With a focus on the digital world, we combine the best of electronics and software to fully equip you for a professional career in this rapidly developing area.

Our industry-focused programmes will start you on practical projects while learning the current theory—help make robots to explore damaged buildings, design large scale networks or develop mobile communication systems.

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Computer Graphics

Gain the technical skills you need to create computer graphics for film and television, computer games and the web.

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  • Computer Graphics

Electronics and Computer Systems

From smartphones to drones—study Electronics and Computer Systems at Victoria and learn to design and build the systems that are shaping our world.

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  • Electronic and Computer Systems
  • Electronic and Computer System Engineering

Networking and Security

Study Networking and Security and learn to design and build strong, safe information networks.

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  • Network Engineering

Software and Computer Science

Study Software Engineering and Computer Science and be at the forefront of the information revolution.

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  • Computer Science
  • Software Engineering

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Dean of Engineering, Dale Carnegie receives a Teaching Excellence Award—one of the highest teaching honours in the profession.

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    A team of Victoria University of Wellington researchers is hoping to use their technology to help build the world’s first hybrid electric jet plane. Victoria’s Robinson Research Institute is an international leader in the field of superconductivity—a key mechanism needed to develop cleaner aviation technologies, says principal engineer and Deputy Director Dr Rod Badcock. “Flying is the most climate ...

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  • Welcoming Fanglue Zhang to Computer Graphics

    The School of Engineering and Computer Science (ECS) is delighted to welcome Dr Fanglue Zhang who has arrived from China to take up the position of computer graphics lecturer. Fanglue holds a doctoral degree from Tsinghua University where he subsequently spent two years as a post doctoral researcher. His research interests include computer graphics, computational photography, and image and video analysis ...

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