New Zealand

Victoria University of Wellington

101–125 th
Arts & humanities 2018
401–500 th
World University Rankings 2018

Victoria University of Wellington

About Victoria University of Wellington

The Victoria University of Wellington was established in 1897 and was named after Queen Victoria as this was the year of the 60th anniversary of her coronation.

The university has three campuses across Wellington: Kelburn, Pipitea and Te Aro. The Victoria Business School also offers courses at an Auckland premise. The university also teaches a joint programme from premises at a partner university in Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam.

There are courses at both an undergraduate and a postgraduate level, most recently adding a number of taught masters to the suite of programmes on offer.

Students at the university produce a weekly magazine called Salient, which focuses on students news and the university itself.

The university has its own art gallery, the Adam Art Gallery on the Kelburn Campus.

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Key statistics

  • 20%
    Percentage of International Students
  • 56 : 44
    Student Ratio of Females to Males
  • 17,086
    Number of Students
  • 19.8
    No. of students per staff
Based on data collected for the 2018 World University Rankings

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