For most of the academic year there are 50-60 undergraduate medical students on campus, as well as 12 students based in Rotorua. Teaching is provided by clinical academics in all the main specialties.
Link to undergraduate information (external link)
Waikato DHB also hosts a number of overseas elective students – placements are arranged through the Waikato Clinical School (please contact the School Manager, Mrs Raewyn Wooderson).
The University of Auckland offers postgraduate programmes for doctors, including opportunities to pursue Masters, MD or PhD qualifications.
Link to postgraduate information (external link)
Postgraduate opportunities for nurses with The University of Auckland are also available. These include Health Sciences in Advanced Nursing (external link) .
The Waikato Clinical School is involved in clinical research (external link) and there are professorial appointments in medicine, anaesthetics, psychiatry and primary care with active research programmes.