Why choose us

At Victoria University of Wellington, you’ll be pushed to think independently and inspired to succeed. Hear our students share their experiences and find what interests you. Be part of our diverse and friendly community in the vibrant capital.

Get course advice

If you need help planning your study, get in touch to ask questions or to book a course planning appointment.

Find something to study

Search for a subject you’re interested in and start your journey at Victoria University of Wellington.

Students from Victoria experiment with light and movement on Wellington's waterfront.

Living in Wellington

Compact, diverse and lively, Wellington is ideal for student life. Hear our students talk about why they love living in the capital city.

Find out more about Wellington

Our national and global rankings

We are New Zealand’s number one university for intensity of high-quality research and consistently rank among the world’s best universities.

Our University at a glance
QS Stars badge - five star plus overall rating for excellence 2019