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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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Scholarships now available for 2021 study

Scholarship applications are open for international students starting in Trimester 1 2021. Check if you are eligible and apply now.

Explore our scholarships

Get a prospectus

Find out more about studying at Victoria University of Wellington in our 2021 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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