School of Engineering and Computer Science

Welcome to the School of Engineering and Computer Science.

Today’s digital engineers and computer scientists understand, design and creatively apply emerging and established technology to solve problems in our modern world.

Our innovative and flexible programmes will prepare you to take your place in this exciting area. Students from around New Zealand and around the world find a warm welcome here.

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Coming Events

Nov11Seminar Greening Core, Data Centre and Content Distribution Networks

Speaker: Prof. Jaafar Elmirghani, University of Leeds, UK
Date: Tuesday 11th November 2014
Time: 11:00 AM
Venue: AM101, Alan MacDiarmid 101 More »

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Latest News

21 Oct 2014 - 22:25Fighting cyber-crime one app at a time
This summer Victoria University of Wellington will be home to four Singaporean students researching cyber threats. The students have been working with Dr Ian Welch, a lecturer in Victoria’s school of ... More »
16 Oct 2014 - 10:30Music and the Machine
Musical machines and robots will take over Victoria University of Wellington’s Hub this Friday. Following the success of last year’s event, the Sonic Arts and Engineering Showcase brings together 20 ... More »

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Daniel Tomicek

Daniel Tomicek “It’s amazing how much this degree has changed me, because now I’m doing presentations all the time,” says the fifth-year engineering student. “I’m even tutoring a first year course, so my communication skills have definitely improved.” Watch Daniel's story


Robby Lopez, Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) student

When Robby Lopez chose Victoria, he never imagined he’d one day be preparing for an international competition by trying to figure out why his robot caught fire. Watch Robby’s story.

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