The International Institute of Modern Letters (IIML) hosts Victoria University of Wellington's Creative Writing programme, offering both undergraduate and postgraduate courses. We are part of the Wellington Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences at Victoria University of Wellington.

Application deadlines

We have specific application deadlines for undergraduate workshops in each trimester, and for our MA and PhD programmes.

Hear from our MA graduates

First-hand accounts of the MA Creative Writing year from former Page and Scriptwriting students.

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    Genre-defying work wins 2020 Adam Foundation Prize

    A genre-defying work that examiners describe as being 'of great significance' has been awarded the International Institute of Modern Letters (IIML) 2020 Adam Foundation Prize in Creative Writing.

  • Prizewinners Matthew Darragh and Mark Joyce

    TV comedy series wins scriptwriting prize

    A television comedy series about an odd-couple Hollywood writing duo fighting to protect their creativity has been awarded the 2020 David Carson-Parker Embassy Prize in Scriptwriting at Te Herenga Waka—Victoria University of Wellington.