Welcome from the Vice-Chancellor

Find out more about Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand’s globally ranked capital city university, and all that it has to offer.

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Our national and global rankings

We are New Zealand's top ranked university for research quality and consistently rank among the world’s best universities.

Victoria at a glance

Distinguished Alumni Award winner

“I hope what I did with the last 13 or 14 years was to make things better for athletes of the world. That’s probably what I would like to be known for.” — David Howman

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