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PhD and doctoral applications

Our step-by-step guide will take you through the process of applying to do a PhD or named doctorate.

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Admissions

Admission is based on previous qualifications and results. You’ll need to meet one of the admission types to gain entry to Victoria University of Wellington.

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Steps to apply

If you’re a new student and want to study at Victoria University of Wellington, follow our steps to apply and get prepared before you start university.

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  • Your Offer of Study

    To confirm your enrolment, you need to accept your Offer of Study and provide some documentation.

  • Send your documentation

    To complete your enrolment, you may need to provide documentation like your proof of identity and academic record.

  • Student ID cards

    Once you've enrolled, apply for your student ID before you start at Victoria University of Wellington.

Declined admission

If you’ve applied to study and have been declined admission, entry into some courses, or waitlisted—find out what your options are.

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Enrolment terms and conditions

Read the terms and conditions that apply to your enrolment application.

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