Te Herenga Waka—Victoria University of Wellington is your place to connect, learn and grow. With a reputation for academic excellence and strong industry connections, you'll have ample opportunity to learn from the national decision makers, top creative talents, technology trailblazers and leading researchers who call Wellington home.


Nau mai ki tō kāinga rua. Welcome to your second home. We’re looking forward to having you here.

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Study in Trimester 2

Learn from the best at Aotearoa’s number 1 ranked university for research quality, with over 60 specialist programmes and over 800 courses starting in July 2024.

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Apply for 2024 accommodation

Get the Wellington experience and live in one of our halls or flats. Applications are now open for 2024.

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Chat with our students

Want to know what life as a student at Te Herenga Waka—Victoria University of Wellington is really like? Chat to our students to find out.

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Planning for university study

Careers advisers information

Study, admission, and course advice information and resources are available for school careers advisers. Book a presentation for your school, request publications, and stay on top of key dates.

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Our national and global rankings

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

Our rankings