Faculty of Graduate Research

Faculty of Graduate Research

Looking for information about a doctoral degree at Victoria University? You’re in the right place!

Whether you’re considering doctoral study, you’re already enrolled, or you’re supervising doctoral students, we’re here to help.

Events

Aug25Information EventsPhD Orientation
Date: 25 August 2015
Time: 9.30 am
Venue: AM102, Alan MacDiarmid Building, Kelburn Campus
Our orientation programme is designed to get your PhD study at VUW off to the… Read more
Aug28Information EventsInternational PhD Orientation
Date: 28 August 2015
Time: 9.30 am
Venue: KK203, Kirk Building, Kelburn Campus
Our orientation programme is designed to get your PhD study at VUW off to the… Read more

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News

21 April 2015 Chemistry student wins Australasian Rheology Award
PhD student Davoud Zare has received $2,500 as the winner of the ‘Howard See Young Rheologist Travel Award’ from the Australian Society of Rheology (ASR). Read more
13 January 2015 What workplace emails reveal about culture
Most of us use emails at work without so much as a second thought—but new research from Victoria University of Wellington shows a range of socio-cultural forces govern what and how we write. Read more
7 January 2015 Iwi connections important for ‘urban’ Māori
Many Māori who migrated to Wellington 50 years ago still don’t consider the city “home”, new research from Victoria University of Wellington reveals. Read more

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Scholarships

Victoria has a range of funding options available for PhD students. Both New Zealand and international students are eligible to apply for Victoria scholarships.

How to Apply to do a PhD

There are three application deadlines per year: 1 March, 1 July, and 1 November. Read our guide to the application process »