Study with us

Study what you love in the culture capital. Make friends from everywhere. Be ready for your future. Earn a world-class qualification from Te Herenga Waka—Victoria University of Wellington.

Apply for 2023 accommodation

Applications for 2023 accommodation are now open. Choose from a range of halls or flats.

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Steps to apply

Follow these steps to help you apply and prepare for study.

Are you an international student? See your how to apply steps

Contact us if you need help. Or come to one of our events.

Apply to study checklist

Follow these steps to help you apply and prepare for study.

Are you an international student? See your how to apply steps

Sign up to save your progress or load your previous progress.

Check you meet the entry requirements and prerequisites of your chosen programme.

You need to meet one of the admission types to gain entry to the University.

Select the courses you need to take in your first year for your programme. Get course advice if you need help.

Search our database—scholarships are available at all levels of study and based on a variety of criteria.

Apply for our halls of residence or find private rental accommodation.

Apply for your programme by the application deadline.

To confirm your enrolment, you need to accept your Offer of Place and Enrolment Agreement, submit your documentation, and get your student ID.

Calculate your fees and check if you are eligible for fees-free study, a student loan and/or allowance.

You're all done!

Now take a look at what's on during Orientation week. Get set up for study, tour the campus, and enjoy the events.

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Information for international students

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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