Helpful resources to assist you with giving advice to your students on planning school subjects, choosing a degree and gaining admission.

Planning degrees and courses

Visit our planning your courses and careers section for information on:

  • course and degree planning—explains the range of study options from degrees to majors and minors
  • career options—to help your students to start thinking about what careers they might want to get into after completing their degree
  • planning school subjects—helps students to prepare and consider what subjects they might study at school to help when they come to study at university.

Degree sheets

Use our degree information sheets when talking to students about the study options at Victoria University of Wellington.

These contain an overview of the degree, a list of recommended school subjects, information on the postgraduate opportunities available, a list of potential careers, degree examples and admission, degree, major, minor and specialisation requirements for each degree.

Choosing school subjects

Download the planning ahead—recommended subjects sheet to help with choosing the right school subjects.

NCEA/University Entrance

You may find our Guide to NCEA/University Entrance useful with parent and whānau groups. It explains NCEA/University Entrance and admission to Victoria University of Wellington.

Keep in touch with us

Victoria Update

Victoria Update is our quarterly newsletter for careers advisers and principals.

Victoria Connect

Victoria Connect an e-newsletter for Year 12 and 13 students, which is distributed directly to individual students on our database, as well as to all school careers advisers, about four times a year. It features student-focused items of interest.

Accommodation reference form

Give a reference using the Accommodation Common Confidential Reference form now used by all universities.