Explore your study options and find out about the course and career advice we offer at the School of Design Innovation.
The School of Design Innovation offers a full range of programmes, whether you're looking for an introduction to design, a refresher course for professional development, or a full research qualification.
At the Bachelor's level, we offer a degree in Design Innovation. For students with substantial work experience, our graduate diploma programme in Design Innovation is a good option. And at the postgraduate level, we offer Master’s degrees, postgraduate diplomas, and a PhD programme. These have a substantial research component and suit those wanting professional qualifications in the design field.
The School of Design Innovation offers summer courses for students wanting to catch up, get a head start, or spread their workload throughout the year. These courses run during the University's Trimester 3 period.
Enrol through the Architecture and Design Innovation Faculty Office, by emailing the Faculty office or by visiting our student advisers on the ground floor of Te Aro Campus, in Vivian Street.
Careers and Employment
Wellington Careers and Employment is the University's career specialist service. They host Careers in Focus seminars and Career Expos that allow you to explore career opportunities and establish networks. Wellington Careers is in contact with over 700 employers every year and many of these employers advertise part-time, holiday and graduate jobs on Victoria University of Wellington’s CareerHub.