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Victoria University of Wellington

Victoria University of Wellington PO Box 600 Wellington,
New Zealand View map
New Zealand
#=223
Public
Very High
17,775
Yes
1,104
3,668

Overview

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.

University Highlights

Victoria University of Wellington is one of the top Public universities in Wellington, New Zealand. It is ranked #=223 in QS Global World Rankings 2021.

Total students - 17,775

22%
78%

International students - 3,668

61%
39%

Total faculty staff - 1,104

526
578

Total students - 17,775

22%
78%

International students - 3,668

61%
39%

Total faculty staff - 1,104

578
526

Scholarships

Yes
The Scholarships above offer some form of financial aid to prospective students. Please always check the specific requirements and restrictions on scholarship availability.
2020
QS Stars is a rating system that helps you select the right university based on your interests. It provides a detailed look at an institution, identifying which universities rate highest in the specific topics that matter to you, like facilities, graduate employability, social responsibility, inclusiveness, and more.

QS Stars Ratings for Victoria University of Wellington

For more in-depth information about QS Stars, please click here.

Campus Locations

English language requirements

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