About Victoria

Victoria University is one of New Zealand’s oldest and most prestigious tertiary institutions with a proud tradition of academic excellence.

The University’s mission is to undertake excellent research, teaching and public engagement in the service of local, national, regional and global communities.

Our vision is for Victoria University to be a world-leading capital city university and one of the great global-civic universities.

We are creating a student experience that is second to none. We seek to engage students as active and lifelong members of an inclusive and supportive community of higher learning through an outstanding academic, social, and cultural experience that equips them to make a significant contribution to local, national, and international communities.

Victoria is commitment to producing confident graduates whose critical thinking, creativity and highly developed communication skills prepare them for dynamic career outcomes and global citizenship.

Our digital future

One of Victoria’s areas of academic distinctiveness is Spearheading our digital futures.

Victoria University will be a leader in imagining and exploring the possibilities of a digital age.

We have the knowledge and capability to design technologies that will enable a digital future, the expertise to understand and communicate what a digital future will mean for individuals, organisations and society and a mandate to prepare young people to be educated citizens in a digital society.