Te Herenga Waka—Victoria University of Wellington is one of New Zealand’s oldest and most prestigious tertiary institutions with a proud tradition of academic excellence. Learn more about our 125 years of rich history.
Te Herenga Waka—Victoria University of Wellington, originally known as Victoria College, was founded in 1897, the year of Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee celebrations.
About our faculties and schools, as well as the facilities and services across our three campuses in the thriving capital city.
Information about current vacancies, our University's mission, and the benefits of joining us.
Te Herenga Waka—Victoria University of Wellington is governed by a Council and led by the Vice-Chancellor who is the Chief Executive and employer of all staff.
A yearly publication which includes dates, contact information, statutes, policies, regulations and general University information.
There are a number of ways to contact the University, depending on the type of enquiry.
We are New Zealand’s top-ranked university for research intensity, and we consistently rank among the world’s best universities in the QS World Rankings.