Victoria University of Wellington (VUW) is ranked in the top 2% of universities worldwide and is New Zealand’s top ranked university for intensity of high-quality research. VUW has an outstanding academic community and offers all students a high-quality learning and teaching environment. Our courses and degrees are internationally recognised and consistently rank highly in the QS World Rankings. We are currently ranked 223 in the world and are in the top 100 universities in 11 subjects.
We provide qualifications at all levels of study—from pathway to PhD—across eight faculties: Architecture and Design, Business, Education, Engineering, Health, Humanities and Social Sciences, Law, and Science.
More than 3,700 of our 22,000 students are international, and our students come from more than 100 countries around the world. We celebrate diversity and a strong global outlook. International students can expect a warm welcome.