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Kelburn, Wellington 6012

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Number of Students: 22,000

Internationals: 3,500

Year established: 1897

QS World University Ranking: 219

Victoria University of Wellington

Victoria University is located in Wellington and welcomes 21,000 students every year, including 2,800 international students from 80 countries. The university is internationally renowned for the quality of its courses and degree programs and is a world leader in research.

Victoria University of Wellington ranks in the top 40 of the world’s best 18,000 universities in the world for law, top 60 in the world for arts and humanities and top 83 in social sciences and management. The other two subjects to be ranked in the top 40 are within Victoria Business School – hospitality & leisure management, part of Tourism Management program, is ranked 28 in the world, and library management, within the Information Studies program, is ranked at 40.

  • Accounting
  • Business
  • Economics
  • Law
  • Architectural Studies and Building Science
  • Education and Teaching
  • Design, Film and Media
  • Engineering and Digital Technologies
  • Environmental Science
  • Marine Biology and Conservation 
  • Tourism Management
  • Health
  • Mathematics and Statistics
  • Science
  • Social Science
  • Politics and Public Policy

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