Victoria boasts a number of internationally recognised academics who are passionate about their subjects and enhancing the student experience at Victoria by imparting their knowledge and skills in an interactive and engaging way. Victoria University has eight teaching faculties: Architecture and Design, Education, Engineering, Health, Humanities and Social Sciences, Law, Science, and Victoria Business School and has offered an outstanding academic, social and cultural experience to students since 1899.
Overall, Victoria is in the top 2 percent of the world's 18,000 universities. In 2017, Victoria ranked 219 in the QS World University Ranking.
In 14 subject areas, we are among the top 1 percent of the world's universities (2017 QS World University Rankings by Subject).
Victoria is ranked 46th in the world in Law and in the top 100 universities in six other subjects: Accounting and Finance, Education, English Language and Literature, Geography, Performing Arts and Psychology.
Victoria Business School is one of an elite group of commerce faculties worldwide that hold the Triple Crown of international accreditations of EQUIS, AACSB (Business) and AMBA.
Victoria University has over 21,000 students, including over 3,400 international students from more than 100 countries.
Campuses and research institutes
Victoria has three main campuses in Wellington, all within walking distance of each other in the central city.
We also have premises in Auckland and we teach a joint programme from premises at a partner university in Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam.
In addition to the main campuses, we have a number of research centres and institutes.