Programmes and courses

We offer a range of programmes for anyone looking to study at university for the first time, further their studies and career, or retrain in a new profession.

Undergraduate degrees

Some of our undergraduate degrees are flexible, while others are quite specialised. Look at our study options and get to know how degrees are structured.

Postgraduate programmes

Choose from certificates, diplomas, Honours, Master’s, PhD and doctoral degrees—there’s a programme that’s right for you to advance your skills and knowledge.

Explore undergraduate subjects

With more than 100 undergraduate subjects available, browse our list to find subjects you enjoy and that match your career goals.

Explore postgraduate subjects

Discover our wide range of specialist subjects for postgraduate study.

Study in Trimester 2

Start your studies in July—more than 60 of our programmes welcome new students in Trimester 2, and there are nearly 900 courses on offer.

Study in Trimester 3

Explore new interests, expand your knowledge, or fast-track your qualification. Study in Trimester 3 at Te Herenga Waka—Victoria University of Wellington.

Course finder

Search our courses to find out the content, timings, fees, and teaching details of the courses you want to take for your programme.

Online courses

Search or browse for online courses available at Te Herenga Waka—Victoria University of Wellington, and find out when they are offered.

Limited entry

Some courses and qualifications have a limit on the number of students they can admit.

Short courses and non-degree programmes

Take courses for personal interest or professional development. There are also introductory courses and programmes to prepare students for degree-level study.