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Victoria University of Wellington

  • QS World University Rankings
    223
  • QS Stars
    5+
  • StatusPublic
  • Research OutputVery High
  • Student/Faculty Ratio16
  • ScholarshipsYes
  • International Students3,668
  • SizeL
  • Total Faculty1,104

+ 22 others shortlisted this university

+ 23 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 #223 in QS Global World Rankings 2021.

QS World University Rankings

  • 2012
    #237
  • 2013
    #=265
  • 2014
    #=275
  • 2015
    #=229
  • 2016
    #=228
  • 2018
    #219
  • 2019
    #=221
  • 2020
    #215
  • 2021
    #223

Ranking criteria

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Overall
48.4
Academic Reputation
31.8
Employer Reputation
12.3
Faculty Student Ratio
35.2
Citations per Faculty
99.6
International Faculty Ratio
54.3
International Students Ratio

Student & Staff

Total students
17,775

22%
78%

International students
3,668

39%
61%

Total faculty staff
1,104

526
578

Total students
17,775

22%
78%

International students
3,668

39%
61%

Total faculty staff
1,104

578
526
2021
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Scholarships

Yes
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