Victoria University is ranked number one in New Zealand for research quality, and is proud to offer a world-class education, taught by professors who are experts in their fields. The programmes on offer have a close connection to their respective industry and work with Wellington’s business, government and scientific research communities to give students the best chance of succeeding in their careers upon graduation.
Situated in Wellington, Victoria University is one of New Zealand's oldest institutions, is often recognised for its academic excellence and is ranked among the top two percent of the world's universities (2018 QS World University Rankings). The University has three campuses spread across Wellington.
A Careers and Employment team are on hand to help students make the most of their studies and work towards achieving their career goals and ambitions. As well as chatting on a one-to-one basis with a careers consultant, students can drop by to get advice on their CV, as well as attending workshops and logging in to the online Careers Hub to manage their progress.
Victoria University students have the opportunity to study abroad in another different country as part of their degree. There are currently 26 countries to choose from, including Canada, Mexico, Denmark and Hong Kong.
Students are supported throughout their time studying by a variety of services, which focus on things such as additional study help, support for disabled students, a dedicated service for international students, confidential counselling and advice on health and wellbeing.
In their spare time, students have the chance to get involved in one of the many clubs and societies ran across the institution, which range from special-interest groups to sports teams. These provide a great opportunity to meet new people and settle into new surroundings.