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Victoria University of Wellington

  • QS World University Rankings
    =236
  • QS Stars
    5+
  • StatusPublic
  • Research OutputVery High
  • Student/Faculty Ratio16
  • ScholarshipsYes
  • International Students3,668
  • SizeL
  • Total Faculty1,124

+ 51 others shortlisted this university

+ 52 others shortlisted this university

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Victoria University of Wellington is not only the number one ranked university in New Zealand for research quality it is located in the capital city of New Zealand. As a capital city university, Victoria has strong links with government departments and agencies, international agencies, industries, regional and local government, iwi and environmental organisations, as well as some of New Zealand’s major research institutes.

Victoria consistently ranks among the world's best universities, in 2015/12016 it was ranked 229 equal in the QS World University Rankings and in 2015 it received five stars from QS Stars University Rating in each of the eight caterories.

Victoria aims to produce graduates whose learning has been developed inside and outside of the classroom, experientially, and informed by a global perspective. There nine faculties, seven of which conduct teaching and research—Architecture and Design, Education, Engineering, Humanities and Social Sciences, Law, Science and Victoria Business School.

About

Victoria University of Wellington is not only the number one ranked university in New Zealand for research quality it is located in the capital city of New Zealand. As a capital city university, Victoria has strong links with government departments and agencies, international agencies, industries, regional and local government, iwi and environmental organisations, as well as some of New Zealand’s major research institutes.

Victoria consistently ranks among the world's best universities, in 2015/12016 it was ranked 229 equal in the QS World University Rankings and in 2015 it received five stars from QS Stars University Rating in each of the eight caterories.

Victoria aims to produce graduates whose learning has been developed inside and outside of the classroom, experientially, and informed by a global perspective. There nine faculties, seven of which conduct teaching and research—Architecture and Design, Education, Engineering, Humanities and Social Sciences, Law, Science and Victoria Business School.

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University highlights

Victoria University of Wellington is one of the top Public universities in Kelburn, Wellington, New Zealand. It is ranked #=236 in QS Global World Rankings 2022.

QS World University Rankings

  • 2012
    #237
  • 2014
    #=265
  • 2015
    #=275
  • 2016
    #=229
  • 2017
    #=228
  • 2018
    #219
  • 2019
    #=221
  • 2020
    #215
  • 2021
    #223
  • 2022
    #=236

Ranking criteria

39.6
Overall
46.7
Academic Reputation
37.5
Citations per Faculty
34.5
Employer Reputation
11
Faculty Student Ratio
99.8
International Faculty Ratio
52.4
International Students Ratio

Student & Staff

Total students
18,006

21%
79%

International students
3,668

39%
61%

Total faculty staff
1,124

533
591

Total students
18,006

21%
79%

International students
3,668

39%
61%

Total faculty staff
1,124

591
533
2021
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Scholarships

Yes
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