leisure Management
(includes Tourism and Hospitality Management)
Ranked 38th best in world and 4th in Australasia