Student profiles

Find out what study in the School of Accounting and Commercial Law is like—read what current and past students have to say about their experiences.

Matthew Sorola

Matthew is currently pursuing a PhD, and sees his course as a solid foundation on which to build his academic career.

Shanggyue (Sarah) Zhang

Meet Sarah, who is taking her accounting skills to the next level through the Master of Professional Accounting programme.

Huanyu (Thomas) Xiao

For MPA graduate Huanyu, it was the friendly and interactive teaching environment at Victoria University of Wellington that impressed him the most.

Akreeti Chaliha

Find out how the MPA programme exceeded Akreeti’s expectations, and where the qualification has taken her.

Lorna Sandila

For Lorna, the MPA programme allowed her to move into higher level study—even without a background in accounting.

Jessica du Preez

Meet Jessica, and find out how her Master’s degree prepared her for the corporate world.

Louis Rich

Find out why Louis loves studying in Wellington, and hear his tips for new students.

Andrew Milne

Discover why joining the School of Accounting and Commercial Law was a natural choice for Andrew.

Georgia Allen

For Georgia, the University's capital city location is the ideal place to develop her business skills.

Maria Burns

For Maria the choice to study at Victoria University of Wellington was easy due to the ease of flying to the Capital and the flexibility of its Commerce degree.

Carolyn Palmer

Carolyn completed her PhD while juggling full-time work.

Julia Kennerley

Julie likes how during the first year, while completing seven core courses, students can experiment before committing to a particular programme.