At our thriving capital city campuses, you’ll study with world-class academics, get dedicated support, and focus on your future success.
Victoria University of Wellington invites you to join an outstanding academic community with a world-class learning and teaching environment.
The University offers more than 30 undergraduate and 140 postgraduate degrees or programmes in Architecture and Design, Business, Education, Engineering, Health, Humanities and Social Sciences, Law, and Science. We also offer a comprehensive graduate research programme for PhD and Doctoral study.
Our University at a glance
We rank in the top 1 percent of the world’s universities in 18 subject areas (2022 QS World University Rankings by Subject)
#1 in research intensity
We are the top university in New Zealand for research intensity. (Latest Performance-Based Research Fund Quality Evaluation)
2,000 of our 22,000 students are international. We partner with 170 universities in 39 countries worldwide.
Learn from academics with a reputation for research excellence. Our researchers are working at the leading edge of knowledge in many areas.
We are New Zealand’s top-ranked university for intensity of high-quality research and consistently rank among the world’s best universities in the QS World Rankings. We are one of only 17 universities worldwide to receive an overall rating of Five Stars Plus.