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International students

Get your world-class education at Victoria University of Wellington—your next study destination, and the next step to your future.

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Apply now for a New Zealand Scholarship

New Zealand Scholarships are now open for most partner countries. Receive full funding to study at Victoria University of Wellington in 2021, and the chance to give back to your country. Applications close 28 February for most countries.

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Get a prospectus

Find out more about studying at Victoria University of Wellington in our 2020 International Prospectus.

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Study in Wellington

Gain a world-class education in one of the world’s most liveable cities. As well as being New Zealand’s capital, Wellington is a thriving city that is safe, compact, friendly, and has a strong global outlook—it’s the perfect student location.

Why Wellington
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Our national and global rankings

We are New Zealand’s top-ranked university for research intensity and consistently rank among the world’s best universities in the QS World Rankings.

Our rankings

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