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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

+ 140 others shortlisted this university

+ 141 others shortlisted this university

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Victoria University of Wellington consistently ranks among the world's best universities. In 2021/2022 it was ranked 236 in the QS World University Rankings, and is one of only 13 universities in the world to hold the maximum 5 Stars Plus in the QS Stars rating of excellence and five stars in each of eight categories —arts and culture, discipline ranking and accreditations, employability, facilities, inclusiveness, internationalisation, research, and teaching.

Wellington’s University aims to produce graduates whose learning has been developed inside and outside of the classroom, experientially, and informed by a global perspective. There are nine faculties, eight of which conduct teaching and research—Architecture and Design Innovation, Education, Engineering, Health, Humanities and Social Sciences, Law, Science and Business and Government.

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Victoria University of Wellington consistently ranks among the world's best universities. In 2021/2022 it was ranked 236 in the QS World University Rankings, and is one of only 13 universities in the world to hold the maximum 5 Stars Plus in the QS Stars rating of excellence and five stars in each of eight categories —arts and culture, discipline ranking and accreditations, employability, facilities, inclusiveness, internationalisation, research, and teaching.

Wellington’s University aims to produce graduates whose learning has been developed inside and outside of the classroom, experientially, and informed by a global perspective. There are nine faculties, eight of which conduct teaching and research—Architecture and Design Innovation, Education, Engineering, Health, Humanities and Social Sciences, Law, Science and Business and Government.

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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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