Wellington Global Exchange is a student exchange programme for current students, offering you an opportunity to broaden your horizons overseas as you study towards your degree. We are partnered with over 140 universities worldwide. Exchanges have been suspended for the remainder of 2020 but we are now accepting applications for exchanges during 2021.

Victoria University of Wellington also offers a Study Abroad and Exchange programme for those looking to study at the University from overseas.

Information sessions

Come along to our exchange information session, held every Wednesday during term time at 12.50 pm.

You can also visit us during our drop-in hours or email student-exchange@vuw.ac.nz for more information.

Exchange at American University

Apply now for Trimester 2, 2021

Apply by 1 December 2020 to start an exchange in Trimester 2, 2021. Some partners have a yearly intake only—check the details of your preferred universities.

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Exchange scholarships

There are a variety of scholarships available to help with your exchange costs.

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A student explores Denver Ingram at the Alcázar of Seville (the royal palace in Seville, Spain).