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Anthropology, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
University rank #266 (QS) Hamilton, New Zealand
Anthropology is the study of human life. At University of Waikato we take you on an exploration of socio-cultural anthropology, the investigation of the immense richness and diversity of human social and cultural life.
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Overview

Anthropologists seek to understand how humans build meaningful lives, whether living in a small village or a large metropolitan area.

What we offer

By studying Anthropology at the University of Waikato, you’ll gain a deeper understanding of humanity and the societies that we live in. The anthropologists at Waikato share a common interest in the Pacific region, which is a focus of our teaching and research.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Ethnicity and Identity
  • Magic, Cosmology and Religion
  • Imagining Cultures
  • Melanesian Ethnography

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    80

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General Requirements

  • Birth certificate, passport and permits
  • Evidence of citizenship
  • Evidence of any change of name (if your name is different from that on your birth certificate)
  • A written statement in support of your application, if applicable
  • Evidence of any previous tertiary study
  • Proof that you meet the academic entry requirements (Completed International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma with a minimum of 24 points)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    31795 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 31795 USD per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    7132 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7132 USD per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Fees (International): $24,425 - $31,795 per year

Living costs for Hamilton

  • 1470 - 2020 NZD/month
    Living Costs

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