Waikato Management School offers a world-class business education across a large number of specialist subjects. We seek to develop and transform students to become the management professionals and leaders of the future. As well as bachelor's degrees, we offer general, specialized, and research master's degrees, plus an active PhD program. The academic excellence of our programs is internationally recognized with triple-crown accreditation status from AACSB, EQUIS, and AMBA, earned by only 2 percent of the world's business schools. Teaching is enriched by real-world case studies, practical business projects, and workplace internships. These encourage students to think critically and creatively, and build confidence and business acumen. Our graduates are highly valued by employers, as they combine in-depth management knowledge with the practical skills to make a significant impact. Waikato is ranked within the world's top 250 universities for all of our subjects including the top 150 rankings for accounting and finance and 24th in the world for Tourism and Hospitality Management (QS Rankings 2017).